The CottonInfo Irrigation Toolbox Series provides key resources for irrigators. It includes factsheets and videos to help managers and farm staff better understand best practices for an efficient irrigation.

The CottonInfo Irrigation Toolbox Series provides key resources for irrigators. It includes factsheets and videos to help managers and farm staff better understand best practices for an efficient irrigation. This is factsheet #1: Surface irrigation facts vs fiction. 

Key defoliation preparation information for growers. 

This fact sheet looks at Common sowthistle/milk thistle (Sonchus oleraceus) and its associated management strategies. 

Changes in climate factors such as warmer air temperatures and extreme fluctuations in precipitation as a result of rising CO2 concentration may significantly impact plant growth and crop productivity.

This fact sheet looks at Feathertop Rhodes Grass (Chloris virgata) and its associated management strategies. 

This fact sheet looks at Windmill grass (Chloris truncata) and its associated management strategies. 

In challenging times like these, we recognise that it’s important to remain positive. We recommend using this time to your advantage so that you’re ready for when the season turns around. An essential component of any business is the people.

This fact sheet - a collaboration between CRDC, Cotton Australia, CSD, CottonInfo and Bayer - outlines some of the main considerations when growing cotton in a tropical environment.

 

 

This booklet was produced for the GVIA, Irrigation Australia and CottonInfo siphon-less irrigation field day, which took place in February 2019.  

With biosecurity being a shared responsibility, it is important that researchers, extension officers and industry members take an active and key role in helping progress on-farm biosecurity conversations with growers as part of managing biosecurity risks.