CRDC Spotlight: Recent submissions

  • Redfern, Ruth; Jenson, Melanie; Ceeney, Sally; Strang, Meg; Brown, Chrissy (2015-08-27)
    The spring edition of CRDC's magazine, Spotlight, highlights the improved performance of the cotton industry on many levels. In this issue, hear from Goondiwindi grower Nigel Corish, who reports on the outcomes of his ...
  • Redfern, Ruth; Jensen, Melanie; Ceeney, Sally; Strang, Meg; Brown, Chrissy (2015-06-12)
    The winter edition of CRDC's new-look magazine, Spotlight, looks at how an integrated approach to farming provides benefits at both a farm and industry level
  • Redfern, Ruth; Jensen, Melanie; Ceeney, Sally; Strang, Meg; Brown, Chrissy; Downes, Sharon; Smith, Linda; Maas, Susan; Gordon, Stuart (Cotton Reaearch and Development Corporation, 2015-03-20)
    In this Spotlight we report on research in the Central QLD growing region of Emerald investigating the viability of changing planting dates to accommodate the weather
  • Jensen, Melanie; Redfern, Ruth; Brown, Chrissy; Ceeney, Sally; Williams, Allan; Roughley, Ngaire; Welsh, Jon (Cotton Reaearch and Development Corporation, 2015-01-15)
    The Summer edition of CRDC's quarterly Spotlight magazine, Spotlight, looks at CRDC's R&D collaboration.
  • McLachlan, Abigail; Jenson, Melanie; Cunningham, Yvette; Day, Mary Anne; Gall, Rossina; Viscarra Rossel, Tristan; James, Megan; Tout, Elizabeth; Jenson, Lee (Cotton Research and Development Corporation, 2007-09-01)
    This issue looks at cotton value chain opportunities including the role of MyBMP, the fiber fineness testing instrument Cottonscan, resistance in weeds and insects. Mirid and aphid control. Articles on biodiversity, carbon ...
  • Boehm, Rohan; Jensen, Melanie (Cotton Research and Development Corporation, 2009-09-01)
    The life cycle assessment of a cotton garment has been studied and found to have a lower carbon footprint than polyester. This issue also covers integrated pest management of whiteflies, The 2009- 10 Insecticide resistance ...
  • Boehm, Rohan; Jensen, Melanie (Cotton Research and Development Corporation, 2009-06-01)
    This edition of Spotlight highlights much of the current research and innovation underway to support improved productivity, input efficiency and the quality of Australian cotton. Starting with a feature on Sundown Pastoral ...
  • Jensen, Melanie; Crothers, Terri Ann; Day, Mary Anne; Gall, Rossina; Viscarra Rossel, Tristan; James, Megan (Cotton Research and Development Corporation, 2009-03-01)
    Returns on R and D investment, Monitoring Nitrogen use efficiency, maximizing yield and quality and the changing face of MyBMP feature in the Autumn 2009 edition of spotlight. Education in the form of training and highlighting ...
  • Jensen, Melanie; Day, Mary Anne; Gall, Rossina; Viscarra Rossel, Tristan; James, Megan; Hensley, Craig (Cotton Research and Development Corporation, 2008-12-01)
    This water focused issue include the findings from David Williams research showing Water use efficiency up 40% since 1999. New water application software tools are covered. What should farmers be aware of when conducting ...
  • Boehm, Rohan; Jenson, Melanie (Cotton Research and Development Corporation, 2010-06-01)
    This edition outlines the industry Vision plan - Vision 2029. Low risk dryland production is covered with an article on The Big Day Out Field Day on Jamie Grants dryland property at Dalby. Annual disease surveys, R and D ...
  • Boehm, Rohan; Jenson, Melanie (Cotton Research and Development Corporation, 2010-03-01)
    This Autumn edition covers combined research by Cotton and Wool industries, and fashion issues. On the Agronomic the impacts of early defoliation are explained and tailoring irrigation frequency to improve yields and WUE. ...
  • Boehm, Rohan; Jenson, Melanie (Cotton Research and Development Corporation, 2010-03-01)
    This edition includes a roundup of the 2010 Cotton Conference, the Premium Cotton initiative, and a special feature on Development and Delivery. Education in the cotton industry is covered in this edition with articles ...
  • Jenson, Melanie; McLachlan, Abigail; Crothers, Terri Ann; Cunningham, Yvette; Day, Mary Anne; Gall, Rossina; Viscarra Rossel, Tristan; James, Megan (Cotton Research and Development Corporation, 2008-09-01)
    An Australian Cotton Conference special highlighting s just some of the industry research, practice and issues presented at the conference. Also included are the latest developments in research into pressing issues such ...
  • Jenson, Melanie; McLachlan, Abigail; Crothers, Terri Ann; Cunningham, Yvette; Day, Mary Anne; Gall, Rossina; Viscarra Rossel, Tristan; James, Megan (Cotton Research and Development Corporation, 2008-06-01)
    This issue covers stewardship especially of GM technology - it powerful but not bulletproof, Resistance management,soft options, refuges all need to be considered in maintaining this technology, Climate change including ...
  • Jenson, Melanie; McLachlan, Abigail; Tout, Elizabeth; Day, Mary Anne; Jenson, Lee; Viscarra Rossel, Tristan; James, Megan (Cotton Research and Development Corporation, 2008-03-01)
    This issue of Spotlight covers the capacity of our R&D to deliver breakthroughs some of which are covered here. In particular, Plant X together with a new biological agent appears as emerging and innovative technologies. ...
  • Jenson, Melanie; McLachlan, Abigail; Tout, Elizabeth; Day, Mary Anne; Gall, Rossina; Jenson, Lee; Viscarra Rossel, Tristan; James, Megan (Cotton Research and Development Corporation, 2007-12-01)
    The Summer 07-08 issue focuses on water research, water use efficiency, What it is and how to measure it. Biodiversity research and what biodiversity means for growers is also covered. Articles on Ultra narrow row cotton, ...
  • Boehm, Rohan; Jenson, Melanie (Cotton Research and Development Corporation, 2009-12-01)
    The summer 2009-10 edition of Spotlight magazine Catches up with past and present participants in the Australian Cotton Leaders program. The cotton map on line site is discussed and how it can assist in reducing the effect ...
  • Jensen, Melanie; Redfern, Ruth; Ceeney, Sally; Dowling, Chris; Summers, Brooke (Cotton Research and Development Corporation, 2014-10-20)
    The Spring 2014 Edition of Spotlight magazine highlights the decisions to be made at the start of a new cotton season around the use of resources. This Irrigation special issue highlight irrigation research funded by CRDC ...
  • Boehm, Rohan; Jensen, Melanie; Day, Mary Anne; Maas, Susan; Ceeney, Sally; Taylor, Ian; Downes, Sharon; Weir, Duncan; Viscarra Rossel, T (2012-12-05)
    This Summer 20012-13 edition of Spotlight reports on how the industry responded to the recommendation of the 2003 environmental audit and further recommendations for improvement. Initiatives in building on the model of ...
  • Boehm, Rohan; Jenson, Melanie; Day, Mary Ann; Maas, Susan; Montgomery, Janelle; Ceeney, Sally; Taylor, Ian; Wark, Jim (2012-10-12)
    This edition covers the evolution of R&D arrangements post Cotton CRC. The international promotion of cotton and improved international research collaboration are covered in an article on the international cotton researchers ...

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