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Not enough power? Perhaps, says Murray-Darling Basin Authority chairman

Friday, 29 September 2017

The chairman of the Murray Darling Basin Authority rejects reports that it failed to act on allegations of water theft in New South Wales.

Record dry July causes further pain for NSW farmers

Monday, 21 August 2017

A record dry July on top of a dry June has put pressure on struggling winter crops and pastures.

What people on the river think of the Murray-Darling revelations

Saturday, 29 July 2017

A lot has been made of the Four Corners report on the NSW Government's failings in ensuring environmental water flows continue across the Murray-Darling catchment. But what do people within the catchment actually think?

Starting again would be devastating for farmers like me

Thursday, 27 July 2017

We've had three years of record-breaking heat, we don't have time to start the Murray Darling Basin Plan from scratch, writes Jim McDonald.

How much water is needed to produce cotton?

Tuesday, 25 July 2017

Around 90 per cent of Australia's cotton is grown in the Murray-Darling Basin, according to the Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Sciences (ABARES).