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  • Cotton Matters 29 July 2015

    Tuesday, 28th July 2015 // Cotton Matters, Featured // Comments (0)

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  • Electricity pricing issue raised with NSW Energy Minister during tour of cotton regions

    Tuesday, 28th July 2015 // Cotton Matters, Featured // Comments (0)

    The NSW Minister for Industry, Resources and Energy, Anthony Roberts, has been briefed by Cotton Australia, growers and researchers on issues facing the industry. They include high electricity prices faced by growers, the industry’s energy efficiency gains, and the industry’s commitment to responsible production. Minister Roberts toured the industry in the state’s western regions. Read more »

  • What does the AgVet Chemical Priority List mean for cotton?

    Tuesday, 28th July 2015 // Cotton Matters // Comments (0)

    Australia’s first AgVet Chemical Priority List, which will help deliver better access to agricultural pesticides for cotton, has been developed following the AgVet Collaborative Forum held earlier this year. The list contains 400 cross-industry priorities for key weed, pest and disease challenges that can be addressed through improved access to agricultural and veterinary chemicals. Cotton Australia Policy Officer (Research Direction & Stewardship), Dr Nicola Cottee, attended the forum in Canberra, and presented a list of key cotton pesticide gaps identified by industry researchers. Read more »

  • Register for myBMP and you could win a hand-held weather meter

    Tuesday, 21st July 2015 // Cotton Matters, Featured // Comments (0)

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  • Cotton industry forum to attract growers, industry leaders to Narrabri

    Monday, 20th July 2015 // Breaking News, Cotton Matters, Media Releases, Featured // Comments (0)

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  • Cotton Collective industry forum: registrations now open

    Monday, 20th July 2015 // Cotton Matters, Featured // Comments (0)

    Cotton Australia invites growers and industry to attend the upcoming Cotton Collective to be held on Wednesday 5 August, 2015. The event will be hosted at the Crossing Theatre, Narrabri NSW. Growers travelling to Narrabri can make the most of their time in town, with a number of major cotton industry events being held during the first week of August, including the Australian Cotton Trade Show (August 5-6), and the Cotton Australia Annual General Meeting and the Australian Cotton Industry Awards evening (August 5). The WinCott AGM and morning tea (August 6) has also been added to the event line-up. Read more »

  • Cotton Collective scholarships available to undergrad uni students

    Friday, 17th July 2015 // Cotton Matters, Featured // Comments (0)

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  • Cotton Matters 15 July 2015

    Tuesday, 14th July 2015 // Cotton Matters, Featured // Comments (0)

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  • Free to a good home: Australian cotton display

    Tuesday, 14th July 2015 // Cotton Matters // Comments (0)

    Cotton Australia’s interactive display that showcases the modern Australian cotton industry and the growers who produce the natural fibre is in need of a new home. Our educational, fun, and informative display is perfectly suited to be displayed more permanently by an Australian educational organisation, cotton gin or visitor centre. Read more »

  • Cotton Australia calls for greater rigour as NSW Integrated Mining Policy review commences

    Monday, 13th July 2015 // Cotton Matters // Comments (0)

    Cotton Australia’s submission to the NSW Government’s review of mining policies and approval processes has called for greater rigour in mining application guidelines. Read more »