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  • Ready to up the ante? Applications now open for Rural.xo microhack #2! (28 March 2017)

    Applications are now open for the second of CRDC's two Rural.XO microhacks with Pollenizer and the Fisheries RDC: helping to take your innovative idea and turn it into a reality.Read more
  • Call for cotton leaders: 2017 Peter Cullen Trust (27 March 2017)

    CRDC is again proudly supporting the Peter Cullen Water and Environmental Trust 'Science to Policy' leadership program in 2017, providing one cotton industry leader with a sponsored position in the program.Read more
  • Dr Priscilla Johnston awarded cotton’s science and innovation award (8 March 2017)

    Dr Priscilla Johnston, a chemist in CSIRO’s Manufacturing division, has been awarded the cotton Science and Innovation Award in Canberra overnight.Read more
  • CRDC in the news: Research brings water efficiencies to cotton farming (13 Feb 2017)

    Trangie cotton grower, and CRDC and Cotton Australia supported Nuffield scholar, Tom Quigley, was featured in the Western Magazine today.Read more
  • CRDC board goes on farm at Theodore (9 February 2017)

    CRDC's board of directors went on-farm in Theodore this week, visiting local cotton growers and discussing the R&D needs of the Dawson Valley.Read more
  • Challenging the status quo: CRDC seeking innovators for start-up science workshops (25 January 2017)

    The cotton industry’s research and development organisation, CRDC, is calling for applications from cotton industry innovators to take part in a unique series of start-up science workshops.Read more
  • CRDC in the news: Cotton specialist hired at Yanco Agricultural Institute (18 Jan 2017)

    The announcement of the appointment of Steve Buster as a cotton researcher based at Yanco, supported by CRDC and NSW DPI, was featured in The Irrigator today.Read more
  • Applications open for 2017 Horizon scholars! (12 January 2017)

    Applications for the RIRDC Horizon Scholarship - proudly supported by CRDC - are now open to first-year university students studying agriculture-related degrees.Read more
  • CRDC partners with Art4Agriculture to find cotton's next Young Farming Champions (9 January 2017)

    CRDC has partnered with Art4Agriculture to find cotton's next Young Farming Champions.Read more
  • Weekly Times: People in Agriculture - new website a resource for employers and employees (12 December 2016)

    An article in the Weekly Times newspaper re the People in Agriculture website - jointly supported by five organisations, including CRDC - which was launched in Armidale by the Deputy Prime Minister, the Hon. Barnaby Joyce, today. Read more here .Read more
  • CRDC joins forces to launch People in Agriculture (12 December 2016)

    CRDC is among one of six agricultural bodies that has led the development of a new resource for employers and employees in agriculture, aptly named People in Agriculture.Read more
  • Queensland Country Life: Cotton regions undertaking research projects (8 December 2016)

    An article re CottonInfo delivering CRDC Grassroots Grants out to the regions appeared in the Queensland Country Life today. Read more here .Read more