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  • Home Grown #710 - Listen : Download
    aired 1/1/2017 Tribute to Bob Smith
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    "Song That Has No Tune" a Christmas poem for 2016
  • Home Grown #708 - Listen : Download
    "Facebook Faze" a brand new poem by R.P.
  • Home Grown #673 - Listen : Download
    aired 4/10/2016 "REA" in honor of National Linemen s appreciation day.
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    aired 4/3/2016 "Up Up and Ahay" a big windy by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #671 - Listen : Download
    Homegrown 671 aired 3/27/2016 "Spring Blessing", a poem for Easter by R.P. Smith
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    aired 3/20/2016 "Sore Spot In My Saddle Seat" a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 02/14/2016 a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 02/07/2016 a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 01/31/2016 a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 01/24/2016 a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 01/17/2016 a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 01/10/2016 a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 01/03/16 a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 12/27/15 a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 12/20/15 a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 12/13/15 a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 12/6/15 a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 11/22/15 a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 11/15/15 a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 10/4/2015 "Johnnie's Ride" a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 9/27/2015 "Dispersion" a poem by R.P. Smith.
  • Home Grown #634 - Listen : Download
    aired 7/19/2015 "Father and Son" a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 7/12/2015 "June" a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 7/5/2015 "It's Almost Fall" a poem by R.P. Smith.
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    aired 6/28/2015 "Seven Horses, Bay" a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 6/21/2015 "Tale Of A Bale" a make hay while the sun shines poem by R.P. Smith.
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    aired 6/21/2015 "Where The new Nails Grow" an after the rain poem by R.P. Smith.
  • Home Grown #628 - Listen : Download
    aired 6/7/2015 "The Sheep-Herder" from the book Sun and Saddle Leather by Badger Clark.
  • Home Grown #627 - Listen : Download
    aired 5/21/2015 "Yahoo At Wahoo" a poem to kick off the rodeo season.
  • Home Grown #626 - Listen : Download
    aired 5/24/2015 "The Big Picture" A Memorial Day poem by R.P. Smith.
  • Home Grown #625 - Listen : Download
    aired 5/17/2015 "Asparagus" a springtime poem by R.P. Smith.
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    aired 5/3/2015 "The Heifer Poem" By R.P. Smith.
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    aired 4/26/2015 "The Baled Of Bilirubin" a poem by R.P. Smith.
  • Home Grown #621 - Listen : Download
    aired 6/21/2015 "The Rains" by Badger Clark from his book "Sun And Saddle Leather".
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    aired 4/12/2015 Psalm 100 and "A Cowboys Morning Prayer" by R.P. Smith.
  • Home Grown #619 - Listen : Download
    aired 4-5-2015 an Easter Sunday double play "Change" and "Surprise".
  • Home Grown #618 - Listen : Download
    aired 3/29/2015 "Sore Spot In My Saddle Seat", a poem by R.P. Smith.
  • Home Grown #617 - Listen : Download
    aired 3/22/2015 A salute to spring with "Showdown At Snowdrift Corral"
  • Home Grown #616 - Listen : Download
    aired 3/15/2015 "REA" an appreciation poem by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #615 - Listen : Download
    aired 3/8/2015 A communication break down at the Texas Cowboy Poetry gathering inspired a brand new poem by R.P. that he has titled "Jugs".
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    aired 3/1/2015 A couple of poems form R.P.. "Forbidden Fruit" and "The Ranchers Wife"
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    aired 2/8/2015 "Snow" A poem by R.P. Smith.
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    aired 2/1/2015 "Cow Camp Medicare" a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 1/25/2015 "Mr Good Grinch" a poem b R.P. Smith.
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    aired 1/18/2015 An odd pairing,a brand new poem "Pastor Appreciation" and one from the archives "Cadillac Rap".
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    aired 1/4/2015 "Dry Praise" a poem from the Homegrown archives and "Yep" a poem by the Late Texas Cowboy Poet Rod Nichols
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    aired 12/28/2014 Closing out the old year with a couple of brand new poems "Go Bo" and "New Years 2015"
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    aired 12/21/2015 "Song That Has No Tune" a poem by R.P. Smith.
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    aired 12/14/14 "Song That Has No Tune" a poem by R.P. Smith.
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    aired 7/12/2014 "The Christmas Trail" by Badger Clark from his book "Sun And Saddle Leather", read by R.P. Smith
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    aired 11/30/2014 R.P. revisits a poem he did for Thanksgiving last year that he calls "An Every Day Poem".
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    aired 11/23/2014 R.P. does a couple of poems for his favorite holidays, Deer Season and Thanksgiving, with "If You Can't Stand The Heat" and "Coyotes Praise"
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    aired 11/16/2014 "The Heifer Poem", a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 5/9/2014 "The Marker" a new poem by R.P. Smith and "Bacon" a poem by Badger Clark from the book "Sun and Saddle Leather".
  • Home Grown #598 - Listen : Download
    aired 11/2/2014 "The Orchard Of Dillon McLeach" a poem by R.P. Smith.
