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  • Australian cotton industry growing leadership capacity with new Cotton20 program

    Monday, 12th November 2018 // Breaking News, Media Releases, Featured // Comments (0)

    Applications for the Australian cotton industry’s exciting new leadership program, Cotton20, have opened. Read more »

  • Visa changes a step forward in tackling Australian agriculture’s job shortages

    Monday, 5th November 2018 // Breaking News, Media Releases, Featured // Comments (0)

    Changes to Australia’s visa program aimed at tackling labour shortages in agriculture have been welcomed by Cotton Australia. Read more »

  • Queensland growers: know your responsibilities around over-dimension trailers

    Monday, 5th November 2018 // Breaking News, Featured // Comments (0)

    Growers and contractors in Queensland intending to cart modules during the 2019 harvest are being encouraged to take steps now to have their extended trailers inspected and certified. Read more »

  • Irish Nuffield Scholar learns lessons from Cotton Australia

    Friday, 2nd November 2018 // Breaking News, Featured // Comments (0)

    A Nuffield Scholar from Ireland has turned to Cotton Australia to learn more about agricultural education. Read more »

  • Cotton Australia applauds Queensland Government’s water reform

    Tuesday, 23rd October 2018 // Breaking News, Media Releases, Featured // Comments (0)

    Cotton Australia has welcomed the passing of a new law in Queensland allowing water held in state infrastructure reserves to be made available on short-term leases. Read more »

  • New research direction and stewardship policy officer joins Cotton Australia team

    Wednesday, 17th October 2018 // Breaking News, Featured // Comments (0)

    Cotton Australia’s work advocating for growers has been strengthened by the appointment of a new policy officer. Read more »

  • Cotton Australia announces changes to its industry committee representation

    Wednesday, 10th October 2018 // Breaking News, Media Releases, Featured // Comments (0)

    The Cotton Australia Board has announced changes to its representatives on key internal and external committees, following the election of a new Chair and board members in August. Read more »

  • Cotton Australia applauds passing of Northern Basin Review through parliament

    Friday, 21st September 2018 // Breaking News, Media Releases, Featured // Comments (0)

    Cotton Australia has congratulated the Australian Parliament on passing the Northern Basin Review Amendment and restoring bi-partisan support for the Murray-Darling Basin Plan. Read more »

  • Drought assistance packages overview

    Thursday, 13th September 2018 // Breaking News, Featured // Comments (0)

    An overview of the national, New South Wales and Queensland drought assistance packages available for growers. Read more »

  • New cotton season begins with planting underway in central Queensland

    Tuesday, 11th September 2018 // Breaking News, Featured // Comments (0)

    The 2018/19 Australian cotton season is underway, with growers in Queensland’s Central Highlands busy planting this year’s crop. Read more »