myBMP is the ‘one stop shop’ for best practice in the Australian cotton industry. It provides growers information and guidelines to implement best practice in all farm activities. The latest scientific knowledge, resources, personalised support and technical assistance is available to growers to meet best practice standards along the entire cotton value chain.
myBMP comprises 11 modules , each selected and written to provide a library of practices and information covering every aspect of the farm.
Biosecurity – Covers the avoidance, management and control of pests and diseases
Biotechnology – GM cotton varieties
Energy & greenhouse gases – Efficient use of energy inputs such as fuel and fertilisers
Fibre quality – Growing the best quality cotton that you can
Human resources – Best management practices for staff and contractors
IPM – For weeds, pests and diseases
Natural assets – Managing the vegetative and riparian assets on your farm
Pesticide management – All aspects of pesticide storage and use
Petrochemical storage and handling – All aspects of petrochemical storage and use on farm
Soil health – How to best look after one of your most important assets
Water management – Covers water quality, efficiency of storage and distribution as well as dryland and irrigated farming practices