News Archive 2012

  • Cotton Matters - 20 December 2012

    Thursday, 20th December 2012 // Breaking News // Comments (0)

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  • CALGARY STAMPEDE

    Thursday, 20th December 2012 // Breaking News, Cotton Matters // Comments (0)

    Bayer CropScience and the Future Farmers Network (FFN) have partnered to provide Australia’s agricultural youth the opportunity to participate in the Youth Ag Summit hosted by 4-H Canada, a rural youth organisation, from August 19 to 25, 2013 in Calgary, Canada. Read more »

  • Cotton Transport Update

    Thursday, 20th December 2012 // Breaking News, Cotton Matters // Comments (0)

    Cotton Australia continues to work closely with both the NSW and Queensland Governments to address a range of cotton transport issues. Read more »

  • ENVIRONMENTAL REPORT CARD IN

    Thursday, 20th December 2012 // Breaking News, Cotton Matters, Featured // Comments (0)

    Cotton Australia's Angela Bradburn participated in an industry steering committee that oversaw the third industry-wide environmental assessment undertaken by the cotton industry since 1991, carried out independently by the Canberra-based consultancy firm Inovact. an industry steering committee oversaw the third industry-wide environmental assessment undertaken by the cotton industry since 1991, carried out independently by the Canberra-based consultancy firm Inovact. Read more »

  • COTTON ON THE COAST

    Thursday, 20th December 2012 // Breaking News, Cotton Matters // Comments (0)

    The next Art4griculture cotton school to be featured as part of the ArchiBull competition is Wyong High School, a school of 816 students near Gosford. Read more »

  • ELECTRICITY CHARGES SHOCK

    Thursday, 20th December 2012 // Breaking News, Cotton Matters // Comments (0)

    Some Queensland irrigators are facing electricity price escalations in excess of 300%, unless a current inquiry recommends significant changes to tariff structures and transitional arrangements. Read more »

  • Planted Area Confirmed

    Thursday, 20th December 2012 // Breaking News, Cotton Matters, Featured // Comments (0)

    This week Monsanto provided data to Cotton Australia from their recently completed planting audits that validated Cotton Australia’s previous planting estimates. Read more »

  • Siphon Irrigation Course

    Thursday, 20th December 2012 // Breaking News, Cotton Matters // Comments (0)

    Cotton Australia, with the help of an advisory group of growers, irrigators and DAFF QLD, have developed a short course that can be used for seasonal labour to introduce them to furrow irrigation. It includes a presentation, content and a list of suggested practical activities. Read more »

  • GLOBAL COTTON SITUATION REVIEW

    Thursday, 20th December 2012 // Breaking News, Cotton Matters // Comments (0)

    The International Cotton Advisory Committee (ICAC) has issued a review of the world cotton situation. Read more »

  • NEW WORKERS COURSE

    Thursday, 20th December 2012 // Breaking News, Cotton Matters // Comments (0)

    A three-day course for workers new to the industry or overseas backpackers on work visas seeking seasonal work in the cropping industry will be offered through Moree TAFE Agricultural Skills Centre (4 kms north of Moree on Newell Highway) in 2013. Read more »