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    aired 10/26/2014 "Ode to A Hedge Post" and "Saga of the Sunday Shirt" a pair of poems by R.P. Smith
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    aired 10/19/2014 "Son Of The West" a poem co-written by Don Schauda and R.P. Smith.
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    aired 10/12/2014 "Thumper The Smoke Jumper" a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 10/5/2014 "She Loved Her Horses" from the book Prairie Wife by South Dakota poet Elizabeth Ebert.
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    aired 9/28/2014 "Morning Person" a poem by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #592 - Listen : Download
    aired 9/21/2014 "Ridin" From the book "Sun and Saddle Leather" by Badger Clark.
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    aired 9/14/2014 R.P. shares a pair of poems from one of his favorite poets,Elizabeth Ebert. "Get Ester" and "Rattle Snakes" are from Elizabeth's book "Prairie Wife".
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    aired 9/7/2014 "Evolution of an Arm Man" and "One Nation".
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    aired 8/31/2014 "In Flanders Fields" by Canadian John Alexander McCrae, read by R.P Smith.
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    aired 8/24/2014 "Pronghorn Promenade" a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 8/10/2014 The one that started it all,"The Baled Of 148".
  • Home Grown #583 - Listen : Download
    aired 7/27/2014 Our annual trip to the fair with "It's Only Fair".
  • Home Grown #583 - Listen : Download
    aired 8/3/2014 "It's Almost Fall" where has the summer gone?
  • Home Grown #582 - Listen : Download
    aired 7-20-2014 "The River" a close to home poem by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #581 - Listen : Download
    aired 7/12/2014 "June" a kick start for AI'ing season.
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    aired 7/6/2014 A tale from the rodeo trail, "Wall Street Made A Roughie Out Of Me"
  • Home Grown #579 - Listen : Download
    aired 6/29/2014 "Wheels" a poem written to honor the life of Merlin Sidel.
  • Home Grown #578 - Listen : Download
    aired 6/22/2014 "Book Learning" a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 6/15/2014 "A Ride Through Rhyme" and a new poem by R.P."Mr Brand".
  • Home Grown #576 - Listen : Download
    aired 6/8/2014 "Finale" an end of calving season poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 6/1/2014 "Yahoo At Wahoo" A rodeo trail tail by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #574 - Listen : Download
    aired 5/25/2014 "He Laughed" A poem for Memorial Day by R.P Smith
  • Home Grown #573 - Listen : Download
    aired 5/18/2014 "Rain From Nowhere" A poem by Australian poet Murray Hartin.
  • Home Grown #572 - Listen : Download
    aired 5/11/2014 "Parking Lot Philosophy" A poems for the Moms.
  • Home Grown #571 - Listen : Download
    aired 4/4/2014 Caleb Smith gets a little practice in for the District 4-H speech contest.
  • Home Grown #570 - Listen : Download
    aired 4/26/2014 "Owed To An AG Instructor" A tribute poem by R.P. Smith.
  • Home Grown #569 - Listen : Download
    aired 4/20/2014 Happy Easter, R.P. Shares a poem "Spring Blessing".
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    aired 4-13/2014 Political candidates are not the only ones talking about property taxes in Nebraska as R.P. shares a new poem called "Nebraska Spring".
  • Home Grown #567 - Listen : Download
    aired 4/6/2014"The Ranchers Wife" a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 3/30/2014 "The Sotin Gate" A poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 3/23/2014 "The Heifer Poem" and "Lucky R" a pair of poems by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #563 - Listen : Download
    aired 3/9/2014 "The Married Man" a classic poem by Badger Clark, from his book, Sun And Saddle Leather.Recited by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #562 - Listen : Download
    aired 3/2/2013 "Trust On The Trail" A new poem from R.P. Smith
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    aired 2/3/2014 "Owed To The Sons" a poem by George M Baker, DVM from his book "Full Circle, Stories from the Life of a Rural Vet". Read and Recommended by R.P. Smith.
  • Home Grown #560 - Listen : Download
    aired 2/16/2014 A couple of couple poems "A Poem for Beth" and "Windmills Serenade".
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    aired 2/9/2014 "Song That Has No Tune" a poem by R.P. Smith.
  • Home Grown #558 - Listen : Download
    aired 2/2/2014 "New Brand" a fresh poem from R.P. Smith
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    aired 1/26/2014 A pair of poems by Nebraska Cowboy Poet, Howard Parker,from his book "Poetry And Prose From Horsetheif Crossing" "The Thermometer" and "Why Were There No Old Time Cowboys".
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    aired 1/19/14 "Up,Up and Ahay" A big windy by R.P. Smith.
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    aired 1/12/2014 "Birthday Poem" and "Final Instructions" a pair of off the wall poems from R.P. Smith
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    aired 1/5/2014 "Rhythm Of The Range", a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 12/29/2013 Finishing 2013 the way that we started it, "The Ballad Of Buds Bunny". a poem by R.P. Smith.
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    aired 12/22/2013 The time of year when we hit the trail, "The Trail To Bethlehem".
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    aired 12/15/2013 "A Cowboys Morning Prayer" a new poem by R.P. Smith and "Baking Cookies" a poem written by Elizabeth Ebert from her book "Prairie Wife", read by R.P. Smith.
