Cotton industry enjoys 'game changing' rainfall

Gregor Heard
November 29 2023 - 10:17am
Cotton growers are more optimistic about the season ahead following good rain in the past week. File photo.
Cotton growers are more optimistic about the season ahead following good rain in the past week. File photo.

Cotton producers around the nation have an added spring in their step after a week of El Nino-defying rain across the cotton belt that has revitalised seasonal prospects.

Gregor Heard

Gregor Heard

National Grains Industry Reporter

Gregor Heard is ACM's national grains industry reporter, based in Horsham, Victoria. He has a wealth of knowledge surrounding the cropping sector through his 15 years in the role. Prior to that he was with the Fairfax network as a reporter with Stock & Land. Some of the major issues he has reported on during his time with the company include the deregulation of the export wheat market, the introduction of genetically modified crops and the fight to protect growers better from grain trader insolvencies. Still involved with the family farm he is passionate about rural Australia and its people and hopes to use his role to act as an advocate for those involved in the grain sector.

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