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Why you should upgrade to Country TV this Month

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Exclusive Half Price Offer in April

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Country TV is NZ’s only dedicated rural and equestrian TV channel, broadcasting on SKY channel 81. Our mission is to offer the very best in agribusiness, news, weather and equestrian.

Country TV offers a rich selection of rural lifestyle and entertainment programmes. Tune in and enjoy personal stories focusing on gardening, farming, cooking, farm trading, breeding and many more.

We have an impressive line-up of rural entertainment programmes premiering this month, including Ageless Gardens, Food Culture, FarmHer and more!

With all these highlights, you’ll wonder why you hadn’t upgraded to Country TV earlier!

 

 

High-class Rural Lifestyle and Entertainment

FARMHER
MON, 23 APR at 8.30PM – SEASON 4 PREMIERE

Today females make up 32% of the farming workforce in the United States and are almost one million women strong. Despite these powerful statistics, female farmers have often gone unnoticed in farm imagery…until now! FarmHer focuses its camera lens on women in agriculture and takes viewers coast to coast on a journey capturing the story of women and their connection to the land.

 

 

FOOD CULTURE
WED, 18 APR at 7.30PM – CHANNEL PREMIERE

Food Culture is all about what Kiwis love to eat. Come with us to explore the ingredients and dishes which are brought to us by the farmers and hunters in New Zealand and see the origins of the recipes bought to us and from overseas and how they have been adapted to Kiwi tastes.

 

 

AGELESS GARDENS
WED, 2 APR at 8.00PM – CHANNEL PREMIERE

Ageless Gardens is a visual celebration of gardens with a special emphasis on the role gardens can play in healthy ageing. The physical, mental, and social aspects of gardening can be important therapeutic factors in health and wellness. Gardening can bring us food, exercise, and keeps our minds sharp as we age.

 

 

OUTDOORS WITH GEOFF
WEDNESDAYS at 9.00PM – 
SEASON 12 PREMIERE

Outdoors with Geoff reveals the best outdoor adventures to be found in the South Pacific. Geoff Thomas takes us to remote locations throughout New Zealand, and to some fishing hotspots in the Pacific region. His blend of humour and fishing philosophy are mixed with world class fishing, hunting and action adventures but also the wonderful scenery and colourful characters to be found in the outdoors.

 

 

RURAL DELIVERY
WEDNESDAYS at 7.30PM – 
CHANNEL PREMIERE

Rural Delivery is showcasing the latest innovations and technology in the rural sector. The show provides news and information for farmers, while city slickers can learn about the people, businesses and developments taking place across the country – Proudly brought to you by Alltech!

 

 

SPORT FISHING ON THE FLY
SUNDAYS at 8.30PM – 
SEASON 2 PREMIERE

Filmed on the pristine rivers and lakes of western Canada and being surrounded by spectacular wildlife, Don Freschi shares his extensive experience as he fishes everything from fast moving rivers to vast open oceans.

 

 

STEVEN RAICHLEN’S PROJECT SMOKE
MONDAYS at 7.30PM – 
SEASON 3 PREMIERE

Join grilling and smoking authority Steven Raichlen for his most electrifying live fire cooking adventure yet.  Using cool tools, fragrant fuels, and a world-class collection of smokers and grills, Raichlen explains traditional and cutting-edge smoking techniques.

 

 

SONGS AND STORIES WITH JOHN BERRY
SAT, 7 APR at 7.30PM – 
SEASON 2 PREMIERE

Songs and Stories with John Berry is a music talk-show taped at Nashville’s historic Douglas Corner, the same venue where Grammy award-winning music star, John Berry originally showcased to receive his first major record deal.

 

 

Our exciting programme continues in May

MEAT – THE DOCUMENTARY
MON, 7 MAY at 7.30pm

MEAT is a revealing and thought-provoking documentary that does not tell you what to think – but shines a new light on the people, the land and everything that lies behind the supermarket shelves.

A modern story of the animals we eat, as told by the people from whom we rarely hear. From the solitary hunter, who believes everyone needs to be educated about their food, to the family farmer, who argues that money isn’t his primary driver, compassionate practices of food production connect their stories. MEAT is an eye-opening, thoroughly engaging, fly-on-the-wall film. Never has ‘farm to table’ been more personal.

 

 

And we offer even more

Country TV offers a rich selection of rural lifestyle and entertainment programmes, up-to-date agribusiness news and a long-range rural specific weather forecast.

Have a look at our high-class Equestrian Performance and Agribusiness programme!

 

 

Subscribe Today

This offer is available until 30 April 2018!

To Subscribe visit sky.co.nz/upgrades or call the SKY TV Call Centre on 0800 759 759

 

 

*Conditions apply. Offer available to SKY direct domestic customers with at least the SKY Starter package. Offer not available to customers who have terminated their Country TV subscription within 30 days of taking up this offer. After the two month promotional period ends Country TV will cost $16.68 per month in addition to your standard monthly subscription, and is subject to SKY’s standard terms and conditions. Prices are correct as of 1 March 2018, are payable in advance and subject to change. Offer ends 30 April 2018