Damien O’Reilly is one of Ireland’s most experienced radio broadcasters. He has worked with the state broadcaster RTE since 1998 and presents a weekly agriculture and rural affairs programme Countrywide which is one of the 12th most listened to programme anywhere on Irish radio. He has also presented a host of other mainstream shows on RTE and has worked at three Olympic Games for the station (Beijing, Rio, Tokyo).
Damien has worked as an agricultural journalist for the past 25 years. He is a founder member and current Vice President of the European Network of Agricultural Journalists and the current Irish delegate to the International Federation of Agricultural Journalists.
He has won numerous awards for his work and writes a weekly opinion column in the Irish Farmers Journal.