Inside Cotton

Welcome to Inside Cotton.

Inside Cotton is a digital library of materials important to the Australian cotton industry, maintained by CRDC. On this site you will find a host of materials from CRDC, the industry’s extension program CottonInfo, and others.

Please feel free to browse this site and view the materials relevant to you.

Please note that all materials on this site are covered by copyright – that of CRDC or the respective authors – and CRDC’s disclaimer. Should you have any queries regarding this site or the materials within, please contact the CRDC Communications Manager via 02 6792 4088 or

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  • Melland, Alice; Antille, Diogenes; Pittaway, Pam (University of Southern Queensland, 2018-06-30)
    Organic matter in soil can supply more than 50% of the nitrogen (N) to cotton crops, but this pool of N supply is dynamic and difficult to predict. Soil bacteria are responsible for mineralising soil organic N and hydrolysing ...
  • Quayle, Wendy (Deakin University, 2019-06-30)
    Cotton is now a significant crop in the irrigated Riverina region of southern NSW, Australia, increasing in area from approximately 39,000 ha in 2013 to 90,050 ha in 2018 and contributing from between 10-30% of Australia’s ...
  • Jaramillo, Andres (Sugar Research Australia, 2018-06-30)
    The focus of the project was the strengthening of the existing extension efforts on new irrigation scheduling technologies. A combination of tools were used and promoted as aids to improve the accuracy of depth of water ...
  • McAllister, Andy; Morris, Mike; Hussain, Amjed; Cook, Tony; Githui, Faith (2018-06-30)
    Economic and social concerns are driving an increased focus on water use in irrigated dairying in south east Australia. Engineering improvements in irrigation supply infrastructure have substantially increased the ability ...
  • Chaffey, Ali; Smith, John (New South Wales Department of Primary Industries; CottonInfo, 2018-06-30)
    Following the success of CottonInfo researcher tours over recent years, the 2018 “Optimising Irrigation & Nitrogen” tour aimed to bring together researchers, industry, advisors and growers; with the objective of raising ...

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