Cotton growers in the Upper Namoi are banding together to come up with an app-based solution designed to minimise the risk of spray drift.
After years of dryness, this potential drought-busting event would be hugely welcome for irrigators.
Farmers would like the support of Katherine residents for plans to base the Territory's cotton industry in the town.
Cotton is being produced with significantly less water, land and insecticides than it was three decades ago.
It was a tough season for cotton producers, but ABARES says the only way is up off the smallest plant since the 1970s.