Today on The Country, Jamie investigates the effects of African Swine Flu and Lashes launches a Golf Getaway competition on Facebook.

On with the show:

Steve Maharey:

We yarn to the former Labour Cabinet Minister and VC of Massey University about Central Field Days, beautifying Palmy North, NZ Agri-food Week and what are Donald Trump's 2020 chances?


Jane Smith:

Is a former winner of the Ballance Farm Environment Awards who has MPI in her sights over the biosecurity risks surrounding the importation of sheep semen.

Jim Hopkins:

Our resident rural raconteur is all fired up about political correctness - but not in the manner you would expect.

Tom Ruddenklau:

The GM of Volkswagen NZ says the electric vehicle revolution is coming but it may not be in the form of utes and tractors on our farms.

Listen below: