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The Country today - Eagles edition

It's the whole show in one go! Today's show is brought to you by the Eagles. Why? Because their music is awesome of course!On with the show: Bill English: We ask the PM if he'll still have a job next week and we ask him to...

Young hunters do their bit

The Umawera Hall's Kid's Pest Hunt, which began on Thursday and wound up on Sunday, should have made a significant dent in the local possum population.The hunt was not only about reducing some the possum population, which is doing...

World Shearing Champs make the cut for New Zealand Event Awards

Southland's largest spectacle of sheep shearing, the 2017 World Shearing and Woolhandling Championships, has been named a finalist in the New Zealand Event Awards.The New Zealand Events Association announced the finalists last week.The...

Ambassadors take up new role

TARANAKI FARMERS Peter and Nicola Carver are pleased to be back on their farm after a trip to Wellington as the National Ambassadors for Sustainable Farming."It was great to get a better understanding of how Wellington works. But...

Young farmers welcome farm sales

The CEO of NZ Young Farmers is applauding the Government's announcement that Landcorp farms will be offered to young farmers.Terry Copeland said National's plans to give young New Zealand farmers the option of leasing farms before...

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