17th - 18th May 2017: Ruth Mathews will lead a breakout session during the first BCI Global Cotton Conference, 2017.
The first ever Better Cotton Initiative (BCI) Global Cotton Conference 2017 will bring the entire sector together to shape a more sustainable future for the cotton industry. The conference provides a unique opportunity to explore themes at field-level, in the value chain and in consumer facing business.
Ruth Mathews is leading the session Implementing Water Stewardship in Cotton Production during the event. The session will consider three perspectives related to using freshwater resources sustainably in cotton production: environmental; social; and economic. Implementation of those three pillars of water stewardship at the farm level will be discussed.