Today on The Country, Jamie Mackay spoke to Fonterra chairman John Monaghan about the co-op's latest forecast farmgate milk price.
On with the show:
We talk to Fonterra's chairman about a good news/bad news day for farmer shareholders, as the milk price rises but the dividend falls.
The Vice President of Federated Farmers comments on Fonterra, the big dry and the prospect of a Capital Gains Tax.
The GM of PGG Wrightson Real Estate takes his monthly look at the state of the rural market.
We yarn to the chief executive of Steelfort who moonlights as a Waitoma sheep and beef farmer about great lamb prices, electric lawn mowers and resetting the odometer after a heart attack.
Joe Wheeler and Matt Todd:
Courtesy of Farmlands, fans of farming and footy, we take our weekly look at Super Rugby with a broken-down Highlander and the Crusaders captain.