Today on The Country, Jamie Mackay catches up with MPI's Director of Response for M. bovis, Geoff Gwyn for a progress report on fight against the cattle disease.
On with the show:
We ask MPI's Director of Response for M.bovis whether the battle has been won but the war's a long way from over?
The Minister of Agriculture looks back on the 2018 farming year and forward to better biosecurity at our borders.
ASB's Rural Economist reviews the financial year and previews tomorrow's final GDT auction of 2018.
Blair McLean and Jane Hunter:
Blenheim is our destination as we talk about the challenges of growing and picking fruit plus we give you a chance to win with our Winery of the Week.
Volkswagen New Zealand's National Commercial Sales Manager talks about The Country's favourite ute!
Is a North Otago farmer and former winner of the Ballance Farm Environment Awards who reflects on the good, the bad and the ugly of 2018 farming year.