Today on The Country we discuss glyphosate, Mycoplasma bovis, Fieldays and more, including the weather!
On with the show:
The man from WeatherWatch tells what New Zealand can expect this week and beyond. Why is it warmer than normal?
We speak to a Southland farmer whose property was one of five infected with Mycoplasma bovis to have their status lifted last week after a long ordeal. Read more here
Steve Wyn-Harris and Grant McCallum:
Today's panel features a Central Hawke's Bay sheep farmer and a Northland cow cocky on Monsanto's multimillion-dollar settlement over Roundup and Forest and Bird's poor grading of the Waikato District Council.
The chief executive of Fieldays on the future of the Southern Hemisphere's biggest agricultural event and the role it plays on bridging the rural/urban divide.
Andy Thompson catches up with the chairman of Westland Milk on changes ahead for the West Coast Company.
Listen to the show below: