CountryWide

CountryWide

Saturday, 8.10am

CountryWide Saturday 25 July 2020

CountryWide

CountryWide

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

Harvesting in a year like no other

Harvesting in a year like no other

Damien visits Gavin Delaney's farm just outside Killenaule in Co. Tipperary to find out how they're getting on with this year's harvest.

Walkers on private lands

Walkers on private lands

Agricultural Solicitor Aisling Meehan and Harold Kingston, Munster Regional Chairman of the IFA, discuss how people getting out and about more during the coronavirus pandemic is affecting some farmers and their land.

Unconventional uses for plastic waste

Unconventional uses for plastic waste

Lorna Siggins explores how plastic waste is being utilised in attempts to protect the environment.

Justin McCarthy, Farmers Journal

Justin McCarthy, Farmers Journal

Justin McCarthy, Editor of the Irish Farmers Journal, joins Damien live in studio to discuss the impact last week's EU Summit deal in Brussels will have on farming, the new Agriculture Minister Dara Calleary and the future of the newspaper.

A Summer without Country Shows

A Summer without Country Shows

We hear from a farmer's wife; Janet Heeran in Cork and Catherine Gallagher, President of the Irish Shows Association, about how the Country Shows have been so badly missed this year.

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.

Twitter

Facebook

Contact the Show

Text: 51551

Presenter: Damien O'Reilly

Producer: Eileen Heron

Ways to Listen

Radio
Mobile
Internet
Radio Player
Podcasts
TV