Today on The Country, Jamie Mackay caught up with Fonterra's Chief Financial Officer Marc Rivers to find out what another positive Global Dairy Trade auction result means for the co-op.
On with the show:
The Deputy PM and NZ First leader has lost none of his bark over the break despite posting "cutesy" animal social media shots of this dog Beau - in what he claims is not shameless electioneering!
Fonterra's CFO crunches the numbers on another good GDT auction (+1.7 per cent) with WMP up 2.4 per cent. We ask him if an $8 milk price is possible?
NIWA weather forecaster. The Big Dry continues!
Dr John Roche:
MPI's Chief Science Advisor talks about the National Beef Survey being set up to provide additional assurance the M. bovis is not widespread in the national beef herd.
The chief executive of Fieldays says farmers turning up to Mystery Creek on June 10-13 could find it a life-saving experience.