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Country TV is the only television channel dedicated to providing interesting and relevant information and entertainment to New Zealand farmers as well as the rural & equestrian communities. Country TV is home to a rich selection of the very best agricultural, rural sporting, country music, equestrian and lifestyle programmes both from here in New Zealand and abroad. Our own rural News and Weather show “The Daily Report” hosted by Mark Leishman and Philip Duncan provides the only comprehensive rural news and weather service available. In our studio, we also produce “Point of View”, our flagship current affairs show also hosted by Mark Leishman.

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  • Prairie Pursuit

    Sundays At 09:00 PM

    SKY Channel 81 / Live TV / Video on Demand

    Pursuit – the action of following or pursuing someone or something. In this exciting series, our fearless hunters, Greg Toogood, Bryan Lloyd, Calvin Kohlman and Mike Bourque will take you on a journey as they pursue animals from all over the Canadian Prairies and beyond.

  • Nice Fish Pro Stuf

    Nice Fish Pro Staff

    Sundays At 08:30 PM

    SKY Channel 81 / Live TV / Video on Demand

    Join the Nice Fish Pro Staff team as they take you on unique fishing adventures in scenic locations doing what they love to do – fish. Each episode features two to three different  experiences, plus a cooking segment by Chef Ali in her kitchen cooking delicious seafood. Nice Fish Pro Staff is all about engaging human interest in fishing and the true fishing spirit that pushes people to hit the water.

  • Classic Tractor Fever

    Mondays At 08:30 PM

    SKY Channel 81 / Live TV / Video on Demand

    “Classic Tractor Fever” is a must-see for any tractor enthusiast. The series takes fans inside the different tractor makes and models highlighting how these machines have changed the world of agriculture and the meaning of “horsepower.” Take a look at vintage tractors, classic tractor auctions, farm shows, toy collections and more!

  • Pro Bull

    Sunday Nights At 07:30 PM

    SKY Channel 81 / Live TV / Video on Demand

    Pro Bull is one of the toughest sports on dirt: An 8-second contest of strength, balance and endurance between the world’s best bull riders and the strongest bulls! The combination of intense sports action and world-class production can’t be rivaled by any other major league sport.

  • Nashville Insider

    Saturdays At 08:30 PM

    SKY Channel 81 / Live TV / Video on Demand

    Nashville Insider gives viewers a passage to all things country music. Featuring music, interviews, news and behind-the-scenes – tune in to get the scoop!

  • Dream Gardens

    Wednesdays At 07:30 PM

    SKY Channel 81 / Live TV

    Dream Gardens is an eight-part series hosted by Michael McCoy, one of Australia’s leading landscape designer. In each episode Michael follows the transformation of one garden and watches on as the owners, working with our best designer’s battle weather, absent tradies, shifting design visions and budget blowouts.

  • Ag PhD

    Fridays At 09:30 PM

    SKY Channel 81 / Live TV / Video on Demand

    Ag PhD is a half-hour show, packed with tips on how to grow your crops. You’ll learn how to pick the right herbicides for your farm, to better fertilize your crops, and to stop those yield-robbing insects and diseases.

  • Point Of View

    Fridays At 07:30 PM

    SKY Channel 81 / Live TV / Video on Demand

    Presented by Mark Leishman, Point of View gets straight to the real issues affecting the rural sector, featuring guests that discuss and provide inside information for farmers and growers each week.

  • Land Leader Television

    Monday Nights

    Video on Demand

    Land Leader travels to the hottest ranch and farm real estate available in the United States.

  • Te Araroa: Tales From The Trails

    Te Araroa: Tales From The Trails

    Wednesday Nights

    Video on Demand

    Pio Terei presents Te Araroa: Tales From The Trails – exploring Aotearoa’s beauty by foot as he walks sections of the 3,000km long Te Araroa from Cape Reinga to Bluff.

  • FEI Icons

    Equestrian Performance

    Video on Demand

    FEI Icons is a 6 part series that looks back at the careers of some of the most successful and influential equestrian athletes of the 21st century.

  • The Daily Report

    Weeknights At 07:00 PM

    SKY Channel 81 / Live TV / Video on Demand

    The Daily Report remains the flagship show in the Country TV line-up of local programming and is a rural specific news and weather show that includes financial updates and stockyard reports. Presented by veteran broadcaster Mark Leishman and weather analyst Philip Duncan, The Daily Report delivers all the key information pertinent to agribusiness.

  • Landline

    Fridays At 08:00 PM

    SKY Channel 81 / Live TV / Video on Demand

    Australia’s number one agricultural television programme returns this month. We’ll keep you up to date with issues affecting rural and regional Australia, including farming, agriculture, economics, innovation, climate, infrastructure and more.

  • Farmweek


    Fridays At 09:00 PM

    SKY Channel 81 / Live TV / Video on Demand

    Farmweek presents agricultural insights from specialists and scientists. From the novice with a few tomato plants to the farmer with acres of farmland, this show will educate and inspire you with fresh ideas.

  • RARE BREED – A Farming Year

    RARE BREED – A Farming Year

    Friday Nights

    SKY Channel 81 / Live TV / Video on Demand

    RARE BREED – A Farming Year shows the realities of modern farming and gives the viewer a real insight into the lives of the people who carry on this vital tradition and industry. It captures the essence of that relationship through the voices and words of those who work and live in the countryside.

  • National Tractor Pulling Champs 2020

    Sunday Nights

    SKY Channel 81 / Live TV

    The competitor pulling the furthest distance without going out of bounds is declared the victor of the National Tractor Pulling Champs 2020.

  • FarmHer

    Mondays At 07:30 PM

    SKY Channel 81 / Live TV / Video on Demand

    Join the FarmHer journey as host Marji Guyler-Alaniz travels the country to tell the stories of the women who grow food, raise animals and care for the land.

  • What’s In Your Shed

    Wednesday Nights

    SKY Channel 81 / Live TV / Video on Demand

    As Kiwis, we love our sheds. It’s where we pursue and protect the things we value the most, our personal treasures and unusual artefacts. It’s where we craft with love, and store our wonderful collectables and farm machinery.