Episode 57: How a Tasmanian pearl of wisdom saved the Australian oyster industry

Love them or hate them, the loss of the oyster industry would have huge impacts on the Tasmanian economy. When a global oyster virus began to wipe out the French oyster industry, Tasmania was one step ahead. Hear from Lewa Pertl from the Australian Seafood Industry about how a Tassie breeding solution saved the oyster industry from the Pacific Oyster Mortality Syndrome.

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Hosts: Niamh Chapman (@nchapmanTAS) & Kelsey Picard (@KelseyOnScience)
Production: Meredith Castles (@meredithcastles)
Media: Olivia Holloway (@LivHolloway_)

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