Today Jamie Mackay, Rowena Duncum and Tessa Prentice launched The Country's Countdown to Christmas for 2021.
On with the show:
Following on from a raft of Covid cancellations for rural events (including the Golden Shears yesterday) we catch up with a man who is bringing the cancelled Canterbury A&P Show to our screens on Sunday morning.
With the release of Rabobank's latest Dairy Quarterly Report, its senior dairy analyst drops her Xmas Grinch persona to lift the bank's forecast milk price for the 21/22 season to $8-80.
We take our monthly look at the state of the rural market with the GM of PGG Wrightson Real Estate. Plus, we preview a special day in Temuka tomorrow for the IHC Calf and Rural Scheme.
Is a rural raconteur who says history could repeat with Christopher Luxon being the next David Lange plus he nominates his Rural Person/s of the Year.
Our Australian correspondent says goodbye to $1/litre milk and Deputy PM Barnaby Joyce says hello to Covid-19.