National Farmers Day

National Farmers Day

Posted: Updated:
Overlooking a corn field with barns in the background Overlooking a corn field with barns in the background

October 12, 2017

Nashville, TN(RFD-TV) National Farmers Day is every year on October 12, but we should thank a farmer every day, three times a day. Farmers tend to livestock, scout their crops, fret about the weather, review data, make decisions and miss important events because they work to support their families. It’s not an easy task to feed 150 people per farmer, but someone has to do it.

On “Market Day Report,” we watched the stories of four families who farm and continue to instill the work ethic and lifestyle into their children so that they too can make a difference. Watch the videos above to hear each family’s unique stories

  • NEWSMore>>

  • NAFTA Negotiations Continue Through Fourth Round

    NAFTA Negotiations Continue Through Fourth Round

    Canadian and U.S. trade negotiations and the dairy industryCanadian and U.S. trade negotiations and the dairy industry

    The dairy industry is taking center stage currently, with the United States requesting stricter transparency rules for Canada’s dairy supply management system.

    The dairy industry is taking center stage currently, with the United States requesting stricter transparency rules for Canada’s dairy supply management system.

  • The EPA Delivers Ruling On Dicamba

    The EPA Delivers Ruling On Dicamba

    Tuesday, October 17 2017 2:44 PM EDT2017-10-17 18:44:12 GMT
    Soybeans growingSoybeans growing

    The EPA delivers a ruling on 2018 usage, though debate continues to rage among farmers in the wake of drift problems experienced this past season.

    The EPA delivers a ruling on 2018 usage, though debate continues to rage among farmers in the wake of drift problems experienced this past season.

  • Roger McEowen: Breach of Agriculture Contracts

    Roger McEowen: Breach of Agriculture Contracts

    Wednesday, October 11 2017 6:00 PM EDT2017-10-11 22:00:27 GMT
    Breach of ContractBreach of Contract

    Agriculture contract negotiations for agricultural goods go smoothly. However, when there is a problem, it is helpful to know that the rights and liabilities of the parties are. 

    Agriculture contract negotiations for agricultural goods go smoothly. However, when there is a problem, it is helpful to know that the rights and liabilities of the parties are. 

Powered by Frankly
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2017 Frankly and RFDTV. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our ,> and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.