CRDC Final Reports

 

In this community, you will find CRDC's library of more than 1,100 final reports, ranging from 1986 to 2017. Reports are uploaded on an ongoing basis throughout the year.

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  • Sauer, Brooke (CRDC, 2019-06-30)
    The AgTech Finder is a direct response to challenges facing the industry relating to barriers to new technology adoption - namely, the ability for agribusinesses to know what is available and understand the essential ...
  • Onus, Casey (Landmark Tamworth, 2018-06-30)
    This study tour and work experience opportunity was undertaken to give the student researcher a broader look at cotton, agricultural technology and general agriculture in America and Canada, in the hope of finding practices ...
  • Han, Si Yang (The University of Sydney, 2019-06-30)
    Soil moisture (SM) can highly vary in space and time, and this can have a significant impact on cotton crop yield and fibre quality. Irrigated cotton accounts for over a quarter of all irrigated agriculture in Australia. ...
  • O'Brien, Mary (CottonInfo Team and Upper Namoi Cotton Growers Association, 2019-06-30)
    This project funding supported two workshops held in the Upper Namoi area; one in Spring Ridge, and one in Boggabri. The objectives of the workshops were twofold; 1) To provide opportunity for both cotton growers and others ...
  • Heagney, Annette (Annette Heagney, 2017-06-30)
    A reflection of the value of the Cotton Production course by attendee Annette Heagney. "The Cotton Production Course has immensely assisted me in my daily working life by providing a thorough understanding of cotton and ...
  • Phillip, Andrew (Northern Territory Farmers Association Inc., 2019-06-30)
    Cotton has been looked to be a commercial crop in the Northern Territory on several occasions over the last 100 years, firstly as a wet season crop and more recently (in the last 25 years) as a dry season (winter) crop. ...
  • Heimoana, Simone (CSIRO Agriculture and Food, 2018-06-30)
    Along with length, strength, micronaire and leaf content, the colour grade of cotton is a critical component of the set of characteristics used to assess the overall quality of a sample of cotton, and thereby determine its ...
  • Quinn, James; Waters, Warwick (Cotton Seed Distributors Ltd, 2018-06-30)
    The project objective of increasing understanding of Canopy Temperature Sensors(CTS) in cotton production systems was achieved by using the technology on farm. The growers were extended information during the season on CTS ...
  • Kingston, Kate (Griffith University, 2019-06-30)
    Drought is one of these natural weather phenomena set to accelerate that causes massive losses to agricultural crops, increase land degradation, reduce clean water supplies and thereby inducing malnutrition and starvation, ...
  • Simpson, Andrew; Payne, Alice; Devitt, Kate; Perez, Tristan (Queensland University of Technology, 2019-06-30)
    Agri- intelligence targets the increasing complexity of farming enterprise operations arising from increasing availability of data, connectedness of decisions, and seeking to optimise operations more tightly, and at finer ...
  • Moffat, Jennifer (Jennifer Moffatt Consulting, 2018-12-30)
    This project funding supports the development of a longitudinal research framework, to quantify the impact of investing through the Cotton Research Development Corporation(CRDC) People program. A skilled and capable workforce ...
  • Sellars, Simon; Taylor, Ian (Boyce Chartered Accountants, 2019-06-30)
    The 2018 Australian Cotton Comparative Analysis (ACCA) is the fourteenth report produced by Boyce Chartered Accountants in conjunction with the Cotton Research & Development Corporation (CRDC). From 1986 to 2004 the report ...
  • Grundy, Paul; Grundy, Tonia (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries, Queensland, 2018-06-30)
    Online content is now a major resource for many in the agricultural community, with downloadable publications, interactive apps, and multimedia platform providers such as YouTube increasingly being utilised by government ...
  • Martin, Alana; Scott, Grace (Alana Martin;Grace Scott, 2017-06-30)
    A scholarship for those passionate about agriculture Agriculture offers the most dynamic and diversified number of career pathways of any industry in Australia. Across agriculture there is a diverse range of jobs on offer ...
  • Smith, John (NSW Department of Primary Industries, 2018-06-30)
    This project funded the purchase of four row cotton precision planter for the establishment of cotton experiments in southern NSW. As the cotton industry rapidly expands into southern NSW, the purchase of a four row ...
  • Durham, John (Southern Valleys cotton Growers Association, 2018-06-30)
    Southern Valley irrigators recently sought funding to assist with an education and outreach program to assist with two issues which had been identified in their region. The two issues chosen to tackle were: 1. Spray drift ...
  • Broughton, Katie; Bange, Michael (CSIRO Agriculture and Food, 2018-05-30)
    Climate change will affect cotton through rising atmospheric CO2 levels, higher temperatures, lower humidity (high Vapour Pressure Deficit (VPD)) and reduced water availability. Fortunately predictions for climate change ...
  • Keogh, Michael; Heath, Richard (The Australian Farm Institute, 2018-12-30)
    The role of public-sector agricultural research, development and extension (R,D&E) investment as a starting point for innovation and productivity growth in agriculture is well understood, with numerous international studies ...
  • Brookes, Dean (The University of Queensland, 2018-12-30)
    This travel funding sponsored attendance at the intital planning meeting for the Rural R&D for Profit project “Improving Plant Pest Management through Cross Industry Deployment of Smart Sensor, Diagnostics and Forecasting”.
  • O'Brien, Mary; Ayliffe, Emma (Darling Downs CGA; Menindee & Lower Darling CGA, 2015-06-30)
    CRDC’s Grassroots Grants program encourages Cotton Grower Associations to apply for funding to support capacity building projects in their region. Up to $10,000 in funding is available for CGAs to help fund a project aimed ...

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