Facts on Friday

Picking Considerations and Moisture

24 March, 2017

Picking is a good time in the Australian cotton industry signaling the end of another tough but productive season. Picking is also an important... Read More


Boll Weights and Boll Factors

03 March, 2017

At this time of year many a grower's thought turns to yield potential - boll counts and boll factors are one way to estimate the yield potential.... Read More


Last Irrigation and Defoliation

24 February, 2017

The prime objective of the last irrigation is to ensure that boll maturity is completed. Crops that come under stress prior to defoliation (60%... Read More


CSD Ambassador Network: First Flower Snap Shot

10 February, 2017

A critical milestone in the development of the cotton plant is the production of the first flower. At this time the plant starts to generate yield.... Read More


Silverleaf Whitefly Management

27 January, 2017

Silverleaf whitefly is an introduced insect pest, resistant to many insecticides, and capable of multiplying rapidly when conditions are right.... Read More


Random Facts on Friday



Determining a Last Effective Flower Date
01 February, 2008
Happy Plant = High Yields
24 January, 2014
Boll Weights and Boll Factors
21 February, 2014
Management For High Yields - Cotton
04 February, 2011
CSD Ambassador Network: Key Findings 2014/15 - 2016/17
03 November, 2017


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