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RFD-TV to Air Special RURAL AMERICA LIVE with World Soybean Record Winner Randy Dowdy

Dowdy surpassed his previous world record of 171 bushels per acre set in 2016. Using Hefty Brand Soybeans 49X7S, Dowdy has set the new world record for soybean yield at 190.23 bushels per acre.

Durango® Boots Announced as the Official Presenting Sponsor for RFD-TV's THE AMERICAN Rodeo

The three-year exclusive partnership strengthens Durango’s commitment to western sports.

PRCA and The Cowboy Channel Agree to Landmark TV Deal

Today, the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association (PRCA) and Rural Media Group (RMG) announced a multi-year agreement which will see the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo (NFR) move to The Cowboy Channel (TCC) and RFD-TV beginning in 2020.

FarmHer Walks Again after Life-Changing Accident

They didn't think Carey Portell would ever be able to walk again, but several surgeries later, she can.

RFD-TV, The Cowboy Channel, and RURAL RADIO Announce Full Wrangler National Finals Rodeo Coverage

A new program “Rodeo Las Vegas,” LIVE from the Thomas & Mack Center part of four hours of daily coverage.

FFA Launches “FFA Today” on RFD-TV

Student-led national television program to premiere on January 7at 7 p.m. ET

RFD-TV To Air President Trump’s Historic Address to the National FFA Convention

The first Presidential address to the delegates in more than a quarter century to be part of the gavel to gavel coverage on RFD-TV, The Cowboy Channel, and Rural Radio on SiriusXM Channel 147.

Growth Energy & Farmers For Free Trade Featured on Back To Back Rural Town Halls on RFD-TV

The popular “live”, interactive call-in format of RFD-TV’s RURAL TOWN HALL will be utilized for two very special one-hour prime-time programs designed to mobilize farmers politically while educating the general public on these important agricultural issues.

RFD-TV’s THE AMERICAN Announces New Partnership with the PRCA, More Money, New Format and New Events

Prize Money Increases To $2,355,000, Rodeo Will Be Held At AT&T Stadium March 2nd and 3rd 2019

RFD-TV Acquires The Imus Ranch

New Mexico Ranch To Become Western Resort/TV Production Facility

FarmHer Hosts the Second Annual ‘I am FarmHer’ Event

Designed to Connect and Inspire Women in Agriculture

DISH Saddles Up with RFD-TV to Present the $1 Million Prize at THE AMERICAN

The World’s Richest One-Day Rodeo Gives Qualifiers the Opportunity to Compete Against Top Invitees for the “American Dream” $1 million Cash Prize

Grow by FarmHer is Hitting the East Coast

Grow by FarmHer expands in its third year through North Carolina, West Virginia, and Ohio

The Cowboy Channel and The Bellamy Brothers Debut New Reality Show

Bellamy Brothers to Perform on the Hallmark Channel’s “Home & Family” Thursday, Feb. 1.

RFD-TV to Televise President Trump’s Address to The American Farm Bureau Federation LIVE

Address will also air on The Cowboy Channel and RURAL RADIO 147.
 

RFD-TV’s The American Announces Invitees to the World’s Richest One-Day Rodeo

2018 Marks the 5th Year of The American, Which Has Already Awarded More Than $10M!
 

FarmHer and Rural Radio Channel 147 on SiriusXM is Teaming Up for the New Radio Show, “Shining Bright: The FarmHer Radio Show”

Premieres Thursday, January 4th at 5 p.m. ET

The Cowboy Channel Rolls Out on DIRECTV

The Western Sports and Lifestyle Network Now Available in 30M+ Home
 

RURAL RADIO 147 Introduces New Show: "Americas Financial Coach"

American Century Investments and Rural Radio Channel 147 on SiriusXM is Teaming Up for the New Radio Show, “Americas Financial Coach.” Premieres Monday, January at 5 p.m. ET.

New Year's Day Catch the LIVE London and Rose Parade Programming on Jan 1st

From London to Pasadena, Watch The London New Year’s Day Parade and LIVE Coverage of the 129th Tournament of Roses Parade. Premieres Monday, January 1st at 7:00 a.m. EST on RFD-TV, The Cowboy Channel, and RURAL RADIO 147 on SiriusXM Radio.

Paula Deen’s “Positively Paula” to join RFD-TV Beginning January 2nd

Paula Deen’s “Positively Paula” Series to Join RFD-TV’s Lineup. Premieres January 2nd, 2018, at 7 p.m. ET.

RFD-TV and RURAL RADIO Channel 147 Bring Fans WNFR17 Action From Vegas

RFD-TV, The Cowboy Channel, and RURAL RADIO Channel 147 to Broadcast Live Coverage of the 2017 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo. Catch the Daily Buckle Ceremony, “Outside the Barrel” with Flint Rasmussen, and “Western Sports Round-Up” with Steve Kenyon on Radio and TV.

RFD-TV’s “Rural Tractor Brigade” Wins a 2017 Cablefax Award for “Best Branded Content”

Award Winning Cable Network Represented Farmers and Ranchers in the 2017 Inauguration Parade in Washington, D.C. 

