3 things to look for on RFD-TV news next week

3 things to look for on RFD-TV news next week

Watch The Market Day Report Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. EST. Watch The Market Day Report Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. EST.
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Take a look at some of the headlines making news on the Market Day Report and Rural Evening News on RFD-TV.

Researcher presents seed rate test results

Missouri corn researchers say planting more seeds won't always give you more yield.

The results of statewide testing were presented at the University of Missouri Extension Crop Management Conference.

USDA initiative to reduce rural poverty expands

A program dedicated to reducing poverty in rural America is expanding.

The United States Department of Agriculture says areas in Kentucky, Tennessee, West Virginia and Louisiana will be added to StrikeForce for Rural Growth and Opportunity.

The program started in 2010 and is credited with $9.7 billion in investment for rural communities in 20 states.

Organizations help solve food problems

How many organizations can you think of that help solve problems like hunger, food waste, obesity or poverty?

Food Tank, which is described as dedicated to fixing the food system, compiled a list of 101 organizations to keep an eye on that do just that – and then did it again with reader recommendations.

You can check out the list here.

Watch The Market Day Report Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. EST and The Rural Evening News Monday through Friday at 7:30 p.m. EST.

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    Low Dairy Prices and Oversupply Continue to Force Record Closings

    Thursday, April 18 2019 3:34 PM EDT2019-04-18 19:34:44 GMT

    The new federal farm bill offers relief to dairy farmers but may come too late for smaller dairy farmers as low prices continue. House Ag Chairman Collin Peterson from Minnesota is looking to roll out the program before summer. 

    The new federal farm bill offers relief to dairy farmers but may come too late for smaller dairy farmers as low prices continue. House Ag Chairman Collin Peterson from Minnesota is looking to roll out the program before summer. 

  • Washington Lawmakers Seek to Put a Moratorium on Agribusiness Mergers

    Washington Lawmakers Seek to Put a Moratorium on Agribusiness Mergers

    Wednesday, April 17 2019 3:00 PM EDT2019-04-17 19:00:17 GMT

    Consolidation in the agriculture industry has been a key issue among 2020 presidential hopefuls.

    Consolidation in the agriculture industry has been a key issue among 2020 presidential hopefuls.

  • Housing Shortage in Rural America

    Housing Shortage in Rural America

    Tuesday, April 16 2019 2:32 PM EDT2019-04-16 18:32:54 GMT

    Experts are looking to lawmakers to address the shortage of housing coming to farm country.

    Experts are looking to lawmakers to address the shortage of housing coming to farm country.

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