Growing cotton makes good business sense
Recent bench marking studies comparing multiple cropping enterprises have shown that cotton, when examined over the full term of a dryland rotational cycle, or per megalitre of water, consistently provides the highest gross margin return compared with solely grain-based rotations.
Advances in biotechnology have resulted in the need to use fewer insecticide sprays to manage pests, resulting in reduced labour, lower costs and a more manageable cash flow.
Plus, a new suite of high yielding and high quality varieties for dryland cotton are highly adapted for dryland production, giving you the opportunity to maximise returns while minimising risks.
See it for yourself - CSD long-term Goondiwindi dryland grower trial