For those Kiwis farmers up before dawn, Rural Exchange (REX) is a new show dedicated to the backbone business of New Zealand.
Rural Exchange co-host Richard Loe joins The AM Show to add a rural perspective to the day’s lineup.
[Dairy farmers] don’t deserve the flack they are getting.
“When was the last time you shouted a dairy farmer a beer?” Richard asks Duncan Garner.
Duncan puts Richard on the hot seat on various farming topics, from Fonterra to whether butter prices are warranted.
“Should [a dairy farmer] sell it to the highest bidder?” replies Richard. “Or should he sell it to someone who moans all the time?”
Watch the full interview with Richard Loe above.