Today on The Country, Rowena Duncum catches up with not one, but two winners of the Zanda McDonald award, Shannon Landmark and Luke Evans.

On with the show:

Jacinda Ardern:

Today the PM ponders bullying in Parliament, how to balance the Zero Carbon Bill with farming, genetically modified ryegrass and what's in the Wellbeing Budget for the rural community.

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Shane McManaway, Shannon Landmark and Luke Evans:

We catch up with the chief executive of Allflex on day three of the Platinum Primary Producers Conference, and have a chat to the two young agricultural leaders who won the Zanda McDonald award.

Emma Higgins:

Rabobank's dairy analyst takes a look at the results from the latest Global Dairy Trade Auction where product prices dropped, ending a golden run of 11 consecutive gains.

Chris Brandolino:

Our NIWA weather forecaster takes a look at what's in store for New Zealand's farmers this week.

Listen below: