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Watch RFD-TV as American Farmer Explores Recent Developments in Crop Health and Performance


Watch RFD-TV as American Farmer Explores Recent Developments in Crop Health and Performance

Airing Tuesday, September 11th @8:30aET on RFD-TV.

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JUPITER, Fla., Sept. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- American Farmer proudly announces its upcoming broadcast on Tuesday, September 11th at 8:30aET on RFD-TV. Check your local listings for more information.

American Farmer will focus on Saddle Butte Ag, a company with over 30 years of experience in production, processing, packaging and shipping. Saddle Butte Ag markets a wide variety of both proprietary and common turf and forage products to retail markets, as well as national and international wholesale customers. Spectators will learn about its various cover crop products and will see how Saddle Butte Ag remains at the forefront of the cover crop market.

This segment will explore Advanta US, Inc. (Advanta Seeds), a rapidly growing and diverse company that prides itself on decades of research and deployment of the most advanced technologies in plant breeding. Advanta Seeds markets its Grain and Sorghum hybrids under the Alta Seeds brand in the US. Audiences will learn about the latest technologies being used by Advanta Seeds and will explore the new Advanta CS Biotech Center and Breeding Station at Texas A&M University.

The episode concludes with a look at J.R. Simplot Company (Simplot). Learn how Simplot utilizes precision agriculture to best advise their customers on crop nutrition, crop protection, specialty products, and seed options – all through technology. The Company's vertical integration, which includes fertilizer production, agriculture retail operations, farming, ranching, frozen-food processing, and food brands and distribution, enables their broad vision in Bringing Earth's Resources to Life.

"Today, advances in science and technology are creating a different way to farm. Modern agricultural operations work far differently than those of the past," said Jennifer Tierney, senior producer for the series. "Sophisticated technologies and practices like these allow businesses to be more profitable, efficient, safer, and lighter on the environment."


About American Farmer:
American Farmer is a breakthrough program on a mission to showcase the latest advancements in agriculture and farming. From seed to harvest, livestock and more, our producers have traveled the country covering the people, places and issues impacting all areas of farm country.

American Farmer airs Tuesdays at 8:30am ET on RFD-TV. For more information, visit or call 866.496.4065.


SOURCE American Farmer

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