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    aired 12/8/2013 "Son Of The West" and "Lost In A Large Corporate Retailer" a poetic double play from R.P. Smith.
  • Home Grown #549 - Listen : Download
    aired 12/1/2013 "Look Up" a brand new poem by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #548 - Listen : Download
    aired 11/24/2013 "An Every Day Poem" a new Thanksgiving Poem by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #546 - Listen : Download
    aired 11/10/2013 "Seven Horses:Bay" a poem by R.P. Smith.
  • Home Grown #545 - Listen : Download
    aired 11-3-2013 "Stock Man Sage" a poem by R.P. Smith.
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    aired 10/27/2013 "Surprise" a new poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 10/20/2013 "The Ranchers Prayer" a poem written by Bobette Schofield of South Dakota, read by R.P. Smith
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    aired 10-13-2013 Condolences and encouragement to the ranchers of western Nebraska and South Dakota after what may have been the worst blizzard in the areas history.
  • Home Grown #541 - Listen : Download
    aired 10/6/2013 A harvest time poem,"Thumper The Smokejumper"
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    aired 9/29/2013 "Crimson Contemplation" the newest poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 9/22/2013 "Pronghorn Promenade" a poem by R.P.Smith
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    aired 9-15-2013 "Head Ranch Pettin'-Dog" A poem by Smith.
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    aired 9-8-2013 "One Nation" a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 9/1/2013 "Morning Person" a poem by R.P. Smith.
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    aired 8/25/2013 "Six More Braincells" An anniversary poem that kind of went it's own direction. Chosen in honor of R.P. and Beth Smith's 31st wedding anniversary.
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    aired 8/18/2013 This week I was looking through the Homegrown Book Shelf and came across "Poetry and Prose From Horsethief Crossing" a book by the late Nebraska Cowboy Poet Howard Parker. I chose a couple that show the range that Howard drew his material
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    aired 5/33/2013 "A Dogs Tale" a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 8/4/2013 "It's Only Fair" A poem by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #531 - Listen : Download
    aired 7/28/2013 "He Laughed" a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 7/21/2013 Finished up with AI work on the ranch this week and think I should look for a twelve step program. "A.I.ers Anonymous" A poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 7/15/2013 R.P. gives a little ranch update and shares a poem for the season, AI season that is, that he calls "June".
  • Home Grown #528 - Listen : Download
    aired 7/7/2013 "A Tale Of A Bale" a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 6/30/2013 "Book Learning" a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 6/16/2013 "Asparagus" a poem by R.P. Smith
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    Aired 6/16/2013 "Song Of The Cistern" a poem by R.P. Smith
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    Aired 6/9/2013 "Dinosaur Egg" a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 6/1/2013 "Yahoo At Wahoo" a rodeo poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 5/26/2013 "The Martin Mare" a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 5/19/2013 "The Nap","A Ride Through Rhyme" and "Rubber Ducks And Goldfish" by R.P. Smith.
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    aired 5/12/2013 A little rodeo update and the classic poem by Badger Clark "A Cowboys Prayer" recited by R.P. Smith
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    aired 5/5/2013 An updated version of "The Other Day At The FSA" and "The Graduate" by R.P. Smith
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    aired 4/21/2013 "Late Starter" a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 4/14/2013 "Calving Season 2013" A new poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 4/7/2013 Caleb Smith joins his dad at the Homegrown Microphone with his 1st Place Custer County 4-H speech "I Guess That's Fair".
  • Home Grown #513 - Listen : Download
    aired 3/25/2013 "Book Learning" a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 3/17/2013 "Showdown At Snowdrift Corral" a salute to sring from R.P. Smith
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    aired 3/10/2013 "Forbidden Fruit" a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 4/28/2013 " "The Ballad Of Bilirubin" A poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 3/3/2013 "Horse Trade'n" A poem from Howard Parker's book Poetry & Prose from Horsetheif Crossing, read by R.P. Smith
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    aired 2/24/2013 "Snow" a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 2/17/2013 A new Poem "The Cutter" written In Memeory of Sterling Atkins 1994-2013
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    aired 2/10/2013 In order to stay awake on the trip back from Elko,some alternative styles of poetry were experimented with, the colabatorive piece "Beyonce's Bayou Blackout Boogie" was the result.
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    aired 2/03/2013 "Ranch Romance" a poem for Valentines Day from R.P. Smith
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    aired 1/27/2013 "Cow Camp Medicare" a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 1/20/2013 a tribute poem "Jesus and Johnnie and One-Forty-Eight" by R.P. Smith
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    aired 1/13/2013 Twenty Six years ago this past week R.P. wrote his first poem, what a ride it has been. The Ballad Of 148
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    aired 1/6/2013 "The Ballad of Buds Bunny" o "That Sventies Story" A brand new poem from R.P. Smith. you can thank Beth's cat if you enjoy this one, he woke me up to get started on this, at 11:30 pm.
