Van Der Sluijs, Rene (CSIRO, 2010-06-30)
The intention of this report is to provide the Australian Cotton Industry with information on the performance of the 2008 crop in regard to content and short fibre content as tested by the AFIS PRO instrument, finenes
Nehl, David (Industry And Investment NSW, 2010-06-30)
The following industry take home messages are a summary of practical findings pertinent
to growers and industry personnel:
Acworth, Ian (University Of NSW, 2010-06-30)
A preliminary water balance was carried out for the Maules Creek catchment to assist in the establishment of an appropriate conceptual model for the aquifer-river system.
Roth, Guy (University Of New England, Roth Rural & Regional Pty Ltd, 2010-06-30)
Expectations for industries to manage resources in a sustainable manner raise the question of how industries can demonstrate their sustainability credentials.
Donaldson, Sheila, Adcock, Louise (Namoi CMA, 2010-06-30)
n September 2006 the Namoi Catchment Management Authority (Namoi CMA) and
the Cotton Catchment Communities Cooperative Research Centre (Cotton CRC)
Bennett, John (University Of Sydney, 2010-06-30)
Whereas the use of gypsum for the amelioration of sodic soils under dryland and
irrigated agricultural systems has been relatively well studied, experiments investigating lime
Whitehouse, Mary (CSIRO Entomology, 2010-06-30)
The purpose of my visit was to attend the conference in Auckland New Zealand.
Heimoana, Simone (CSIRO Plant Industry, 2010-06-30)
I. To evaluate the risk of Q-biotype whitefly for Australia: Q-biotype identifications in Australia have not been verified by other methods or researchers.
Grace, Peter (Queensland University Of Technology, 2010-06-30)
The primary aim of this project has been to benchmark greenhouse gas emissions across the cotton industry and develop guidelines which potentially reduce nitrous oxide, and associated non-global warming nitrogen gases
Miles, Melina (Queensland DEEDI, 2010-06-30)
The objectives of the project were to (i) develop techniques for evaluating insecticide efficacy against solenopsis mealybug, and (ii) evaluate the efficacy of a range of insecticides that have potential to provide ef
King, Dallas (Balonne Agricultural Consultancy, 2010-06-30)
The Australian Cotton Industry has always been held in high regard by the
Australian and World Agricultural sectors due to its innate ability to focus on and
Fox, Brendon (FarmPlus Info, 2010-06-30)
The 2008–09 year has seen extensive development of the online portal to support myBMP, the web-based version of the industry’s environmental management system, Best Management Practices.
Winter, Simon (RIRDC Australia, 2010-06-30)
Future Australian and international policy directions may require industries to account for their
resource use and emissions. Rural primary industries utilise several types of resources and produce
Coumons, Joelle (University Of New England, 2010-06-30)
Thielaviopsis basicola is a hemibiotroph fungus that causes black root rot disease in diverse plants with significant impact on cotton production in Australia. To elucidate how T.
Atkins, Deborah (CRC For Irrigation Futures, 2010-06-30)
This project brought together information on farm dam management with recent research on
evaporation mitigation, new case studies and improved an online calculator to estimate costs with
Van Der Sluijs, Rene, Naylor, Geoff (CSIRO, 2010-06-30)
René van der Sluijs and Geoff Naylor travelled to New Zealand in April 2009 on the invitation of the Textile Institute to present papers on the Australian Cotton Industry.
Stone, Gordon (Gordon Stone And Associates, 2010-06-30)
This project used a series of communication processes to structure an engagement strategy between CRDC and Crop Consultants Australia or CCA and the wider cotton industry R&D organisations.
Parkes, Andrea, Carberry, Michael, Berry, Chris, McPherson, Elle (CRDC, 2010-06-30)
The Cotton export market is highly competitive and when it comes to quality Australia needs to be the world's best.
Silburn, Mark (Condamine Alliance, 2010-06-30)
In pesticide science, research and modelling by private companies exceeds that carried out by public organisations (e.g. USDA & EPA in the USA) – e.g.
Wilson, Lewis (CSIRO Plant Industry, 2010-06-30)
This project supports the ongoing development of IPM in cotton by targeting emerging pest issues, and inappropriate management which may threaten IPM. Key outcomes were: