Today on The Country we catch up with Lain Jager for a chat about the Red Meat Sector Conference and Don Morrison for a yarn about sheep meat.
On with the show:
Monday's resident weather expert says despite a chilly finish, July was warmer than average and he's picking the same pattern for August.
We chat to a Southland sheep and beef farmer, and director of the Alliance Group – the world's largest sheep meat processor, about his recent 26-day in-market visit to the Middle East and the UK.
Steve Wyn-Harris and Grant McCallum:
Today's panel features a Central Hawkes Bay sheep farmer and a Northland cow cocky. One's been in right wing heaven, the other doubts many right wingers end up in heaven!
We head to the Red Meat Sector Conference in Napier to talk to the newly-appointed Chair of the Primary Sector Council and discuss his presentation this morning; The Primary Sector Council – What's it all about?