CountryWide Saturday 18 February 2017
People, events and happenings around the country, presented by Speech Broadcaster of the Year Damien O'Reilly.
Padraig Corcoran, a farmer in Roscommon, explained his particular case and Caitriona Murphy of The Irish Farmers Journal, who has been writing about this issue, gave us the background.
Suzanne Campbell took a look at why it's hard to find Irish produced vegetables.
Tara McCarthy spoke to Damien in her first broadcast interview since taking over from Aidan Cotter as Chief Executive of Bord Bia.
Brenda Donohue met Margaret Gallagher who lives in a cottage with no running water or electricity. She maintains her traditional rural lifestyle is the secret to her happiness. You can check out the video here.
Declan O'Connor spoke to Damien about his company BHSL. You can read more about the company here.
Speech Broadcaster of the Year Damien O'Reilly and the CountryWide team feature the events, people and happenings that bring colour and life to communities, towns and villages across the country.
Presenter: Damien O'Reilly
Producer: Ian Wilson