Cotton prices have been on a rollercoaster ride this past year. The start to 2021 showed a story of improved prices, which is?a dramatic change from just a year ago, as geopolitical issues also come into play.
The cotton price picture is seeing some bullish factors come into play. USDA's WASDE report on Friday?revealed higher exports - along with?a smaller crop last year -?continue?to eat into overall supplies.?
Bayer AG said on Friday it had reached an "amicable settlement" in its Monsanto unit's long-running intellectual property dispute with Indian seed maker Nuziveedu Seeds Ltd (NSL) over genetically modified cotton seeds.
The tradition of naming the Beltwide Cotton Specialist of the Year continued on with a virtual flair.
Seth Byrd, Oklahoma State University Extension Cotton Agronomist,?received?this year’s cotton specialist award.