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Norman Farming to sell Border Rivers cotton, grain holdings

Guest Author, 12 September 2017

The Norman family is selling its irrigated and dryland cotton, grain and pulse-growing operation on the Queensland-New South Wales border via an international expression of interest campaign.

CSD takes next step in multi-million dollar redevelopment

Grain Central, 01 September 2017

Cotton Seed Distributors (CSD) has commenced the next step in the multimillion dollar redevelopment of its ‘Shenstone’ cotton seed processing plant and laboratory, near Wee Waa in north west NSW.

Are your cotton ratoons rampaging?

Grain Central, 28 August 2017

Ratoon cotton, which occurs when a plant survives over winter and then regrows from the old root stock, is best managed post-harvest.

Cotton website aims to support new growers

Grain Central, 08 August 2017

New cotton growers will have access to timely information to kick off the 2017/18 season with the launch of a new website, ‘Acres of Opportunity’.

Cotton awards honour high achievers

Grain Central, 28 July 2017

For the first time in the history of the Australian Cotton Industry Awards, recipients for the five categories were announced in a ceremony held in Griffith in the NSW Riverina.

Opinion: Murray Darling revelations put into perspective

Guest Author, 26 July 2017

The fundamental design of the Murray Darling Plan is good, but the implementation of the plan has a number of shortcomings, according to Dr David Adamson from The Centre for Global Food and Resources.

Exploitation claims threaten integrity of Murray Darling Plan

Grain Central, 25 July 2017

The integrity of the Murray Darling Basin Plan has been thrown into question following revelations on last night’s ABC Four Corners program of alleged illegal water extraction and back room subterfuge.

Protecting Australian cotton from Verticillium wilt

Grain Central, 25 July 2017

New research by the NSW Department of Primary Industries (DPI) will focus on the fungal disease Verticillium wilt to help the Australian cotton industry manage the risk associated with the disease.

Uri Park sells in lively southern NSW property market

Guest Author, 24 July 2017

Darlington Point property Uri Park has been sold privately by the Shaw family to a European interest for an undisclosed price.

Father-son duo fined for irrigation breach

Grain Central, 19 July 2017

A NSW father and son farming duo has been fined a combined $12,000 for breaching the conditions of water supply works approvals.