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    aired 12/30/2012 "Al and Fred's Gift Exchange" by Yvonne Hollenbeck, read by R.P. Smith
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    aired 12/23/2012 Continuing a Christmas Traditon with "Trail To Bethlehem"
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    aired 12/16/2012 "Lost In A Large Corperate Retailer" a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 12/9/2012 "Wake Up Call" or "I Can't Yodel,(and you don't want me to try)" a newly revised poem by R.P.Smith
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    aired 12/02/2012 "The Devil" a pome by R.P. Smith
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    aired 11/25/2012 A little Thanksgiving update and a poem from R.P. "Rhythm Of The Range"
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    aired 11/18/2012 A Homegrown double play,REA and He Laughed, poems by R.P. Smith
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    aired 11/11/2012 An update on the past week at Pine Crest Ranch and a Poem titled "Veterans Day" by R.P. Smith
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    aired 11-4-2012 "A Poem For Bea" written for my good friend Warren Caldwell many years ago.
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    aired 10/28/2012 "Jesus and Jhonnie and 148" a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 10/21/2012 "The Ballad Of 148" The First Poem Written By R.P. Smith
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    aired 10/14/2012 A duck ranchers delima and a pome by R.P. "Eartags"
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    aired 10/7/2012 "Homecoming" a new poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 9/30/2012 "Lightning" A poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 9/23/2012 "Saga Of The Sunday Shirt" a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 9/16/2012 "The Inventors" a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 9/9/2012 "One Nation" a poem commerating the 2001 attacks on the United States, by R.P. Smith
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    aired 9/2/2012 Somthing old and somthing new, "Evolution Of An Arm Man" and "Late August 2012" two poems by R.P. Smith
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    aired 8-26-2012 "Thumper The Smoke Jumper" a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 8-19-2012 "Last Ditch Effort" a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 8/12/2012 The Purgatory Plains" and "The Udder Side" a pair of poems by R.P. Smith
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    aired 8/5/2012 "It's Only Fair" a poem by R.P. Smith.
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    aired 7/28/2012 "Tale Of A Bale" a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 7/22/2012 "It's Almost Fall" A poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 7/15/2012 This program dedicated to Maxine Popp "Bottle Of Memories", a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 7/8/2012 "Don't Rein In My Parade" a poem by R.P.Smith.
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    aired 7/1/2012 "Seven Horses;Bay" a poem for the 4th by R.P. Smith
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    aired 6/12/2012 "June" A sound bite of what summers on Pinecrest Ranch sounded like before the crew grew up and got better jobs.
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    aired 6/17/2012 A Homegrown Fathers Day Tradition, "A Ride Through Rhyme", By R.P. Smith
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    aired 6/10/2012 "Ode To The Computer" A poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 5/27/2012 "Nebraska Sunsets" The title song of a CD from Don Schauda
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    aired 5/12/2012 A brand new poem that R.P. has not come up with a title for.
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    aired 5/13/2012 "Parking Lot Philosophy" a poem from R.P. Smith
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    aired 5/6/2012 Sandhills Cowboy Marty Blocker shares a poem he has titled "Springtime On The Spearhead" from his "Outside Swing CD".
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    aired 4/29/2012 A grass time poem and song, "Paramount" By R.P. Smith and "Summer Leases" from Wylie and The Wild West.
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    aired 4/22/2012 A couple of new peices from R.P. and an old standard, "Conflicting opinions on the proper use of a rainy day", "Lesons Learned" and "To The Participant".
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    aired 4/15/2012 "Equine" The title cut from the newest CD by Utah Cowboy Brenn Hill.
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    aired 4/8/2012 R.P. Reads Psalm 96 and shares one of his poems "Bareback"
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    aired 4/1/2012 A pair of poems by R.P. "Sore Spot In My Saddle Seat" and "The Grudge"
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    aired 3/25/2012 This week we take a musical ride up north with Wylie and The Wild West for "Montana Love Song" from their newest CD "Rocketbuster"
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    aired 3/18/2012 "Showdown At Snowdrift Corral" A poem for spring by R.P. Smith
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    aired 3/12/2012 "Life Songs" from the Carr Family Cowboy Band of Whitman Nebraska.
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    aired 3/4/2012 "Finale" A poem by R.P. Smith
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    Aired 2/26/2012 A Late Valentine from R.P."Im Sorry I Didn't Share My Candy Bar" and a song from Montana Cowboy D.W. Groethe "How It Rolls"
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    aired 2/19/2012 A double play from O'Neil Nebraska Cowboy Poet Rick Buoy, "The Look On A Coyotes Face" and "I Don't Play Fair"
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    "Up UP and A Hay" a poem from R.P. Smith
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    aired 2/5/2012 "Lula Bell" from the Bar J Wranglers
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    aired 12/29/2012 "Ride With A Smile" a song from the Bar J Wranglers.
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    aired 1/22/2012 This weeks Nebraska guest is Don Schauda with his song "Farm Sale"
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    aired 1/15/2012 Colarado Cowboy Poet Al Mehl shares a poem from his Cowboy Pottery CD "Canning"
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    aired 1/8/2012 Californian Mike Beck with his version of "Poncho" from his "Feel" CD
  • Home Grown #450 - Listen : Download
    aired 1/1/2012 Musical Guest Jean Prescott starts the new year off right with her song "Life Between The Rivers".
