Fact Sheets

This fact sheet outlines CottonInfo - who we are, what we do, and how you can contact us.

This booklet was produced for CottonInfo's Optimising Irrigation and Nitrogen Researchers Tour, which took place in February 2018.

This fact sheet, from CottonInfo and myBMP's series of NRM best practice fact sheets, outlines the impact of native vegetation on integrated pest management (IPM). 

This fact sheet addresses the issue of Helicoverpa survivors (larvae larger than 3mm) in Bt cotton fields, and control methods available to growers.

Storage maintenance and monitoring will help maximise efficiency and minimise the long term costs associated with on-farm storages.

This fact sheet outlines simple maintenance steps to ensure storages maintain their original shape and function.

A storage survey is essential for growers wanting accurate depth-to-volume, surface area and water volume measurements of their storage dams. This fact sheet outlines the methods for completing a storage survey. 

This is the first in a series of three fact sheets on storages.  

During the 2015-16 season, CottonInfo's REOs conducted on-farm N trials across five cotton growing valleys.

This fact sheet from the CottonInfo technical lead for biosecurity outlines the roles and responsibilities of cotton industry researchers and extension officers regarding biosecurity. 

The End of Season Resistance Monitoring Report, by Sharon Downes, and the Conventional Insecticide Testing Report, by Lisa Bird provide a summary of the outcomes of both programs during 2015-16.

Your electricity bill can be difficult to understand. It is important to know which components of your bill are negotiable so you can minimise your electricity costs.

If you are an irrigator and use more than 160,000 kWh of electricity a year, your electricity bill will look different to your normal household bill. This fact sheet will help clarify the components of your electricity bill and explain the ‘network’ charges.

Pumping represents the most significant cost within an irrigation production system. While changing your pump can deliver significant energy efficiency gains, it can come at a high cost.


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