Today on The Country, the team caught up with Jamie Mackay, who visited a rice paddy in Japan on his Farming and Footy Tour.
On with the show:
The Prime Minister says there's no urban-rural divide when it comes to water quality.
The team catch up with The Country host who has finally made it to Japan for the 2019 Farming and Footy Tour where he visited a traditional terraced rice paddy.
NIWA weather forecaster takes a look at what's in store for the rest of this week and the long weekend.
Rabobank's Head of Financial Markets Research Asia-Pacific says there are "stormy waters" ahead in the global economy, but there are ways Kiwi farmers can steady the ship.
Today our Aussie correspondent talks about the death of Chris the sheep, a merino famed for once having the world's heaviest fleece. He also discusses drought, and, reluctantly, the Rugby World Cup.