Miles cotton grower develops centre pivot irrigation system to get full potential from property.
The Murray Darling Basin Authority (MDBA) has extended the deadline for submissions into the Northern Review.
More than 40mm of rain fell in the Tara district overnight, delivering a much needed soaking to Grant Borchardt’s dryland cotton crop.
Just over 17,000 hectares of irrigated and 3,200 hectares of dryland cotton has been planted in the Central Highlands area this season.
While cotton growers have welcomed the Queensland government's announcement of a $10 million regional business support package as part of its response to the Queensland Productivity Commission's Pricing Inquiry final report, they say more is needed.
On Wednesday, February 8 the Gwydir Valley Irrigators Association will be hosting its annual irrigation field day.
Dual overhead irrigation configuration has increased summer cotton crop yields for Bowenville farmer Kim Bremner.