Saturday, 8.10am

    CountryWide Saturday 16 August 2014



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


    Declan Nerney

    Declan talks to Damien about the Drumlish Festival which takes place this weekend


    Do's and Don'ts of Milking Cows

    Jim Dockery of the Farm Relief Service helps Damien to milk a cow on Donal Counihans farm in Faha Co. Kerry.


    Pigmeat Survey

    An undercover investigation carried out by IFA has revealed that half of the 120 products sampled in 11 butcher shops were non Irish. Pat O' Flaherty, Chairman of Irish Pigs Committee talks to Damien and Dermot Mc intyre reports from Fermoy from O Crualaoi butchers sell only Irish products


    Ag Science and Further Studies

    Louise Denvir went to Carlow to meet some of the Postgraduate research students in Teagasc's Oak park


    Champion Cow

    Cyril Dowling and his son John get ready for the Baileys Champion Competition which is the showpiece at the Virginia Show next week

    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

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    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: Lazy Summer
      Composer: Paul Joseph Smith
      Performer(s): Funky Little Beats
      Performer(s): Funky Little Beats
      Album: Funky Little Beats 3, Bruton, BR477
      Duration: 2:00


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    Presenter: Damien O'Reilly

    Producer: Ian Wilson

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