RFD-TV “Chris Cox Horsemanship” episode to feature equine nutrit ion and Nutrena® feed

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Date: July 16, 2009

Contact: Gina Thesing, (763) 263-8350, gina_thesing@cargill.com

Liz Pearce, (952) 742-6202, elizabeth_pearce@cargill.com

RFD-TV “Chris Cox Horsemanship” episode to feature equine nutrition and Nutrena® feeds

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — RFD-TV viewers will get a lesson in nutrition for pleasure horses, mares and foals in an upcoming episode of “Chris Cox Horsemanship.” Cox’s guest will be Abby Keegan, Nutrena® equine nutrition consultant. The show airs Tuesday, July 21 at 12:30 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. CDT.

The one-hour program will cover a range of topics, including: how to determine a horse’s nutrition needs using weight, body condition and activity level; amino acids and other nutrition building blocks; and high-quality Nutrena® equine feeds.

“It can be a challenge to feed horses the best balance of nutrients every day,” says Cox. “The Nutrena® brand has been devoted to the care of animals for more than 80 years and I’m pleased to bring Abby on to teach viewers how to keep their horses healthy and active.”

At home in Texas, Cox feeds his horses SafeChoice® from the Nutrena® line, a controlled-starch formula, scientifically balanced for horses in all life stages. “I’ve seen the difference that the SafeChoice® formula has made with my horses, and I’m proud to have Nutrena® as a sponsor,” says Cox.

For more information on Nutrena® brand products, visit www.nutrenaworld.com http://www.nutrenaworld.com/ .


About RFD-TV:

Now in its 8th year of broadcasting, RFD-TV proudly serves the needs and interests of rural America, horse lovers, farmers & ranchers with traditional, family-oriented television programming. RFD-TV and RFD HD are distributed on DIRECTV, DISH Network, Mediacom, Charter, NRTC, Bresnan, Verizon FiOS TV, and Comcast cable systems in all 50 states, serving over 35 million U.S. homes, with another 19 million homes in Brazil. RFD-TV The Magazine, the network’s bi-monthly program guide, was launched in July of 2003. For more information on individual shows and their schedules, please visit http://www.rfdtv.com/

About Chris Cox Horsemanship Co:

Chris Cox is a clinician, trainer and competitor at the highest levels of cutting horse competitions. At his Diamond Double C Ranch near Mineral Wells, Texas, Cox often has more than twenty horses in training in addition to running his clinic, touring, and competition schedules. Cox has authored several books and offers a no-nonsense horsemanship DVD series that consumers can relate to. For more information on the Chris Cox Horsemanship Company visit www.chris-cox.com http://www.chris-cox.com/ or dial (888) 81-HORSE.

About Cargill:

A business unit of Cargill, Incorporated, Cargill Animal Nutrition (www.cargillanimalnutrition.com) is a customer-focused organization working to bring product and service solutions to producers. Founded in 1865, Cargill employs 160,000 people in 67 countries. The privately held company helps customers succeed through collaboration and innovation, and is committed to applying its global knowledge and experience to help meet economic, environmental and social challenges wherever it does business. For more information, visit www.cargill.com http://www.cargill.com/ .