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CountryWide Saturday 19 October 2013

CountryWide

People, events and happenings around the country, presented by Damien O'Reilly.

GMO Technology

Seamus Sheridan spoke with Damien about his thoughts on how GMO technology interacts with ecosystems

Mooncoin farmer John Crowley

Damien spent a lovely afternoon with potato farmer John Crowley in Mooncoin, Kilkenny

Cattle Rustling

Cattle rustling is a real problem in this country. Declan Brennan met farmer Tommy Lambe who farms 150 acres along with Monaghan/Louth/Armagh border. Tommy had six heifers stolen from one of his fields.

John Bryan

John Bryan, President of the IFA talks to Damien about the recent budget from the farmers point of view

Lidldialdi

The growth of German discount retailers Lidl and Aldi continues at a rapid pace. Song writer Mickey Mc Connell recorded this little ditty in John B Keanes pub in Listowel

About The Show

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.

Music Played on the Show

01:00

Title: Two Little Boys

Composer: Morse

Performer(s): Foster & Allen

Album: Sing the Sixties DMG DMGTV 012

Duration: 3:20

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