You are here

News and Events

  • Cotton and coffee: collaborating on global sustainable development goals (27 November 2018)

    CRDC R&D Manager Allan Williams is in London this week, meeting with the Better Cotton Initiative and the coffee industry to collaborate on global sustainability.Read more
  • Key CRDC achievements for 2017-18 tabled in Parliament (26 November 2018)

    The key highlights, achievements and impacts resulting from CRDC's investments in cotton RD&E during 2017-18 have today been tabled in Parliament as part of CRDC's Annual Report.Read more
  • CRDC begins recruitment for new Executive Director (23 November 2018)

    Do you have what it takes to lead our high performing, lean organisation through the dawn of an exciting transformational period in Australia’s cotton industry?Read more
  • Research advisory panels meet to discuss proposed research (21 November 2018)

    The Cotton Australia research advisory panels met in Brisbane today to review the research projects put forward for consideration under CRDC's 2019-20 investment round.Read more
  • CRDC in the news: Finney’s legacy of vision and support for a transformed cotton industry (16 November 2018)

    CRDC executive director Bruce Finney who steps down from the position in January, 2019, talks to Grain Central about the part he has played in transforming the cotton industry into one of the most switched on, dynamic sectors of Australian agriculture.Read more
  • CRDC directors go on farm with St George growers (9 November 2018)

    The board of the Cotton Research and Development Corporation (CRDC) visited St George on 7-8 November for a board meeting and to meet with local cotton growers.Read more
  • CRDC Executive Director announcement (22 October 2018)

    After 14 years at the helm of the Cotton Research and Development Corporation (CRDC), Executive Director Bruce Finney has today announced that he will be stepping down from his position in January 2019.Read more
  • Next crop of cotton leaders graduate from ARLP (19 October 2018)

    Timothy Chaffey of Quirindi and Richard Malone of Griffith have graduated as cotton's participants in course 24 of the Australian Rural Leadership Program, supported by CRDC, Cotton Australia and Auscott Limited.Read more
  • New cutting edge role to help create more impact from research (10 October 2018)

    CRDC is currently recruiting for a Commercialisation Manager, to help create more impact from CRDC's cotton R&D investments.Read more
  • CRDC in the news: Scholar is ready for Ord cotton challenge (4 Sept 2018)

    CRDC and Cotton Australia supported Nuffield scholar, cotton grower, Luke McKay, features in the West Australian newspaper talking about his Nuffield studies and the potential for cotton growing in the Ord.Read more
  • CRDC's Susan Maas receives Service to Industry Award (1 September 2018)

    Susan Maas was honoured by her community for her dedication to the cotton industry at the Central Highlands Irrigation Awards Dinner last night.Read more
  • Entrepreneurs take flight (15 August 2018)

    Aspiring entrepreneurs had the chance of a lifetime at the 2018 Cotton Conference, with the opportunity to pitch to an audience of prospective customers within the industry and a panel including none other than Mr Shark Tank himself Steve Baxter.Read more