CRDC Executive Director Dr Ian Taylor presenting the opening plenary at the 2019 Australian Cotton Research Conference: a researcher's odyssey

Taking cotton research to new heights: Cotton Research Conference

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Published: 
November 1, 2019

Cotton industry researchers looked to the future at the Australian Association of Cotton Scientists’ (AACS) 2019 conference this week, themed 'taking cotton research to new heights'. 

CRDC is proud to be a founding and continuing major sponsor of the biennial AACS cotton science conference, this year held at UNE in Armidale, with 150 leading cotton researchers converging for three days of scientific presentations. These covered digital agriculture, irrigation and water use productivity, weed control, nitrogen and nutrients, plant diseases, pests and pest management, farm systems and ecosystems, cotton fibre and post-harvest science, breeding and biotechnology. 

A full listing of session topics, speakers and abstracts can be found at: www.australiancottonscientists.org.