Planters Cotton Oil Mill, Inc. Announcements

 

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We are a cooperative cottonseed oil mill owned and operated by our member gins with our corporate office located in Pine Bluff, Arkansas.

2901 Planters Drive
Pine Bluff, Arkansas
71601

Phone 1-800-264-7070 

Main 1-870-534-3631

Fax 1-870-534-1421

 

 

Announcements:

 

Healthy living advocate Food Babe recently posted THIS negative and inaccurate characterization of cottonseed oil and cotton. Cotton Incorporated responded with a lengthy POST that respectfully pointed out the numerous factual errors in the piece, including citations. Please take time to read.


              

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Market Snapshot
Quotes retrieved on July 23, 2016, 06:06:07 PM CDT
Local Weather

Pine Bluff, Arkansas (71601)

Current Conditions: Few Clouds
Temperature: 86°F Dew point: 72°F
Humidity: 63% Pressure: 29.91 in. Hg
Wind: 4 mph From: East

Forecast

Saturday

Hi: 97°
Lo: 77°
Sunday

Hi: 94°
Lo: 77°
Monday

Hi: 95°
Lo: 76°
Tuesday

Hi: 92°
Lo: 76°
Wednesday

Hi: 93°
Lo: 75°

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Commentary
Soybeans -

Soybean futures incurred sharp losses on Friday, led by a 26 3/4 cent decline in the Sep16 contract. However, that contract was able to close 21 1/2

Wheat -

Wheat futures finished with 7 to 10 3/4 cent gains in CHI and MPLS on Friday, and up 11 1/2 to 12 1/2 cents in KC. Prices were boosted due in part

Cattle -

Live cattle futures posted gains of $1.925 to $2.425 on Friday, but front month Aug16 cattle were still down 97.5 cents on the week. Feeder futures

Lean Hogs -

Lean hog futures recorded 82.5 cent to $2.025 gains on Friday. Aug16 hogs were still down $2.65 on the week. The CME Lean Hog index for 7/20 was 51

Cotton -

Cotton futures closed 14 to 29 points lower, led by benchmark Dec16 cotton. That contract was down 160 points on the week. Managed money added

Ag Market Commentary -

Corn futures closed around a penny higher on Friday, with Dec16 corn settling at $3.41 3/4. However, front month Sep16 corn was still down 17 1/4

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