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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.

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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Location:

Dublin, Ireland

Networks:

RTE Ireland

Description:

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.

Language:

English

Contact:

RTÉ Donnybrook Dublin 4 01 208 3111


Episodes

Countrywide podcast

11/30/2019
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A report on this week's beef farmers protest in Dublin & Macra Na Feirme young farmer of the year awards. Wild deer culling, Suzanne Campbell in studio. Richard White Nat Farm & Forestry Contractors on their concerns. EY entrep Richard Kennedy CEO of Devenish nutrition. Brenda Donohue met Graham Norton when he visited Co Cork earlier this week.

Duration:00:40:30

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11/23/2019
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Andy Doyle, Farmers Journal on how wet weather is affecting farming. John Keane & Jonathon Dwyer on farmers mental health. Maureen Gahon, of Bord Bia with statistics & trends on our food consumption. Mary McDonnell joins Sebbey & Patrick who travel by horse power on sulkies & Colm O'Leary on his round the world trip research on animal welfare.

Duration:00:40:40

Farmers' Mental Health

11/16/2019
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Clinical Psychologist, DR. Eddie Murphy joins Damien O'Reilly and Peadar Ó Scanaill of The Irish Veterinary Union to talk about the struggles that some farmers have dealing with their mental health.

Duration:00:09:42

TB Reactors

11/16/2019
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Peadar Ó Scanaill of The Irish Veterinary Union joins Damien O'Reilly to talk about Bovine TB in Ireland.

Duration:00:12:24

Therapy Horses

11/16/2019
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Suzanne Campbell talks to Damien O'Reilly about therapy horses

Duration:00:10:33

Sustainable Diets

11/16/2019
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Michelin Star Chef JP McMahon talks to Damien O'Reilly to give his thoughts on what a sustainable diet is on the back of what Marco Springmann had to say on RTÉ's 'What Planet Are You Living On?' documentary

Duration:00:07:53

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11/9/2019
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While a dairy farmer is very interested in his female calves, what will happen to the male calves? Darragh McCullough joins Damien in studio. Offaly's Seamus Darby the hero of the 1982 All Ireland Final. Philip Boucher-Hayes on climate change & farming & Brenda Donohue visits the kitchen of well known chef from Dungarven, Eunice Power.

Duration:00:40:42

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11/2/2019
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The IFA hustings debate between the three men hoping to become the next president of the IFA. Mr. Supermac's himself, Pat McDonagh in studio & Suzanne Cambell on butchers concerns that Irish beef is losing its quality. Plus live music from JigJam, a quartet who blend Irish traditional music with greengrass.

Duration:00:40:01

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10/26/2019
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Suzanne Campbell visits Bernard Fox's farm where he runs an Anerobic Digestion plant very near to the border in south Armagh. For Donna Mullen & Brian Keeley's farm in Co. Meath bats are not just for Halloween! Fr Brian D'Arcy on his book & the Chinese want more of our beef, good news for our farmers, Damien speaks to James O'Donnell, Bord Bia.

Duration:00:39:25

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10/19/2019
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Irel is a laggard at European level when it comes to land cover under trees. To discuss the pros & cons of increasing forestry cover in Ireland are Noel Kennedy, forstry adviser with Teagasc, Anja Murray, environmental consultant, Thomas Duffy, Preasident of Macra na Feirme & Daragh Little, MD of Forestry of Veon, a commercial forestry consultancy.

Duration:00:42:08

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10/12/2019
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Who's the new Phil Hogan in charge of European Agriculture? It's a long way from Tipperary to Jordan & Brenda Donohue meets an inspiring & enterprising Limerick lady & 50 years of Sunday Miscellany.

Duration:00:42:10

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10/5/2019
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Professor Diarmuid Ferriter on the history of farmers & beef protests. Farmers fight back in propaganda wars & reporter Suzanne Campbell meets the Irish Olympic Dressage Team & reporter Daniel Clancy visits Dubrody Archers in Tinncarrig Co. Wexford.

Duration:00:40:59

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9/21/2019
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Midlands Corr Ciaran Mullooly updates beef protests & Bord Bia CEO Tara McCarthy on the effects of the beef blockades. Trevor Donnellan of Teagasc & Sadhbh O'Neill, Envir Politics UCD on land use policy to tackle climate change. Looking forward to the Rugby World Cup & Gerard Howlin on whether the beef dispute is symptomatic of something deeper.

Duration:00:39:19

Countrywide National Ploughing

9/20/2019
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Live from Co. Carlow Wednesday 18th September 2019

Duration:00:49:14

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9/14/2019
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he Beef world with Fran McNulty, Hannah Quinn-Mulligan met with woodland owners who outlined the gravity of a disease called Ash Dieback. 3 local entrepreneurs, Patrice Cooney, Oscar Wilde Water, Kieran Comerford, LEO Carlow & Martina Woods, Harry's Dogs Bakery. Brian Lally meets maestro Bill Whelan & Boxty without Borders with Suzanne Campbell.

Duration:00:42:10

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9/7/2019
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Talks to resolve a dispute over beef prices to reconvene on Monday, Adam Woods, Beef Editor, Irish Farmers Journal & Dr. Kevin Hanrahan, Teagasc. Getting ready for the Ploughing Champ in Carlow. Whose Irel's fittest Fire Fighters? Growing Hops for a craft beer brewery in Co. Wicklow & medieval combat in a Galway Game of Thrones. Whose Ireland'

Duration:00:41:44

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8/31/2019
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Seamus Banty McEneaney whos heart is still in farming looks ahead to tomorrows All Ireland final. Brendan Dunford of Burren Life on how the suckler cow is protecting nature in the Burren. Big Week on the Farm & how farming has changed in a decade & Seamus O Rourke remembers going to his first All Ireland Final.

Duration:00:40:17

Snamhaí Sasta at Spanish Point

8/24/2019
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John Cooke, ventured to Spanish Point in County Clare to meet the hardy group of sea swimmers, who have been taking to the Wild Atlantic waters every morning this summer.

Duration:00:07:46

Agricultural at Third Level Education

8/24/2019
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Ami Mc Keever, President of the Agricultural Science Association, Captain Tom Tooher, Irish Army and Ed Hendrix, CEO of Sonru join John to discuss how agricultural education may serve you well if you want to work on the family farm or even careers off the farm.

Duration:00:12:21

St Joseph’s Pipe Band scoop World Championships

8/24/2019
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St Joseph’s Pipe Band scoop World Championships, and Brian Lally went to Clondalkin during the week to find out about how it feels to win on the world stage.

Duration:00:07:19