A valuable research breakthrough from Macquarie Uni may lead to more heat tolerant cotton varieties.
A new crop modelling tool is set to give cotton growers a more accurate feel for what is out there in their paddocks.
A cotton disease common in South America has made its way to North America and has authorities concerned it could become a pandemic.
The drought did not stop the Cotton RDC, which oversaw $20 million in research and development investments over the past financial year.
Cotton farmers are urged to keep an eye out for pests at planting time this year, with novel pests combining with old foes to cause concern.
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.