The Cotton Hub

The Cotton Hub here at UNE is the result of discussion between UNE and the Cotton Research and Development Corporation (CRDC).

UNE has expertise that is well regarded by the cotton industry. The Cotton Hub delivers cross disciplinary work on the issues affecting production of sustainable cotton and acts as a focus, where this expertise comes together to develop responses to both open and tender-based calls. The outcome being to improve the cross disciplinary responses to the challenges of cotton production over the coming decades.

A male and a female scientist look at cotton leaves on computer

Our People

The Cotton Hub draws on expertise from researchers in agronomy and soil science, agricultural business and resource economics, ecosystem management law, and science and technology. Find out more about our researchers.


Find all the latest industry news and information on Australian Cotton at:

CottonInfo Events Calendar
Cotton Research and Development Corporation

If you are interested in collaborating with The Cotton Hub at UNE on issues relating to cotton production or have a question where our expertise might assist you then please get in touch.

Dr Oliver Knox
Senior Lecturer
Agronomy and Soil Science
School of Environmental and Rural Science
University of New England
Armidale NSW 2351