RFD-TV Presents Rural America Live: Legends: Charlie Daniels

Premieres Thursday, November 2, 2017, at 10 p.m. ET

Watch the 2017 National FFA Convention LIVE from Indianapolis

RFD-TV to Broadcast the 2017 National FFA Convention LIVE from Indianapolis, IN. Simulcasts of the Convention Will Also Be Broadcast on RURAL RADIO Channel 147 on SiriusXM and The Cowboy Channel. Coverage Will Run Wednesday, October 25th – Saturday, October 28th.

Home Improvement’s Debbe Dunning to Executive Produce and Star in RFD-TV’s New Adventure Travel Series “Debbe Dunning’s Dude Ranch Round-Up”

Premieres Wednesday, November 1st at 9 PM ET

Sandy Brown Joins Rural Media Group

Alexander “Sandy” Brown Joins Rural Media Group as Chief Operating Officer 
 

RFD-TV Rolls Out on HD on DIRECTV

High Definition Feed Now Available To 18,000,000+ New Homes

Women in Ag Take the Spotlight in Season Two of FarmHer

Premieres Friday, September 8th at 9:30 p.m. ET
 

The Cowboy Channel Premieres Rodeo Video Inc. August 11th at 7 PM ET

The Cowboy Channel Adds Rodeo Video Inc. to The Friday Lineup 
 

FarmHer Shining the Light on Women in Ag at the 2017 Iowa State Fair

Marji Guyler-Alaniz Unveils Photo Work Focused on Iowa Women in Agriculture
 

The Cowboy Channel Premieres PBR 2020 August 8th at 8 PM ET

The Cowboy Channel Adds to Programming Lineup 

The Cowboy Channel Premieres NFR Round 10 Archives August 7th at 8 PM ET

Premieres on Monday, August 7, 2017, at 8 p.m. ET
 

RFD-TV Announces New Fall Lineup and Returning Seasons

RFD-TV’s Announces its Fall Lineup of Season Premieres 

Mahindra Salutes America's First Responders with an Essay Contest in Partnership with RFD-TV

Organizations Helping Their Communities Can Be Nominated for a Chance to Win a Mahindra Utility Vehicle

The Cowboy Channel Premieres PBR 2020 August 8th at 7 PM ET

PBR’s 20/20 Premieres on Tuesday, August 8, 2017, at 7 p.m. ET

The Cowboy Channel Premieres NFR Round 10 Archives August 7th at 8 PM ET

The Cowboy Channel Brings the Greatest Moments in Rodeo History Back with “NFR Round 10 Archives” 

WoodSongs Old Time Radio Hour to Debut on RFD-TV

Experience the Front Porch of Music with the Celeb-Studded Series, WoodSongs on RFD-TV
 

RFD-TV Announces New July Shows and Returning Seasons

RFD-TV’s July Lineup of New Shows and Season Premieres 

Watch the July 4th Marathon of RFD-TV's The American

Watch the July 4th Marathon of #TheAmerican Rodeo on The Cowboy Channel
 

Rural Media Group Launches New Cable Network, The Cowboy Channel July 1st, to Highlight the Spirt of the West

The Cowboy Channel Launches on July 1st. FamilyNet Will Re-Brand to The Cowboy Channel, Becoming the Western Sports and Lifestyle Network
 

Racers Edge Announces New Season on RFD-TV

Premieres, Wednesday, June 28that 8 p.m. ET (Encore at 12 a.m. ET)

RFD-TV and FamilyNet Come to Sling TV

“Rural America’s Most Important Network” added to “Heartland Extra”
 

FarmHer on RFD-TV Returns With All New Episodes Featuring Iowa Native & Queen of the Ring, Lexi Marek

#FarmHerFriday Premieres March 10th at 9:30 p.m. ET /.8:30 p.m. CT

Hit RFD-TV Series “FarmHer” Returns with 13 New Episodes

#FarmHerFriday Premieres Friday, March 10th at 9:30pm ET/8:30pm CT

Traveling Replica of Vietnam Wall Headlines THE AMERICAN’s Patriotic Salute

The traveling exhibit is part of THE AMERICAN Semi-Finals FanZone that accompanies the rodeo competition in historic Cowtown Coliseum.

Best in the World Invited to RFD-TV’s AMERICAN

Rodeo Fans only chance to see the champions of the PRCA, PBR, and ERA compete in one event on February 19th at AT&T Stadium

RFD-TV’s The American Semi-Finals Now a $1,000,000 Rodeo

$500,000 in added money makes it the richest rodeo in Cowtown Coliseum history

Semi-Finals sends athletes to AT&T Stadium for $2M rodeo

On Sunday, almost 50 rising stars, retired veterans and weekend warriors secured the opportunity to rope and ride for $1 million next weekend at RFD-TV’s THE AMERICAN presented by Polaris RANGER®.

RFD-TV’s THE AMERICAN Creates Iconic Match Roping

Rodeo’s famed rivalry returns for one day when Cody Ohl and Fred Whitfield battle for an exemption into RFD-TV’s THE AMERICAN, presented by Polaris RANGER.