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Nigel’s nitrogen

With fertiliser, particularly nitrogen, being among the most expensive irrigated cotton production inputs, 2014…

Expensive energy

Leading NSW irrigator Scott Hogan explains why entire the industry is up in arms about the massive cost of the…

Cotton grows south

Twenty years ago Australia had only two irrigated cotton valleys in north-western NSW. Today the crop is grown…

Auscott Gin 11

Meet Daniel Draheim, the engineer who designed and project managed the construction of Auscott Limited’s Gin 11 at…

Honi Anderson -…

As cotton production on Australia’s eastern seaboard creeps further and further south each year, Cotton Australia’s…

High voltage cotton

Ben Harris’ high voltage musical tribute to cotton farming in Australia. Thanks to AC/DC, you’ve been thunderstruck.

Pump monitor

Story on pump monitors assessing the fuel efficiency on farm and relaying results for compilation to Australian…

Better the sys you…

Water use efficiency series looking at improving your current system with some structural changes in this case with…

Centre Pivot…

All machines wear over time and some may not have been installed correctly in the first place therefore its…

Scheduling

Story about the different scheduling techniques when comparing furrow irrigation with centre pivots or lateral moves.

Oxygenation of…

Plant growth can be slowed through water logging small areas near the roots in subsurface drip systems. By…

Commissioning your …

Manager of Auscott Narrabri talks importance of commissioning pressure systems to ensure they meet manufacturers…

Diesel Gas Conversions

This story looks at a cotton irrigator near Boggabri who has converted his diesel pumps from a straight diesel flow,…

Energy Assessment on…

Craig Baillie deputy Director of the NCEA at Toowoomba discusses the different assessment levels that can be…

Sally Dickinson

Cotton's regional development officers (Sally Dickinson). The primary function of the Cotton's new RDO team will be…

Geoff Hunter

The primary function of the Cotton's new RDO team will be to ensure that the latest research information is…

Alice Devlin

Cotton's regional development officers (Alice Devlin) The primary function of the Cotton's new RDO team will be to…

Cotton quality moves…

Cotton quality moves up Moree based cotton agronomist James Quinn discusses how the base grade used to measure…

On the alert

Chair of the cotton industry’s Transgenic and Insecticide Management Strategy (TIMS) Andrew Parkes says the entire…

Changes for the better

Changes for the betterChair of Gwydir Valley Cotton Growers’ Association Tony Bailey discusses the big changes that…

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