Today on The Country, Jamie Mackay waits patiently for the Government's impending announcement about the capital gains tax.

On with the show:

Winston Peters:

We try to nail jelly to the wall as the Deputy PM ducks and dives over CGT, staunchly defends the PGF and puts the boot into the current MP for Tauranga.

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Kelvin Wickham:

Fonterra's COO of NZMP talks GDT as it's 10 rises in a row for international dairy commodity prices. GDT price index +0.5 per cent, WMP -0.7 per cent, SMP +0.2 per cent, Butter +3.5 per cent.

Listen below:

Ben Noll:

NIWA forecaster who talks about the long Easter weekend outlook and some rain for the dry regions.

Anna Yates:

We talk to one of the participants in Rabobank's inaugural FoodX programme which this week sees 30 year 12 and 13 students from a dozen different urban Canterbury high schools having a look at the opportunities around a career path in food production supply chain (aka agriculture).

Jane Smith and Megan Hands:

Today's panel features two rural women and champions of the environment who ponder CGT, PGF and the RWC coverage controversy.