The first episode of "Horse of the West" will feature the 2017 NRHA Open Futurity finals. • Photo by Waltenberry

New RFD-TV Program to Feature Many Western Disciplines

Beginning Jan. 1, “Horse of the West” will take over the RFD-TV time slot that has belonged to “Inside Reining” for the last four years: Mondays at 2:30 p.m. & 10:30 p.m. ET. 

The Cowboy Channel Launches on July 1st

Rural Media Group (RMG) announced today that its FamilyNet cable television network will be rebranded “The Cowboy Channel” effective July 1. Programming will shift from airing the nostalgic and popular comedy sitcoms of the ’70s and ’80s to being anchored by Western sports and everything that encompasses the popular Western lifestyle. At launch, The Cowboy Channel […]

RFD-TV Launches New Education Initiative

RFD-TV’s The American is proud to announce the launch of the 2017-2018 American Ambassadors, a new educational program focused on recruiting upper-level college students and active FFA members seeking experience in the rodeo industry. In addition, students with skills in social media marketing, writing and photography are encouraged to apply.
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RFD-TV To Televise NCHA Triple Crown Cuttings

EBeutenmiller RBernardRFD-TV CEO Randy Bernard addresses the crowd while NCHA Interim Executive Director Ernie Beutenmiller looks on.Starting in December, the National Cutting Horse Association’s (NCHA) three highest-profile limited-age shows – the NCHA Futurity, NCHA Super Stakes and NCHA Summer Spectacular – will all be highlighted in national cable television network broadcasts less than one week after they end.