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Tony Briscoe brings you rural news and events from Tasmania and a the nation.

Tasmanian Country Hour ABC Podcasts

    • Society & Culture

Tony Briscoe brings you rural news and events from Tasmania and a the nation.

    Tasmanian Country Hour

    Tasmanian Country Hour

    Australia looks set to produce its second biggest winter crop harvest on record according to ABARES with wheat, barley and canola starring , and a Sorell sheep farmer says early results from using fish poo from a Huon hatchery as fertiliser on his paddocks is proving very successful and better than anticipated

    • 1 hr
    How do you make the best white wine in the world?

    How do you make the best white wine in the world?

    The team at a Coal River Valley Winery in Tasmania have a Friday night celebration after taking out a major world award.

    • 6 min
    Tasmanian Country Hour

    Tasmanian Country Hour

    Tasmanian dairy farmer and Lion supplier Ben Geard says he's happy Bega Cheese will take over Lion Dairy and Drinks , and southern Tasmanian Winery Tolpuddle has been awarded the Trophy for the best White Wine in the world at the International Wine Challenge

    • 1 hr
    Tasmanian Country Hour

    Tasmanian Country Hour

    Australian dairy company Bega Cheese has won the long running battle for control of Lion Dairy and Drinks which operates several processing plants in Tasmania, and the result means that for the first time in a long time Lion will have an Australian owner and Bega expects the takeover to be completed by January

    • 1 hr
    Tasmanian Country Hour

    Tasmanian Country Hour

    Hunters are willing to control deer in World Heritage areas but will authorities give them the green light? Bangor, a truly mixed farming operation on the Tasman Peninsular, wine wool and lamb and a right to repair, do you get frustrated when your tractor breaks down? there's a pretty strong movement out there for farmers and others get access to the diagnostic tools.

    • 1 hr
    Tasmanian Country Hour

    Tasmanian Country Hour

    Investigations are continuing into a fire at a fish pen in the south of the state which has led to the escape of more than 50 thousand salmon, and a larger than expected crowd turned up to a meeting at Bothwell overnight to help formulate the wild fallow deer management plan for Tasmania

    • 1 hr

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