Cotton market teleconference will focus on USDA reports - Aug. 11, 2017

Jarral Neeper, president of Calcot, is the guest speaker.

The Ag Market Network will host a free cotton market teleconference on Friday, August 11, at 7:30 a.m. CDT, when a panel of cotton experts will discuss global cotton production, crop conditions, domestic demand, exports, and government policy.

The guest speaker is Jarral Neeper, president of Calcot, the California-based cotton cooperative. He will lead the discussion of the latest USDA Crop Production and Supply and Demand reports and will discuss how high cotton prices can go.

Also joining Neeper will be a marketing panel that includes: Dr. O.A. Cleveland, professor emeritus, Mississippi State University; Dr. John Robinson, professor and Extension specialist/cotton marketing at Texas A & M University; Kip Butts, Senior Cotton Analyst and Director of Energy Services with Informa Economics; and Patrick McClatchy, executive director, Ag Market Network.

To listen live, call (712) 775-7085 and enter code 969119.

Listen to an archived recording at

During the program, questions may be submitted via Facebook (AgMarketNetwork) or Twitter (@AgMarketNetwork).

The Ag Market Network provides free agriculture market news, analysis and advice to all those involved in the ag community.

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