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  • Proposed planning legislation changes weaken protections for farmers: alliance

    Monday, 3rd April 2017 // Breaking News, Media Releases // Comments (0)

    Cotton Australia has joined with three other farming and rural representative groups to call on the NSW Government to fix broken and bewildering changes proposed to the state's planning legislation. Read more »

  • Cotton industry hails long-awaited ACCC inquiry into electricity pricing

    Wednesday, 29th March 2017 // Breaking News, Media Releases, Featured // Comments (0)

    Australia's cotton industry has welcomed a move by the Australian Government to direct the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) to review retail electricity prices. Read more »

  • Awards field day draws cotton growers, industry reps from across two states

    Monday, 20th March 2017 // Breaking News, Media Releases, Featured // Comments (0)

    More than 150 cotton growers and industry representatives from NSW and Queensland last week gathered to attend the Monsanto National Cotton Grower of the Year Field Day near Quirindi, NSW. Read more »

  • Kmart Australia the latest brand to take up Aussie cotton

    Tuesday, 7th March 2017 // Breaking News, Media Releases, Featured // Comments (0)

    Kmart Australia has become the latest iconic brand to include Australian cotton in its cotton sourcing strategy. Read more »

  • Southern valleys transport forums: March 27 & 28

    Tuesday, 7th March 2017 // Breaking News, Cotton Matters // Comments (0)

    Cotton Australia is running transport forums for growers and transport contractors in the southern valleys later this month. The forums will feature expert speakers from NSW Roads & Maritime Services, the National Heavy Vehicle Regulator and local Police Highway Patrol. Read more »

  • Potential for growers to save $$$ - electricity tariff trial

    Tuesday, 7th March 2017 // Breaking News, Featured // Comments (0)

    Want to better understand your electricity costs and maybe save $$$ on your farm electricity bill? Participate in Ag Tariff Trial Read more »

  • Field day to celebrate Grower Of The Year, cotton industry excellence

    Monday, 6th March 2017 // Breaking News, Media Releases, Featured // Comments (0)

    Cotton growers and industry participants from across Queensland and NSW will flock to Quirindi later this month for the annual National Cotton Grower of the Year Field Day. Read more »

  • Attend the National Grower of the Year Field Day

    Thursday, 2nd March 2017 // Breaking News, Featured // Comments (0)

    Celebrate excellence in our industry - attend the National Grower of the Year Field Day at Quirindi on March 16, 2017. Read more »

  • 2017 Cotton Industry Awards recognise industry excellence

    Monday, 27th February 2017 // Breaking News, Media Releases, Featured // Comments (0)

    Nominations have opened for the 2017 Australian Cotton Industry Awards, which recognise excellence and high achievement throughout the supply chain. Read more »

  • Congratulations to new myBMP Certified Growers

    Thursday, 23rd February 2017 // Breaking News // Comments (0)

    The myBMP team congratulates John and Ros Cameron (Bongeen, Queensland) and the team at Commins Enterprises (Whitton, NSW) on achieving myBMP certification across their farms and business operations this month. Read more »