The price increases are 'substantially greater' than those some schemes currently face.
Namoi Valley irrigators have won a tick of approval from the water compliance agency for their actions during a recent river flow.
The Labor party has promised to make major changes to the Murray-Darling Basin plan if it gains power at the federal election.
A NORTHERN NSW cotton producer has been found guilty of illegally extracting water out of the Barwon River.
Calls to ban Australian cotton exports to save water in the Murray Darling Basin have been slammed by the industry.
THE state government has reiterated the need for the Murray-Darling Basin Plan to be delivered in full, along with 3200 gigalitres of water to SA, as it releases the report from the MDB Royal Commission.