NEWS MAKER | 25 January 2021 artwork
Sarahs Country

NEWS MAKER | 25 January 2021

  • S2E16
  • 59:04
  • January 25th 2021

In this week’s “News Maker” show of Sarah’s Country:

-  The term dirty dairying is gone, and a new approach is needed to acknowledge that society is concerned about the environment and that groups such as farmers are also making changes, says Ray Grubb Fish & Game NZ’s new Chair.

-  Post-covid demand from China pushes dairy prices to recent record levels, Westpac analyst Nathan Penny explains.

-   Drier weather than average ahead for most of New Zealand, weather commentator Phil Duncan gives us the latest long-range rural weather.

-  A bid to stop pest control is rejected, Hawke’s Bay Farmer, Lloyd Holloway shares his frustrations.

To watch to the full-length show and to contact the show, visit www.sarahscountry.com

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Sarah’s Country is produced in a strategic alliance with Farmers Weekly - New Zealand’s most trusted source of agri-journalism - www.farmersweekly.co.nz

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Sarahs Country

Farming food and fashion for a discerning world is serious business in New Zealand. 

The challenge has been laid before us to embrace a changing world and balance business that is sensitive to people, profit and the environment. 

Sarahs Country brings together knowledge to shine the light on the matters that matter most to New Zealand’s biggest industry.

“There are opportunities everywhere just waiting for open-minded people to take bold and brave leadership and support farming and growing in New Zealand for a positive future,” says Sarahs Country host Sarah Perriam.

In alliance with Farmers Weekly, Sarah has created a movement with New Zealand’s most forward-thinking agribusiness show, LIVE Monday - Wednesday from 7 pm NZDT & on listened by tends of thousands on podcast globally.

“Sarah Perriam is without a doubt New Zealand’s most exciting young rural journalists,” author, Ross Hyland.

As a leading voice in New Zealand agriculture, Sarah Perriam has worked for over a decade behind & in front of the camera in rural media, recognised for her extraordinary commitment to progressing the conversation of how we farm food and fashion with an open heart & open mind.

“Voices like Sarah’s - strong and passionate - are crucial for farmers to say informed on the issues,” New Zealand’s Minister of Agriculture, Damien O’Connor.

Sarah has led an impressive career well-known from her nation-wide role as a radio host on ‘Rural Exchange’ and a rural commentator on TV3’s ‘AM Show’.  

“Sarah is a fantastic advocate for rural NZ. This girl cares and is not afraid to confront the tough issues,” Newshub Journalist, Mary-Jane Tomasi.

Sarah is both a host of the popular show 'Sarah's Country' and businesswomen with her production agency, Perriam Media with a team of 7 and a video & radio studio in Canterbury New Zealand. 

Sarah’s Country is produced in a strategic alliance with the country’s largest rural media, Farmers Weekly the guests and stories sourced from the experienced newsroom of agri-journalists, weather and market analysts.

Perriam Media produces Sarah’s Country, with its team based at Tai Tapu in Canterbury, and in the UK, as well as producing visual podcast series for their clients to have solution-led marketing through thought-leading communication.

‘We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when creating them’. And I love being in a role where I can facilitate the tough conversations on my show and providing my client’s solutions to be thought-leading,“ explains Sarah.

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About Sarah

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Sarah Perriam
TV & Radio Host, Creative Director - Perriam Media

As a leading voice in New Zealand agriculture, Sarah Perriam has worked for over a decade behind & in front of the camera in rural media, recognised for her extraordinary commitment to progressing the conversation of farming food and fashion-forward with an open heart & open mind.


Sarah has led an impressive career well-known from her nation-wide role as a radio host and a rural commentator on the AM Show. 


It was through this pivotal part in her career she was thrust into a position of representing the role females play in the growth of agribusiness & global trade whilst balancing an important emotive and educated discussion with our consumers around farming.


Sarah is both a host of the popular show 'Sarah's Country' and businesswomen with her production agency, Perriam Media with a team of 7 and a video & radio studio in Canterbury New Zealand.

 

Sarah’s Country is produced in a strategic alliance with the country’s largest rural newspaper, Farmers Weekly, broadcast LIVE 7 pm three nights a week and on-demand on the podcast to an audience of 70,000. She discussing the matters that matter most to passionate producers of food & fibre with open hearts & open minds.