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CountryWide Saturday 9 May 2020
People, events and happenings around the country, presented by Damien O'Reilly.
Damien visits a Monaghan Poultry Farm that's been hit by Avian Influenza (Bird Flu) and meets Mick McKenna to find out the consequences of this upon his farm and flock.
Chef Mark Moriarty from The Greenhouse in Dublin joins the programme to discuss his new series on RTÉ and cooking in lockdown.
Pippa Hackett, Green Party Senator and Spokesperson on Agricultue and Thomas Duffy, President of Macra na Feirme join Damien to discuss how the two may work together should the Greens enter the next Government.
Liam Horan 'Championship Man' lets us know what he thinks of the fate of this summer's GAA Championship.
Damien chats to musicians Sandi Purcell and Charlie McGettigan about how they've been getting through the pandemic and how music is helping them at this tough time.
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.
On Higher Ground
Presenter: Damien O'Reilly
Producer: Eileen Heron