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  • Accelerated tax deduction measures welcomed by cotton growers

    Thursday, 28th May 2015 // Breaking News, Media Releases, Featured // Comments (0)

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  • Australian cotton grower tarpaulins at work in cyclone-ravaged Vanuatu

    Thursday, 21st May 2015 // Cotton Matters, Media Releases, Featured // Comments (0)

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  • Cotton Matters 20 May 2015

    Tuesday, 19th May 2015 // Cotton Matters, Featured // Comments (0)

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  • Cotton Australia represents industry at fashion diplomacy roundtable

    Monday, 18th May 2015 // Cotton Matters, Featured // Comments (0)

    As part of its international promotion program, Cotton Australia recently represented the Australian cotton industry at the fashion diplomacy roundtable chaired by the Minister for Foreign Affairs, Julie Bishop. The event explored how Australian fashion can be promoted on the international stage with support from the Australian Government. Read more »

  • Record yields for the 2014-15 Australian cotton season

    Monday, 18th May 2015 // Cotton Matters // Comments (0)

    Excellent growing conditions in many Australian cotton growing valleys has led to record yields as this season’s harvest progresses. Read more »

  • New, convenient way to register for myBMP

    Monday, 18th May 2015 // Cotton Matters, Featured // Comments (0)

    Growers can now access a new, convenient way to register for the industry’s myBMP (Best Management Practices) program and access the crucial resources and many benefits of the myBMP program. Read more »

  • Cotton Australia proud to announce 2015 undergrad scholarship recipients

    Monday, 18th May 2015 // Cotton Matters // Comments (0)

    Cotton Australia congratulates the five students awarded scholarships as a part of the Final Year Undergraduate Project Scholarships. The Queensland and NSW students are undertaking a final year university research project relating to the cotton industry. Read more »

  • Irrigation research project aims to boost profitability

    Monday, 18th May 2015 // Cotton Matters // Comments (0)

    The ‘Smarter irrigation for profit’ research project - which aims to improve the profit of cotton, dairy, rice and sugar irrigators - has been announced as a part of the Australian Government’s Rural R&D for Profit program. The project, to be rolled out across 19 irrigator-managed demonstration sites, aims to improve the profit of each irrigator by $20,000-40,000 per annum. Read more »

  • Dr Greg Constable: ICAC 2015 Researcher of the Year Award recipient

    Monday, 18th May 2015 // Cotton Matters // Comments (0)

    The International Cotton Advisory Committee (ICAC) has announced that Dr Greg Constable, of the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), Australia, has been selected as the recipient of the ICAC Cotton Researcher of the Year for 2015. Read more »

  • PIEFA’s new online primary industry teaching resources launched

    Monday, 18th May 2015 // Cotton Matters // Comments (0)

    The Primary Industries Education Foundation’s (PIEFA) new primary industries online education resources and videos have been launched by Federal Minister for Education and Training, Christopher Pyne at a school in Adelaide. Cotton Australia was one of a number of primary industry organisations that worked with PIEFA to align the 17 new units of enquiry and 34 related videos with the Australian Curriculum. Read more »