Biochar field day attracts visitors from around the world – ABC Radio

Biochar experts from around the world have attended a field day at George Town in northern Tasmania learning more about the process.

Dairy farmers who supply Lactalis are angry at a five cents a litre reduction in their milk price contracts , one saying it will leave him $65,000 short for the year.

A quarter of a million dollars in grants is now available to Agricultural Show Committees around Tasmania to improve facilities at various show grounds.

North west dairy farmers Damian and Brooke Cocker started out with nothing and have managed to build a successful operation from share farming.

Christina Giudici opened the Tasmanian Country Hour, and the whole Biochar interview continued from 20:28 min. to 27: 18min.

You can listen to the interview at