News Archive 2018

  • CGA windows for Silverleaf Whitefly

    Tuesday, 23rd January 2018 // Breaking News, Cotton Matters // Comments (0)

    Industry data from Silverleaf Whitefly (SLW) resistance monitoring showed an increase in pyriproxyfen (e.g. Admiral) resistance for the 2016-17 cotton season. Read more »

  • Minister opens new Cotton Australia office

    Tuesday, 23rd January 2018 // Breaking News, Cotton Matters, Featured // Comments (0)

    Newly appointed Queensland Minister for Agricultural Industry Development and Fisheries, the Hon Mark Furner, discussed several issues of importance to cotton growers when he formally opened Cotton Australia’s new Toowoomba office last week. Read more »

  • Cotton Australia tackling spray drift in multiple valleys

    Tuesday, 23rd January 2018 // Breaking News, Cotton Matters, Featured // Comments (0)

    With reports of widespread damage to cotton from spray drift in the Macquarie Valley, Darling Downs and Northern and Southern NSW, Cotton Australia’s spray drift campaign has been turbo-charged. Read more »

  • Job opportunity: Communications Officer

    Friday, 12th January 2018 // Breaking News, Featured // Comments (0)

    Want to join one of the best ag representative organisations in the country? Cotton Australia is looking for a Communications Officer. Read more »

  • Cotton Matters - 10 January, 2018

    Tuesday, 9th January 2018 // Cotton Matters // Comments (0)

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  • USO welcome, focus must now be on cost

    Tuesday, 9th January 2018 // Breaking News, Cotton Matters // Comments (0)

    Cotton Australia has welcomed the Australian Government’s response to the Productivity Commission Inquiry into the Telecommunications Universal Service Obligation (USO) released in December 2017. The USO is a long-standing safeguard that ensures all Australians have access to a voice only Standard Telephone Service and payphones. Read more »

  • Concerned cotton growers call emergency meeting re: spray drift

    Wednesday, 3rd January 2018 // Breaking News, Media Releases, Featured // Comments (0)

    The Walgett Cotton Growers’ Association (CGA) has called an emergency meeting to discuss the impact of spray drift, and agronomic strategies to recover damaged cotton crops, in northern NSW. Read more »