The panel will work irrigators and both tiers of government to introduce reforms recommended by the ACCC's water markets inquiry report
A new project aiming at improving grower knowledge of spray drift through 'gamification' will be rolled out in cotton growing regions in NSW
Derryck Mickelborough's crop scored a massive 212.6 points and yielded an impressive 8.72 tonnes per hectare crop of Borlaug 100 wheat.
The ACCC says better information surrounding water markets will be essential in creating a solution to current market woes in the MDB.
North west Queensland's broadacre cropping industry is forging ahead, thanks to a swathe of plantings of cotton and cereal crops in the Julia Creek region.
Cotton biologist Demi Sargent has been recognised for her expertise and passion for protecting the cotton industry, taking home the CRDC-supported ABARES Science and Innovation 2021 award last month.
Floodplain harvesting has been relied on to help farmers bounce back from dry seasons but NSW allocations have been cut.
Cotton prices should firm in the medium term on the back of a post-COVID-19 increase in demand, but synthetics will take market share.