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            Watch The Market Day Report Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. ET. Watch The Market Day Report Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. ET.

            Pork check off in search of board members

            The pork check off is now accepting nominations to fill five, three year terms on its board of directors.
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            The latest U.S. pasture updates

            Watch The Market Day Report Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. ET. Watch The Market Day Report Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. ET.

            As we ease into the final weeks of summer, experts are seeing an overall decline in the condition of United States pastures and range-lands.
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            Western Sports Roundup: Take a look at Wreck Wednesday!

            After PBR Tulsa over the weekend, RFD-TV had some buck-offs and wrecks to share on this PBR Wreck Wednesday.
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            Grand Prize winner of Pro Fantasy Rodeo's Christmas in July

            Courtesy of Pro Fantasy Rodeo Courtesy of Pro Fantasy Rodeo

            Grand Prize winner of Pro Fantasy Rodeo's Christmas in July Pro Fantasy Rodeo and RFD-TV are proud to announce the Grand Prize Winner of the first ever “Christmas in July” game that ended July 28.
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            Are kids consuming the right amount of fruits and veggies?

            Watch The Market Day Report Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. ET. Watch The Market Day Report Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. ET.

            A new report from the centers for disease control indicates that kids are eating more fresh fruit these days, but are still well below the recommended daily intake.
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            New research into poultry worker health and safety

            Watch The Market Day Report Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. ET. Watch The Market Day Report Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. ET.

            The coalition for sustainable egg supply has released the preliminary results of new research into poultry worker health and safety.
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            A significant drop in crop conditions for peanuts nationwide

            Watch The Market Day Report Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. ET. Watch The Market Day Report Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. ET.

            The latest U.S. Department of Agriculture crop condition report shows a decline in peanut conditions nationwide.
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            Western Sports Roundup: The World Equestrian Games

             In just a few days the horse world will begin its biggest celebration of equestrian sports. More>>

            Identifying the Black Root Rot disease in soybeans VIDEO

            Watch the Rural Evening News Monday through Friday at 7:30 p.m. ET. Watch the Rural Evening News Monday through Friday at 7:30 p.m. ET.

            A disease called Black Root Rot is attacking soybeans in Louisiana.
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            Western Sports Roundup: The inevitable injuries of bareback riding

             three time NFR qualifier, Casey Colletti has had more than his fair share of injuries.
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            Is the EPA's new proposal a threat to farming and ranching?

            Watch The Market Day Report Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. ET. Watch The Market Day Report Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. ET.

            Missouri lawmakers spoke to farm bureau members about the EPA's newly proposed Waters of the U.S. Regulations.
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            Problems with moving and storing corn

            Watch The Market Day Report Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. ET. Watch The Market Day Report Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. ET.

             For many corn producers harvest is underway, and there's been some speculation about possible problems storing and moving all this grain.
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            Western Sports Roundup: Brazilian tie-down champion Marcus Costa is back!

             The current American tie-down roping champion is making certain that he's back there to defend his title.
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            It's looking to be a great year for rice producers!

            Watch the Rural Evening News Monday through Friday at 7:30 p.m. ET. Watch the Rural Evening News Monday through Friday at 7:30 p.m. ET.

             It's not only a bumper crop year for corn and soybeans, rice is looking to have a great year as well. More>>

            Corn, corn, and more corn

            Watch The Market Day Report Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. ET. Watch The Market Day Report Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. ET.

             A large production forecast increase for U.S. corn has put world production estimates over the top in terms of record amounts.
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            Western Sports Roundup: The wait for the Tulsa PBR event is over!

            Fans of Professional Bull Riding have been anxiously awaiting the return from the summer break and today, Friday the 15th is the day.
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            Farming a historic battlefield

            Watch the Rural Evening News Monday through Friday at 7:30 p.m. ET. Watch the Rural Evening News Monday through Friday at 7:30 p.m. ET.

            One Tennessee farmer has the opportunity to honor the military, and American heritage, by farming on the Shiloh National Battlefield in Shiloh, Tennessee.
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            Soybean productions may be breaking world records

            Watch the Rural Evening News Monday through Friday at 7:30 p.m. ET. Watch the Rural Evening News Monday through Friday at 7:30 p.m. ET.

             The United States again expects record production in soybeans, and its fair share towards a world soybean production record.
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            Vesicular Stomatitis Virus Outbreak

            Watch The Market Day Report Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. ET. Watch The Market Day Report Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. ET.

            If you're planning on traveling out of state with your animals—there are some outbreaks you need to know about.
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            "The customer is always right"

            Credit: Certified Angus Beef Credit: Certified Angus Beef

            RFD visits a Kansas cattleman whose experience in breeding high quality Angus cattle has told him that if he wants to be successful, he must give the customers what they want at a price they can afford.
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            Champion steer sold in Illinois for a whopping $100,000

            Watch The Market Day Report Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. ET. Watch The Market Day Report Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. ET.

            A 12-year old Illinois girl has a good head start on her college fund, all thanks to a champion steer!
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            The Sorghum Checkoff is involved in a new promotion

            Watch The Market Day Report Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. ET. Watch The Market Day Report Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. ET.

             It's a healthy whole grain, and also a gluten-free flour option for baking. More>>

            Western Sports Roundup: Introducing one of the best bull fighters in the business

            Introducing you to Dusty Tuckness, one of the best bull fighters in the business.
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            Western Sports Roundup: John Ryon Foster, one of the stars from the AQHYA

             RFD-TV met with John Ryon Foster who had a banner year at the AQHYA world show last week.
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            Are peppers easier to grow than tomatoes?

