Monthly Archives: January 2011

Farm Bill Update

  • Ledyard King reported yesterday at the Argus Leader Online (SD) that, “Get ready for some pain. “South Dakota Sens. Tim Johnson and John Thune say they welcome President Obama’s call for a five-year freeze on discretionary spending and an end to pork-barrel earmarks even though it probably will stunt – if not slice into – […]

ACSA Co-Hosts AgTC Shipper Workshop Memphis

US Rep. Jack Kingston

USDA Chief Economist J. Glauber

Sen. Stabenow

ICAC – Press Release

Record Price Surge, as 2010/11 Cotton Supply is Almost Sold Out

Relatively low world stocks of cotton; limited supply, robust demand and a very low level of uncommitted cotton caused the surge in prices in 2010/11. The Cotlook A Index surged from 86 cents per pound on August 2, 2010 to a record 186 cents per […]