Fridays on The Country means it's time for the Don Carson Farming Muster. Jamie caught up with our freelance rural commentator to find out what's going on in his world.

A massive Guns 'n' Roses gig isn't really Don Carson's thing, especially when it holds up the Wellington traffic. The wet and rainy weather didn't help either but Carson says Wellingtonians are used to that.

Moving on, Don talks about the 86th anniversary of the Hawke's Bay earthquake, Country Calendar going back to seven o'clock on a Sunday and gives us a bit of a health and safety update (despite Jamie Mackay's protests).