Today on The Country, Jamie Mackay caught up with farmer Sarah von Dadelszen to find out more about the Hawke's Bay Drought Shout.

On with the show:

Winston Peters:

Today we find the Deputy PM is in a strangely agreeable mood when it comes to quarantining, compassionate exemptions, ridiculous half million dollar slides and the Woke Left.


Mike Cronin:

Fonterra's Head of Co-op Affairs reports on a third successive positive GDT auction and he defends his company over a damning report from Greenpeace.

Seth Carrier:

One of Niwa's weather guys comments on the chances of rain in Hawkes Bay for their farmer Drought Shout and a longer range look at the prospect for winter rainfall.

Sarah von Dadelszen:

We catch up with the farmer behind tomorrow's Hawkes Bay Drought Shout, where, ironically, it looks like you'll need to bring an umbrella.

Michael Harvey:

Rabobank's Melbourne-based Dairy Analyst is still urging caution despite another positive GDT auction overnight, saying there are still some very challenging market fundamentals.


Listen below: