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The Bluegrass Trail

Season 1 premieres 20 October 9.30pm Channel 081

The Bluegrass Trail showcases stellar American musical craftsmanship. Time honored songs, performed by some of the greatest Bluegrass artists in the USA, presented for the very first time. It’s a celebration of this nation’s musical roots, right here on our Nashville stage. Each 30-minute episode features performances by host Alan Sibley and the Magnolia Ramblers, as well as guest performances from some of the most acclaimed performing artists in bluegrass music today.

Land Leader Television

Season 1 premieres 1 October 8.30pm Channel 081

Land Leader Television is the only outdoor programming of its kind, where viewers tour and explore the amazing properties, narrated by interviews with landowners and ranch brokers, including adventures and activities that take place on the most sought after real estate in North America. We capture the landowners’ commitment to conservation, history of the land, and story of the life of the landowner. With so many amazing properties, you don’t necessarily need to be in the market to enjoy this series.

California Bountiful

Season 1 premieres 1 October 7.30pm Channel 081

California Bountiful educates and entertains viewers about the family farmers and ranchers who grow the foods you love to eat. We introduce you to California's rural communities by putting a face and voice to the people behind the commodities you enjoy. Stories cover the gamut of how food gets to your table, from farm to fork. In addition, there are cooking segments with expertise from some of California's most talented chefs as well as produce and gardening segments educating viewers on everything from picking the best cherry to planting their own home garden.

Southern Indoor Charity Dog Trials 2018

Wednesday 24 & 31 Oct at 8pm Channel 081

The Southern Indoor Charity Dog Trials is an annually run event in the Agri Centre at the Southern Field Days Gore. The dogs have a short head then pull or drive their sheep through between some wine barrels then on through the dog kennels and over the bridge. They then proceed through a U and into the pen. These trials are well supported with competitors from all over the South Island, and all money raised is then donated to a local charity and this year the charity of choice is Hospice Southland.

FEI World Cup Dressage 2018/19

Premieres Tuesday, 30 October at 9.30pm Channel 081

The FEI World Cup™ Dressage 2018/19 is the only worldwide annual series in this truly unique discipline. Judged on both technical and artistic merit, the sport aesthetically combines the pure magic of art, music, and the partnership between horse and rider at the highest level and consistently proves a winning formula with fascinated audiences all over the world.

FEI World Cup Jumping 2018/19

Premieres Tuesday, 23 October at 9.30pm Channel 081

The world’s best athletes will compete in the 13 qualifying legs of the Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping 2017/18 series to gain precious points for the series Final in Sweden.