2 Feb 2022

West Coast farmers ready for rain to hit

From Morning Report, 6:43 am on 2 February 2022

West Coast farmers are battening down the hatches in response to a red warning for heavy rain - shifting stock to higher ground and preparing for heavy rains and the possibility of flooding and slips.

Former Federated Farmers president Katie Milne is a dairy farmer at Lake Brunner, inland from Greymouth and has been making preparations.

She spoke to Susie Ferguson.