            Watch the Rural Evening News Monday through Friday at 7:30 p.m. ET. Watch the Rural Evening News Monday through Friday at 7:30 p.m. ET.

            The Virginia farm bureau's Chris Mulins tells us more about how to grow perfect peppers. More>>

            Keep your leftover soybean seeds out of the fresh ones

            Watch The Market Day Report Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. ET. Watch The Market Day Report Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. ET.

            Don't be tempted to dump fresh harvested soybean seeds into the bin with leftover seeds.  
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            Drones take off in agriculture

            Watch The Market Day Report Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. ET. Watch The Market Day Report Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. ET.

            RFD-TV is reporting more and more on the use of drones in agriculture. They could soon be as common on the farm as tractors and combines. This week in Kansas farmers got a chance to see how they can be used on the farm. Molly Hadfield reports in the above video. More>>

            Control diseases to increase yields

            Watch The Market Day Report Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. ET. Watch The Market Day Report Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. ET.

            RFD-TV video journalist Tim Blain ran across a new and interesting method for controlling soil-borne diseases and nematodes.? More>>

            The PBR nominated as Best Single-Sport Event

            The Professional Bull Riding Association is proud to announce that its '2013 Built Ford Tough World Finals' has been nominated as the best single-sport event in 2013 in Sports Travel Magazine's, Sports Travel Awards.
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            The High Desert Farming Initiative

            Watch the Rural Evening News Monday through Friday at 7:30 p.m. ET. Watch the Rural Evening News Monday through Friday at 7:30 p.m. ET.

            The desert seems an unlikely place to grow produce, but the High Desert Farming Initiative research project does that very thing.
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            India rejects Trade Facilitation Agreement

            Watch The Market Day Report Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. ET. Watch The Market Day Report Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. ET.

             India has vetoed the implementation of the Trade Facilitation Agreement which is a key part of the World Trade Organization ministerial agreement adopted last December.
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            Lamb check off is benefiting America's lamb industry

            Watch The Market Day Report Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. ET. Watch The Market Day Report Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. ET.

            A recent study by our land grant partner at Texas AM University reveals that the lamb check off's promotional efforts increased revenues for industry stakeholders.
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            Western Sports Roundup- Introducing, The World Cutting Association

            The World Cutting Horse Association is giving cow horse owners and riders new opportunities to show their horses. More>>

            Military Monday: Soldier Fit

            Watch our Military Monday segment on the Rural Evening News on RFD-TV at 7:30 p.m. EST. Watch our Military Monday segment on the Rural Evening News on RFD-TV at 7:30 p.m. EST.

             A fitness program called soldier fit is gaining popularity in the south east, but the success of the program was not an easy journey. More>>

            Parents as teachers program

            Watch The Market Day Report Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. ET. Watch The Market Day Report Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. ET.

            Across the country school kids are heading back to class, but a child's first real teacher is their parent! More>>

            Tick bites that can cause an allergy to red meat

            Watch The Market Day Report Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. ET. Watch The Market Day Report Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. ET.

            A bite from a certain kind of tick may force you into becoming a vegetarian!  More>>

            Helping families make a plan for future generations

            Watch The Market Day Report Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. ET. Watch The Market Day Report Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. ET.

            Family farming operations often fall short of having a plan in place to pass the farm on to the next generation.  More>>

            Row crop producers should be checking their mailboxes

            Watch The Market Day Report Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. ET. Watch The Market Day Report Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. ET.

             Important letters are on the way from the U.S. Department of Agriculture farm service agency. More>>

            The country roots of Deana Carter

            Watch the Rural Evening News Monday through Friday at 7:30 p.m. ET. Watch the Rural Evening News Monday through Friday at 7:30 p.m. ET.

            It's not often that a country singer is born and raised in Nashville. But Deana Carter, who made strawberry wine famous, was.  More>>

            USTRC qualifier images July 18, 2014

            Pictures of the Action during the USTRC qualifier this morning. More>>

            A controversial election could impact Missouri in a big way

            Watch The Market Day Report Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. ET. Watch The Market Day Report Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. ET.

             Missouri voters will have the chance to vote on August 5th for a constitutional amendment. More>>

            TICKS and how to avoid them

            Watch the Rural Evening News Monday through Friday at 7:30 p.m. ET. Watch the Rural Evening News Monday through Friday at 7:30 p.m. ET.

            Wildlife researchers with University of Tennessee’s Institute of Agriculture are warning people to take steps to prevent tick bites this summer. More>>

            Drought causes two-billion dollar hit to California's Economy

            Scientists predict a two-billion dollar hit to California's economy due to drought. More>>

            'The Rural Golfer with Steve Elkington' on RFD-TV

            Fridays at 9:30 p.m. ET on RFD-TV, "The Rural Golfer" hits the links with Steve Elkington, introducing golf fans to special courses across the country.
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            Pro Fantasy Rodeo's Christmas in July presented by RFD-TV

            This summer Pro Fantasy Rodeo and RFD-TV are excited to announce a brand new concept in the sport of rodeo. More>>

            RFD-TV's THE AMERICAN Presented by Polaris RANGER

            RFD-TV is proud to announce the second RFD-TV’s THE AMERICAN Presented by Polaris RANGER will be held March 1, 2015.  More>>

            Pre-order your DVD copy of THE AMERICAN and The Mesquite Semifinals

            THE AMERICAN presented by Polaris RANGER aired live on March 2, 2014 from Dallas Cowboys' AT&T Stadium, the richest one-day rodeo in the history of the sport.
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