  • Home Grown #449 - Listen : Download
    aired 12/25/2011 "Trail To Bethlehem" A Christmas poem from R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #448 - Listen : Download
    aired 12/18/2011 "Stockman Sage" a poem by R.P. Smith and "Making Christmas Cookies" by Yvonne Hollenbeck.
  • Home Grown #447 - Listen : Download
    aired 12/10/2011 A little update on ranch activities and a poem from R.P "Bottle Of Memories"
  • Home Grown #446 - Listen : Download
    aired 12-4-2011 "A Poem For Peace" by R.P. Smith and "Both Sides Of Living" from Texan Andy Wilkinson off of his An Ordinary Christmas CD
  • Home Grown #445 - Listen : Download
    aired 11827/2011 Texas Cowgirl Gene Prescott shares a song from the Sweethearts in Carharhartts Sleigh Bells CD "Cedar top Christmas Tree"
  • Home Grown #444 - Listen : Download
    aired 11/20/2011 A poem for Thanksgiving from Colarado Cowboy Poet Gary McMahan "A Cowboyin'Day" from his CD of the same title
  • Home Grown #443 - Listen : Download
    aired 11/13/2011 "The Christmas Quilt" a poem for Veterans Day by Yvonne Hollenbeck of Clearfield South Dakota.
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    aired 6/11/2011 This weeks musical guests are the Bar J Wranglers form Jackson Hole Wy, with a song from their Back on Stage CD "That Great Getting Up Morning" and R.P. wraps up the show with his poem "Morning Person".
  • Home Grown #441 - Listen : Download
    aired 10/30/2011 "Tyenty Seven Hours To Elko" a poem hot off the press by R.P. Smith
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    aired 10/23/2011 A new record for Poems in a Program, R.P. shares "Son Of The West" co-written with Don Schauda, "Fourteen Dogs, Four Horses, Three Cowboys and a Pedestrian" Title by Doug Hough, "Bone Pile Near The Creek", "Skull On the Post", and "Pelvic
  • Home Grown #439 - Listen : Download
    aired 10/16/2011 R.P. shares a rattler tail and passes on a poem co written by elevin year old Quirt Rice and his Grandpa Don Hilmer, both of South Dakota
  • Home Grown #438 - Listen : Download
    aired 10/9/2011 "The Blessings" a new poem by R.P.Smith, and "Cowboy Church" a poem from Durango Colorado Cowboy Sam Noble.
  • Home Grown #437 - Listen : Download
    aired 10/2/2011 Kansas muscian Barry Ward share the title song from his "Passin' Thru" CD
  • Home Grown #436 - Listen : Download
    aired 9-25-2011 "Yahoo At Wahoo" a poem to kick off the JR rodeo season, by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #435 - Listen : Download
    aired 9/17/2011 "Her Feet Would Rock The Cradel" A song Written By Yvonne Hollenbeck and Sung by Jean Prescott, from her Sweethearts In Carhartts CD.
  • Home Grown #434 - Listen : Download
    aired 9/11/2011 "One Nation" a poem by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #433 - Listen : Download
    aired 9/4/2011 "Its Almost Fall" a poem by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #432 - Listen : Download
    aired 8/28/2011 "The Sortin Gate" a poem by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #431 - Listen : Download
    aired 8/21/2011 "The River" a poem by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #430 - Listen : Download
    aired 8/14/2011 "Rawhide" from the Bar J Wranglers "Back On Stage" CD
  • Home Grown #429 - Listen : Download
    aired 8/7/2011 "Not Near New" a brand new poem by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #428 - Listen : Download
    aired 7/31/2011 "It's Only Fair" a live cut from R.P.'s CD of the same title.
  • Home Grown #427 - Listen : Download
    aired 7/24/2011 "Cloudbreak" a song from Oklahoma Cowboy Chuck Milner, from his "Trails Less Traveled" CD.
  • Home Grown #426 - Listen : Download
    aired 7/17/2011 Canadian Cowgirl Poet Doris Daley shares a couple of fun poems from her "Beneath A Western Sky" CD
  • Home Grown #425 - Listen : Download
    aird 7/10/2011 "Complications Of A Modern Cowboy" A new poem by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #424 - Listen : Download
    aired 7/4/2011 "Seven Horses Bay" a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 6/26/2011 "The Trail Before Me" a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 6/19/2011 "A Ride Through Rhyme" a Fathers Day Poem, and "They Do Run" a song from the Diamond W Wranglers of Wichtia,KS
  • Home Grown #421 - Listen : Download
    aired 6/12/2011 "Paramount" A poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 6/5/2011 Hannah Smith shares her 4-H speech for 2011
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    aired 5/29/2011 "One Nation" a poem for Memorial Day by R.P. Smith
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    aired 5/11/22 "Dinosaur Egg" a poem about change, by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #417 - Listen : Download
    aired 5/15/2011 Caleb Smith gets a little practice on his 4-H Speech, "She Pulled The Wool Over My Eyes" and R.P. shares his poem "The Graduate"
  • Home Grown #416 - Listen : Download
    aired 5/8/2011 "Mothers Loving Hands" a poem by Riverdale Nebraska Cowboy Poet Bill May
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    aired 5/1/2011 Oklahoma Cowboy Chuck Milner shares a song from his Trails Less Traveled CD "Draggin Calves To The Fire".
