Today on The Country we look into the Tasman District Council's decision to vote against the Waimea Dam.
On with the show:
The Deputy PM comments on the demise of the Waimea Dam, whether the Business Advisory Council is just another talk-fest and whether government should fund the All Blacks?
The President of Horticulture New Zealand and an irate Tasman District Council ratepayer and farmer fumes over the failure of the Waimea Dam project.
Leicester Rutledge and Lex Chisholm:
We catch up with two Southland rugby stalwarts who are leading the charge in the fight against bowel cancer.
Crowe Horwath are our accounting partners here on The Country. Today we talk to a mountain-climbing accountant from central Hawkes Bay about carbon neutrality and how on-farm plantings for shelter and erosion can accrue carbon credits.
A NIWA forecaster ponders the prospects for September – arguably farming's most important meteorological month.