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  • Cotton Matters 29 October 2014

    Tuesday, 28th October 2014 // Cotton Matters, Featured // Comments (0)

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  • Aussie cotton showcased at international fabric fair

    Tuesday, 28th October 2014 // Cotton Matters, Featured // Comments (0)

    A Cotton Australia delegation of growers, directors, staff and the Australian Cotton Shippers Association last week attended the massive Shanghai Intertextile Trade Fair to showcase Australian cotton to the global textile supply chain. Read more »

  • Big week for cotton and ag education in the Riverina

    Monday, 27th October 2014 // Cotton Matters // Comments (0)

    Farmers, industry and educators came together from October 13-16 to engage with secondary school students and showcase career opportunities in cotton and agriculture. In a big week for the Riverina, Cotton Australia proudly supported the MIA (Murrumbidgee Irrigation Area) AG Inspirations and Tuppal Food & Fibre Festival events. Read more »

  • Cotton conversation to head north

    Monday, 27th October 2014 // Cotton Matters // Comments (0)

    Cotton Australia and industry representatives will speak at the first annual Northern Australia Food Futures conference to be held in Darwin from November 3-5, 2014. The event, run by NT Farmers, is aimed at generating focussed discussion on northern agriculture development policies. Read more »

  • Cotton Australia tackling energy costs for irrigation

    Monday, 27th October 2014 // Cotton Matters, Featured // Comments (0)

    Cotton Australia Policy Officer Leah Ross recently presented at the 2014 Annual Energy Users Association of Australia (EUAA) Conference held in Melbourne from October 13-14. The event provided an opportunity for the cotton industry to discuss energy use in irrigated agriculture, and the industry’s efforts to maximise efficiencies. Read more »

  • Cotton growers move to protect new season crop from Phenoxy 2,4-D

    Friday, 17th October 2014 // Breaking News, Media Releases, Featured // Comments (0)

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  • Cotton Matters 15 October 2014

    Monday, 13th October 2014 // Cotton Matters, Featured // Comments (0)

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  • Murrumbidgee students engage first-hand with local food and fibre industries

    Monday, 13th October 2014 // Cotton Matters // Comments (0)

    Cotton Australia is proud to be one of the many supporters of MIA Ag Inspirations Camp which runs from 13-17 October, 2014. The camp provides students in years 9, 10 and 11 from across the Murrumbidgee to engage first-hand with the region’s food and fibre industries and the extensive range of career pathways and opportunities spanning agriculture, including the cotton industry. Read more »

  • Fitzroy Basin grants available now to support myBMP works on-farm

    Monday, 13th October 2014 // Cotton Matters // Comments (0)

    Grants of up to $10,000 are available now for 12 irrigators to undertake on-ground works to achieve water quality outcomes identified through the cotton myBMP program. Read more »

  • Cotton Australia meets with Queensland Government representatives to progress discussions of issues

    Monday, 13th October 2014 // Cotton Matters, Featured // Comments (0)

    Cotton Australia hosted a dinner with representatives of the Queensland Government and key agricultural allies, a great opportunity to discuss in depth issues affecting our growers, including electricity costs, water and planning. Cotton Australia was represented by Board members and key staff. Read more »