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  • Spotlight Autumn: World's first cotton climate change facility (8 March 2016)

    The autumn edition of CRDC's magazine, Spotlight, is now out! This edition looks at the ground-breaking work CRDC is investing in with its research partners to develop ways to make cotton production more reliable and profitable - like the new Climate Change Facility at ACRI.Read more
  • Award for young cotton innovator! (2 March 2016)

    Yvonne Chang, a cotton research assistant with CSIRO in Narrabri, has been awarded a prestigious ABARES Science and Innovation Award for Young People in Agriculture.Read more
  • CRDC final reports now online! (1 March 2016)

    Over 1,100 final reports of RD&E projects invested in by CRDC are now available via our online library, Inside Cotton.Read more
  • Nominations open for 2016 Australian Cotton Industry Awards (16 February 2016)

    Nominations have opened for the 2016 Australian Cotton Industry Awards.Read more
  • Local CGAs receive CRDC Grassroots Grants funding (3 February 2016)

    Cotton growers across eight cotton growing valleys are set to benefit from local research projects, funded under CRDC's Grassroots Grants program.Read more
  • CRDC-supported Horizon scholar encourages other students to apply (2 February 2016)

    CRDC supported Horizon Scholar, Paul Sanderson, is encouraging other undergraduate university students to apply for the RIRDC Horizon Scholarship program.Read more
  • CottonInfo launches Birds on Cotton farms app! (1 February 2016)

    CottonInfo has today launched a Birds on Cotton Farms app, designed to help cotton growers identify the common bird species found on cotton farms, and understand how to manage their habitats.Read more
  • CRDC and CottonInfo: taking nutrition research to growers (27 January 2016)

    The cotton industry’s leading nutrition researchers will go on-farm across five cotton growing valleys in February to discuss the latest research findings with cotton growers.Read more
  • Growers, seeking your input into CRDC's annual Growing Practices survey (25 January 2016)

    CRDC's annual Cotton Growing Practices Survey has just been released for the 2015-16 season, and cotton growers are encouraged to have their say.Read more
  • Two new reports highlight cotton's on-farm practices (4 Jan 2016)

    Two recent CRDC-funded surveys - the Cotton Growing Practices survey and the CCA Cotton Consultants Survey - have shed light on on-farm cotton growing practices and attitudes.Read more
  • Merry Christmas from CRDC! (22 December 2015)

    On behalf of the Board and staff of CRDC, we wish the Australian cotton industry a merry Christmas and a prosperous New Year.Read more
  • 25 years of CRDC (20 December 2015)

    2015 marks 25 years of the Cotton Research and Development Corporation (CRDC). As 2015 draws to a close, we take a look back at 25 years of delivering research, development and extension (RD&E) outcomes for the benefit of Australia’s cotton growers, the cotton industry and the wider community. Today, the...Read more

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