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Countrywide takes you outside the cities into regional Australia, talking about the food you eat, how it's produced, and what all this means for the Australian economy.
||CleanCountrywide, October 1st 2016||Some of the stories from rural and regional Australia this week include the changes to the proposed backpacker tax, using pig poo and food scraps to make power, no option but to walk away from the dairy, how Brexit could open new markets for our lamb, far||9/29/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCountrywide, September 24th 2016||Countrywide takes a dip in the deep blue sea today and watches big game fishing for marlin near Cairns, the 600 km WA rock lobsters walk every year on their skinny little legs and the cleverness of eels who navigate around hydropower inlets in dams in Tas||9/22/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCountrywide, 17th September 2016||Countrywide looks at some of the stories and issues of rural and regional Australia this week. They’re our national fauna symbol but kangaroo numbers are at plague proportions; all horses owners regularly worm their horses, and it sure can be a messy j||9/15/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCountrywide, 10th September 2016||Countrywide looks at the release of the farm register that shows UK is the largest foreign owner of farmland; a deal with Coles has raised the ire of the dairy farmers it's supposed to help; no more slicing into an onion to find it brown in the middle; ma||9/8/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCountrywide for August 13, 2016||Countrywide takes an in depth look at the direction Australia's trade minister would like to see policies around free trade a bilateral agreements head over the next three years. The show also asks whether food prices should be based on nutrition, rather||8/11/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCountrywide for July 30, 2016||Darling River citrus water quality fears. Wet weather to continue through to spring. Export opportunities for small businesses. Taiwan delegation to Qld - wants a Free trade agreement. Blockchain for grain trade - more transparent prices. The cost of f||7/28/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCountrywide for July 23, 2016||This week Countrywide explores a chorus of independent voices calling for better productivity gains in the agriculture sector, and pointing to what’s at stake should industry and government fail to deliver. Plus the phenomenal market-growth potential of||7/21/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCountrywide July 2, 2016||Brexit frightens Irish farmers reliant on EU trade and support, Low milk prices for southern milk producers in 2016/17, Dire financial consequences for dairy farmers, Scientists agree GM food's safe, piggery biogas produces electricity, live online cattle||6/30/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCountrywide for June 25, 2016||Small winemakers campaign against Budget measures; China moves to second place among wine export destinations; Iconic Victorian winery to be sold off; NSW cattle farmers fear backlash from overseas animal abuse revelations; Lamb producers revel in strong||6/23/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCountrywide 4th June 2016||World's worst wheat pest found in Australia, Live cattle trade with Japan in jeopardy after positive Johnes disease test, Cheap milk boosted dairy consumption, Dairy assistance package limited to most affected suppliers, potato growers left unpaid after c||6/3/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCountrywide 14th May, 2016||The stories of food and farming, and policies that affect them.||5/12/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCountrywide for May 7, 2016||The Federal Budget and rural Australia, Wineries object to the cut in rebates for genuine small producers, regional distillers welcome a sweetener in the budget, Queensland Investment Corporation buys 13 cattle properties from Northern Australian Pastoral||5/5/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCountrywide for April 23, 2016||S Kidman & Co announces a preferred bidder for its sprawling battle empire, dividing opinions on the sale among federal politicians; Confidence in Australia's agribusiness sector remains high; Nufarm and Elders discuss their journey from debt to multi-mil||4/21/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
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