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    aired 4/24/2011 "Spring Blessing" by R.P. Smith and Texas Song Bird Jean Prescott with a song from her Embers Of Time CD "Jesus Walked On Water"
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    aired 4/17/2011 "After The Storm" an early poem by R.P. Smith and "Dire Dismal, DVM" his most recent one.
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    aired 4/10/2011 "Learning Process" a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 4/3/2011 A team of Texans, Andy Wilkinson and Andy Hedges with the title cut from their CD "Welcome To The Tribe".
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    aired 3/27/2011 This weeks Homegrown musical guests are Michal and Dawn Moon with the title cut from their newest CD "A Little Place Of Our Own" vist the Moons at www.michaelanddawnmoon.com
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    aired 3/20/2011 Spring is a time for new beginnings, R.P. Shares a poem titled "The Sortin Gate".
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    aired 3/12/2011 "Contingent Of The Curious" a new poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 3/6/2011 Elizabeth Ebert of Thunder Hawk South Dakota does a triple play with "The Cemeatary, Ode To Tofu, and Cowboy Courtin Time", all from the CD, "Where The Buffalo Rhyme"
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    aired 2/27/2011 "The Heifer Poem" by R.P. Smith
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    aired 2/20/2011 "The Auction Sale" By North Dakota Cowboy Poet Rodney Nelson.
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    aired 2/13/2011 "An Ordinary Morning" by South Dakota poet Elizabeth Ebert
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    aired 2/6/2011 An anniversary poem for KRVN and an early Valentine titled "Ranch Romance"
  • Home Grown #402 - Listen : Download
    aired 1/30/2011 "The Grudge" a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 1/23/2011 "Snow" A poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 1/16/2011 "Time On My Hands, Wind On My Foot", a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 1/9/2011 "The Only Thing I Want For Christmas" a song from Texas Cowgirl Jean Prescott from the Sweet Hearts In Carheartts "Sleigh Bells" CD
  • Home Grown #397 - Listen : Download
    aired 12/26/2010 "Trail To Bethlehem" A Christmas Poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 01/02/2011 Colorado Cowgirl Liz Masterson is this weeks Homegrown musical guest with a Christmas song "Potbellied Stove" and R.P. Starts the year off with a new poem he calls "Ranchers New Year"
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    aired 12/19/2010 "Mary's Lullaby" by Texas Songbird Jean Prescott
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    aired 12/12/2010 Texan Andy Wilkinson is this week's musical guest with a song from his "An Ordinary Christmas" CD "The Tumbleweed Christmas Tree".
  • Home Grown #394 - Listen : Download
    aired 12/5/2010 South Dakota Cowgirl Poet Yvonne Hollenbeck with her poem "The Best Gift I've Had In Years"
  • Home Grown #393 - Listen : Download
    aired 11/28/2010 " If You Can't Stand The Heat" a new poem by R.P. Smith.
  • Home Grown #392 - Listen : Download
    aired 11-21-2010 "The Trail Before Me" a Thanksgiving poem by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #391 - Listen : Download
    aired 11/14/2010 "Eartags" a new poem and story by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #390 - Listen : Download
    aired 11/07/2010 a song going back to around 1860, "The Farmer Is The Man" presented on homegrown my MN mucisians Bob Bovee and Gail Heil.
  • Home Grown #389 - Listen : Download
    aired 10/31/2010 "Asparagus" A new poem hot off the press from R.P.
  • Home Grown #388 - Listen : Download
    aired 10/24/2010 A double play from R.P. "Thumper The Smoke Jumper" and "Bottle Of Memories"
  • Home Grown #387 - Listen : Download
    aired 10/17/2010 "Pronghorn Prominade" a poem by R.P. to get everyone in the spirit of the upcoming hunting seasons.
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    aired 10/10/2010 This weeks Homegrown Guests are the Bar J Wranglers with a song from their Wyoming Wind CD "Lula Bell".
  • Home Grown #385 - Listen : Download
    aired 10/01/2010 "Morning Person" and "The Ranchers Wife" a Homegrown Double Play from R.P's Early Riser CD.
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    aired 9/26/2010 This weeks homegrown guest is Elizabeth Ebert from South Dakota, we are treated to a pair of poems from the "Where The Buffalo Rhyme" CD, The Cemetery, and "Ode To Tofu".
  • Home Grown #383 - Listen : Download
    aired 9-19-2010 "Colors Of Cattle Country" a new poem by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #382 - Listen : Download
    aired 9-12-10 One-Eighty In The Back Forty, a new poem by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #381 - Listen : Download
    Aired 9/5/2010 "Jesus and Johnny and 148" a poem by R.P. Smith.
