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  • Industry-sponsored Nuffield Scholar announced

    Tuesday, 19th September 2017 // Cotton Matters, Featured // Comments (0)

    Luke McKay from Kununurra, Western Australia received a Nuffield Scholarship last night at an event in Darwin. Supported by Cotton Australia and Cotton Research and Development Corporation (CRDC), Luke’s research will focus on issues relevant to tropical cotton-growing systems such as double cropping, rotation crops, irrigation methods, staff requirements, machinery requirements, and resource and environmental management. Read more »

  • Cotton Matters 20 September 2017

    Tuesday, 19th September 2017 // Cotton Matters, Featured // Comments (0)

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  • Funding available: Queensland water efficiency projects – apply now

    Monday, 18th September 2017 // Cotton Matters // Comments (0)

    Cotton Australia has been awarded a $100,000 grant from the Queensland Government as part of its Rural Water Use Efficiency – Irrigation Futures: 2017-18 Program. Under the program, Cotton Australia can offer growers grants of up to $10,000 to purchase water use efficiency technology or services. Read more »

  • Register now: spray workshops across NSW

    Tuesday, 12th September 2017 // Cotton Matters // Comments (0)

    Growers, agronomists and spray applicators are encouraged to register now for spray workshops to be held next week across NSW. The workshops are run by Mary O'Brien Rural Enterprises and are fully supported by FMC Crop Protection. Read more »

  • Jeanswest Australian cotton range launched at media event in Sydney

    Thursday, 7th September 2017 // Cotton Matters, Featured // Comments (0)

    Cotton Australia CEO Adam Kay helped launch the new Jeanswest Australian cotton range on September 6, 2017, in Sydney (available to purchase from September 19). Read more »

  • Cotton Matters 6 September 2017

    Monday, 4th September 2017 // Cotton Matters, Featured // Comments (0)

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  • Iconic Australian brand backs Australian cotton

    Monday, 4th September 2017 // Cotton Matters, Featured // Comments (0)

    It’s been more than a decade since Bonds stopped production of clothing here in Australia – but now Australian cotton is back, bigger and better than ever. The iconic Australian brand has recently launched a new range of men’s and women’s t-shirts made from Australian cotton, backed by a massive marketing campaign featuring a range of celebrities and some of our very own cotton industry talent. Read more »

  • Darling Downs cotton grower welcomed to Cotton Australia Board

    Friday, 1st September 2017 // Breaking News, Media Releases // Comments (0)

    Darling Downs cotton grower Matt McVeigh has been appointed a member of Cotton Australia's Board. Read more »

  • Industry responds to Lateline attack on irrigators

    Friday, 1st September 2017 // Breaking News, Media Releases // Comments (0)

    Irrigator groups have expressed disappointment at the lack of objectivity shown on ABC’s Lateline show last night (31/8/17), which alleged the Murray Darling Basin Plan was at risk due to an irrigated farming operation in Queensland’s Border Rivers area. Read more »

  • Cotton welcomes Qld Government water use efficiency grant

    Thursday, 31st August 2017 // Breaking News, Media Releases // Comments (0)

    Cotton Australia has welcomed a Queensland Government initiative to invest in water infrastructure on the state's farms. Read more »