Opening up irrigated cotton industries in tropical WA, the Northern Territory and Queensland will boost Aussie exports says Rabobank.
The cotton industry has a record of promoting its environmental credentials, now it is doing the same regarding its social contribution.
A cotton variety with dual herbicide resistance that has been trialled in Australia since 2013 is edging closer to commercial release.
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Cotton growers in the Upper Namoi are banding together to come up with an app-based solution designed to minimise the risk of spray drift.
Once picked, Chris and Amanda Howie will consign their cargo as a backload to make the long trek to the Dalby cotton gins for processing.
Farmers would like the support of Katherine residents for plans to base the Territory's cotton industry in the town.
Cotton is being produced with significantly less water, land and insecticides than it was three decades ago.