With the increase in dryland cotton hectarages across the country, growers are urged to manage climatic risk as best as they can.
Ross Burnett, Barwin, Emerald, may have had to replant his early cotton - but he is still on a high from last year's results.
AUTHORITIES will battle immediate threats to life posed by Hurricane Harvey before assessing damage to agricultural industries.
Cotton growers from around the Central Highlands came together last night for their annual night of nights.
The Aussie cotton sector has had its share of controversy this year, but the industry peak body is confident that is in the past.