Today on The Country, Forestry Minister Shane Jones says sorry to farmers who thought he was calling them moaners.
On with the show:
Our Met Service Weather forecaster lets us know what's coming up for the weekend.
It's mea culpa time with the Prince of the Provinces as he apologises for calling farmers moaners.
Jeremy Rookes and Jane Smith:
Today's panel, featuring farming folk from Hawkes Bay and North Otago, takes Shane Jones and 'hippies beating drums' to task.
Courtesy of Farmside, providers of high-speed rural broadband, we take our weekly look at Super Rugby.
Our political correspondent ponders a sweetheart deal in Botany and the life and times of the legendary larrikin Aussie PM Bob Hawke.
This week's $100 TAB sports bet of the week sees us backing the Chiefs and Dustin Johnson.