Today on The Country, Jamie Mackay encourages New Zealanders to raise a glass of the white stuff for World Milk Day tomorrow.
On with the show:
Our Met Service forecaster talks about winter arriving right on cue!
We ask the PR man for the NZ Forest Owners Association what was in the Budget for farming and forestry and we debate what is worth more to the export economy - red meat or forestry?
Is an independent economist - on why forestry is not a fix-all, challenging times for the dairy industry and what's in the Budget for the primary and productive sectors?
Jeremy Rookes and Graeme Smith:
Today's panel features a disgruntled Hawkes Bay sheep and beef farmer and the chief executive of the Waikato and Coromandel Drug Detection Agency.
The GM Wool for PGG Wrightson comments on a disappointing end to the 2018-19 season, but says farmers are still be rewarded for better colour wools.
Courtesy of Farmside, we take our weekly look at Super Rugby Footy, and we see if we can come up with a winning $100 TAB sports bet of the week for gut cancer.