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  • Cotton Matters 26 August 2015

    Tuesday, 25th August 2015 // Cotton Matters, Featured // Comments (0)

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  • NSW mining and CSG update: Cotton Australia’s continued advocacy

    Tuesday, 25th August 2015 // Cotton Matters // Comments (0)

    Cotton Australia’s work to protect the rights of landholders and communities continues. Following recent participation in a Petroleum Access Group (PAG) forum chaired by Land and Water Commissioner, Jock Laurie, Cotton Australia has put together a snapshot of mining and CSG updates for NSW growers. Read more »

  • Electricity charge relief available in drought-affected Queensland shires

    Tuesday, 25th August 2015 // Cotton Matters // Comments (0)

    Ergon Energy provides drought relief on fixed charges associated with electricity accounts used for farming and irrigation. The relief is not automatic, and affected growers need to apply to Ergon Energy. Read more »

  • myBMP certified growers can now access Better Farming Brighter Future grants

    Monday, 24th August 2015 // Cotton Matters, Featured // Comments (0)

    Australian cotton growers who receive myBMP certification this year will again be eligible for a $2,000 (ex. GST) grant under the Better Farming Brighter Future sustainable cotton farming initiative. The grants are made available from Monsanto Australia. Read more »

  • Aussie cotton growers front and centre in major retailer’s Father’s Day campaign

    Monday, 24th August 2015 // Cotton Matters, Featured // Comments (0)

    The positive message of the Australian cotton industry’s efficiency and responsible production practices are the focus of major national retailer Target Australia’s 2015 Father’s Day campaign. Read more »

  • Dawson and Callide Valley growers welcome river health report

    Monday, 24th August 2015 // Cotton Matters // Comments (0)

    Cotton Australia and the Fitzroy Partnership for River Health led a River Health Roadshow last week to discuss new water quality reporting for surface waters across the Fitzroy Basin. Read more »

  • Biosecurity training to be held at Carrathool and Hillston

    Wednesday, 19th August 2015 // Cotton Matters, Featured // Comments (0)

    Cotton Australia invites growers, industry representatives, picking contractors and carriers to attend upcoming biosecurity training events to be held at Carrathool and Hillston. Read more »

  • New Chairman for Cotton Australia

    Friday, 14th August 2015 // Breaking News, Media Releases, Featured // Comments (0)

    Goondiwindi cotton grower Simon Corish has been elected Chairman of Cotton Australia, the peak representative body for Australia’s cotton growing industry. Read more »

  • Cotton Matters 12 August 2015

    Tuesday, 11th August 2015 // Cotton Matters, Featured // Comments (0)

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  • Cotton education stand and fashion parade prove popular with the Ekka crowds

    Tuesday, 11th August 2015 // Cotton Matters, Featured // Comments (0)

    The Australian cotton industry’s positive story is reaching thousands of Royal Queensland Show-goers at this year’s Ekka, including a large number of school students and teachers. Read more »