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    aired 8/29/2010 "It's Allmost Fall" By R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #379 - Listen : Download
    aired 8/22/2010 R.P. Shifts from the silly to the serious with a Homegrown double play, "Stockman's Sage" and The "Wedding Poem"
  • Home Grown #378 - Listen : Download
    aired 8/15/2010 R.P tells a little story about Rodeo Jack, and Elizibeth Ebert of Thunder Hawk South Dakota gives a poem "The Last Great Rabbit Hunt"
  • Home Grown #377 - Listen : Download
    aired 8/8/2010 "It's Only Fair" a cut from R.P's CD of the same title.
  • Home Grown #376 - Listen : Download
    aired 8/1/2010 R.P. tells about thier trip out west and Yvonne Hollenbeck shares her poem "Old Folks Rodeo"
  • Home Grown #375 - Listen : Download
    aired 7/25/2010 "To The Participant" a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 7/18/2010 Sorry that I have been away for a while, this program was sent in as we were headed to the National High School Rodeo Finals in Gillett Wyoming, it featues a short poem by R.P. and the song Going West by Dave Stamey.
  • Home Grown #362 - Listen : Download
    aired 4-20-2010 "Shades Of The West", a poem by Doris Daley, put to music by fellow Canadian, Eli Barsi.
  • Home Grown #361 - Listen : Download
    aired 4/18/2010 R.P. shares a little riding adventure and features musical guest Andy Hedges, singing a song written by fellow Texan, Andy Wilkinson.
  • Home Grown #360 - Listen : Download
    aired 4/10/2010 "Wall Street Made A Roughie Out Of Me" a rodeo road poem by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #359 - Listen : Download
    aired 4/4/2010 An Easter Sunday message from R.P. Smith and his poem "Change"
  • Home Grown #358 - Listen : Download
    aired 3-28-2010 Hannah Smith is this weeks host on Homegrown, she shares her 4-H speech,"The Faces Of 4-H" and her younger brother Caleb runs his speech "Load, Aim' and Fire" by the homegrown listeners.
  • Home Grown #357 - Listen : Download
    aired 3-21-2010 "Cadalac Rap" a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 3/14/2010 Bob Petermann of Wibaux MT is our musical guest with one of his great songs, "A Couple Good Horses To Ride"
  • Home Grown #355 - Listen : Download
    aired 3/7/2010 "Showdown At Snowdrift Corral" a poem by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #354 - Listen : Download
    aired 2/28/2010 Jean Prescott shares a song that was cowritten with Yvonne Hollenbeck,"Dining Out" from her CD "Sweethearts In Carharts".
  • Home Grown #353 - Listen : Download
    aired 2/21/2010 R.P. revisits one of his favorite poems, "Song That Has No Tune".
  • Home Grown #352 - Listen : Download
    aired 2-14-2010 Yvonne Hollenbeck of Clearfield South Dakota shares a romantic balad that she calls "Rebel Rouser".
  • Home Grown #351 - Listen : Download
    aired 2/7/2010 R.P. shares his recent off road adventure and one of his poems "A Cowboy Needs To Ride".
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    aired 1/31/2010 "Dry and Dusty" a tune that goes back to the Thirties, by Bob Bovee and Gail Heil, and "Final Instuctions" a brand new poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 1/24/2010 R.P Gathers a few thoughts and herds them up for a new poem that he calls "Looking For Change".
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    aired 1/17/2010 Nebraska Poet Bill May and Nebraska singer Pat Boilesen team up with Bill poem "Winter Ride" and Pats redition of "Roll On Little Dogies".
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    aired 1/12/2010 Montana Horseman, Worker of Rawhide, and mighty fine poet, Randy Rieman recites a classic from Henry Herbert Knibbs, "Boomer Johnson"
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    aired 1/3/2010 "Rhythem Of The Range" a poem to start out the new year from R.P., and Wally Bazin's rendition of "Will The Circle Be Unbroken"
  • Home Grown #345 - Listen : Download
    aired 12/27/2009 "The Glory Trail" written by Badger Clark, recited by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #344 - Listen : Download
    aired 12/20/2009 R.P. continues a Homegrown Christmas tradition with his poem "Trail To Bethlehem" from his Early Riser CD.
  • Home Grown #343 - Listen : Download
    aired 12/13/2009 R.P. Smith and Don Schauda partner up and co-write a brand new poem "Son Of The West"
  • Home Grown #342 - Listen : Download
    aired 12/6/2009 "The Best Gift I've Had In Years" A poem by Clearfield South Dakota's best Cowgirl Poet, Yvonne Hollenbeck.
  • Home Grown #341 - Listen : Download
    aired 11/29/2009 "Parking Lot Philosophy" a live cut from R.P.'s newest CD,"It's Only Fair".
  • Home Grown #340 - Listen : Download
    aired 11-22-09 Thanksgiving week program, concludes with "Cyotes Praise" a poem by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #339 - Listen : Download
    aired 11/15/2009 "The Big Picture" A poem by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #338 - Listen : Download
    aired 8/11/2009 A Vetrens Day program with R.P. Smith and Joel Nelson of Alpine Texas with his poem "Shady Valleys" from his Grammy Nominated CD, "Breaker In The Pen".
