Cotton Australia has hit back at claims the cotton industry was to blame for mass fish deaths in the Lower Darling River.
A northern NSW cotton producer has pleaded guilty to water offences, relating to pumping water during an embargo.
Cotton Australia expects total cotton production for 2018-19 to be less than half last year due to a lack of water.
It's completely counter-intuitive, but cotton producers are being urged to keep a small patch of cotton plants where bollworm can thrive.
Just weeks after the APVMA changed its regulations regarding the use of 2,4-D there have been more reports of spray drift damage.