Today on The Country we say auf wiedersehen to Jamie Mackay as he heads off to Germany for a week.

On with the show:

Leonie Guiney:

We talk to a former Fonterra director who's encouraged by some of the rhetoric from the new leadership team and she hopes the dairy giant has turned the corner after yesterday's dismal financial result.

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Chris Russell:

Australian correspondent goes in to bat for the merits of genetic modification, promotes his new podcast series "Agriminders" being launched on Monday and he has the latest on the drought .

Tim Myers and Smiley Barrett:

Today's panel features the Norwood chief executive and the Norwood Brand Ambassador as we talk farming, farm machinery, footy and a bit of bull.

Grant Edwards:

We take our monthly look at the wool market with the GM of PGG Wrightson Wool.

Barry Soper:

Our political correspondent ponders whether Winston's running the country and whether the coalition government is in trouble.

Grant Nisbett:

This week's $100 TAB sports bet of the week.

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