Saturday, 8.10am

CountryWide Saturday 24 October 2020



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

CountryWide Full

CountryWide Full

Farming In The City

Damien visits The Guinness farm in Castleknock in Co Dublin, one of the few farms inside the M50 to find out more about farming in the capital.

Dealing With World Hunger

Professor Robyn Alders, Honorary Professor with the Development Policy Centre within the Australian National University speaks to Damien about the new Concern report on world hunger. Professor Alders was one of the contributors to the report.

Going Organic

Broadcaster and farmer Darragh McCullough reports on how farmers can move to more organic methods of farming and visits an organic farm in Co Laois.

Cap Reform Debate

MEPs Billy Kelleher of Fianna Fáil and Grace O'Sullivan of The Green Party debate the latest CAP reforms voted on this week in Brussels, the bill has attracted much criticism from environmentalist who have labeled it as "Green Washing".

John Connell Column

Farmer, author and journalist John Connell's Countrywide column.

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.



Contact the Show

Text: 51551

Presenter: Damien O'Reilly

Producer: Eileen Heron

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