An impassioned response to the drought from Dairy Farmer Shane Hickey has gone viral overnight. 

In the video, Hickey said for all his efforts in the past month, he earns the equivalent of $2.46 an hour. 

So we got him on the show to ask the questions we all want to know. 

What are the underlying issues? How are the supermarket giants gouging farmers? And how can we help? 

Take a listen.