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    aired 11/01/2009 "Dont Drive The Tractor" a poem by Canadian Cowgirl Poet Doris Daley,from her newest CD "Beneath The Western Sky" contact Doris at www.dorisdaley.com
  • Home Grown #336 - Listen : Download
    aired 10/25/09 " The Living Legacy" a poem by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #335 - Listen : Download
    aired 10/18/2009 Yvonne Hollenbeck of Clearfield, South Dakota, share a poem that she calls "The Old Folks Rodeo"
  • Home Grown #334 - Listen : Download
    aired 10/11/2009 "Will The Circle Be Unbroken" a song from the late, great, Wally Bazen.
  • Home Grown #333 - Listen : Download
    aired 10/4/2009 "Jusus and Johnnie and 148" A live cut from R.P's New CD, "It's Only Fair".
  • Home Grown #332 - Listen : Download
    aired 9/27/2009 "Plowboy Logic" if you have heard this one you have been following R.P.'s carrer for a long time, thanks for riding along.
  • Home Grown #331 - Listen : Download
    aired 10/20/09 "Broomstick Waltz" by the Carr Family Cowboy Band from Whitman Nebraska.
  • Home Grown #330 - Listen : Download
    aired 9/16/2009 "One Nation" a poem by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #329 - Listen : Download
    "The Lucky R" a new poem by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #328 - Listen : Download
    aired 8/30/2009 It is that time of year again, an updated version of "It's Almost Fall" by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #327 - Listen : Download
    aired 8/23/2009 Something new and something old "The Keeper" and Morning Person" a poetic double play from R.P.
  • Home Grown #326 - Listen : Download
    aired 8/16/09 "The River" a poem by R.P. Smith.
  • Home Grown #325 - Listen : Download
    aired 8/9/2009 An update from the Smith Boys Rodeo Trail and "Yahoo At Wahoo" a live cut from R.P.
  • Home Grown #324 - Listen : Download
    aired 8/2/2009 "It's Only Fair" a live cut from R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #323 - Listen : Download
    aired 7/23/2009 "Cow Camp Medicare" a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 7/18/09 Otto Rosfeld of Valentine Nebraska is our Homegrown musical guest, with his version of "Night Riders Lament", from his Night Songs and More CD
  • Home Grown #321 - Listen : Download
    aired 7/12/2009 "Tale Of A Bale" from R.P.'s Early Riser CD
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    aired 7-5-2009 This weeks guest on Homegrown is Riverdale Nebraska Poet Bill May with a patriotic poem "God Bless Our Troops"
  • Home Grown #319 - Listen : Download
    aired 6/28/2009 R.P.'s favorite rain appreciation poem "Where The New Nails Grow"
  • Home Grown #318 - Listen : Download
    aired 6-21-2009 Valentine Nebraska singer Wally Bazyn shares his version of "This Old House" and R.P. revisits a poem for Fathers Day, "A Ride Through Rhyme".
  • Home Grown #317 - Listen : Download
    aired 6-14-2009 "June" a poem for the season by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #316 - Listen : Download
    aired 6-7-2009 Musical Guest Brenn Hill with "Call You Cowboy".
  • Home Grown #315 - Listen : Download
    aired 5-31-2009 "The Rabbit Hunt" by Elizibeth Ebert from Lemmon South Dakota
  • Home Grown #314 - Listen : Download
    aired 5-24-2009 "Seven Horses; Bay" a Memorial Day poem by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #313 - Listen : Download
    aired 5-17-2009 "Final Inspection" a brand new poem by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #312 - Listen : Download
    aired 5/10/2009 "Paramount" A grass time poem by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #311 - Listen : Download
    aired 5/3/2009 "The Fence" By Montana poet DW Groethe, from his Tales From West River CD.
  • Home Grown #310 - Listen : Download
    aired 4/26/2009 "A Barn And A Begining" a new poem by R.P. Smith and "New Day" by Jill Jones And The Loan Star Chorale"
  • Home Grown #309 - Listen : Download
    aired 4/19/2009 "Aim For The X" a speech by Hannah Smith and "When Pa Was A Boy" recited by Caleb Smith
  • Home Grown #308 - Listen : Download
    aired 3/12/2009 "Well I'll Be" an Easter Poem by R.P. Smith and "Keep On The Sunny Side" a song from the Texas Songbird Jean Prescott
  • Home Grown #307 - Listen : Download
    aired 4/5/2009 "The Sorting Gate" a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 3/29/2009 "The Vaquiro Song" By Dave Stamey
  • Home Grown #305 - Listen : Download
    aired 3/22/2009 "Showdown At Snowdrift Corral" by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #304 - Listen : Download
    aired 3/15/2008 "Pronghorn Prominade" by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #303 - Listen : Download
    aired 3/8/2009 "The Men Who Ride No More" By Alpine Texas poet Joel Nelson.
  • Home Grown #302 - Listen : Download
    aired 3/1/2009 "Bottle Of Memories" by R.P.Smith
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    aired 2/22/2009 "Bugs" by R.P. Smith
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    aired 2/15/2009 "Parking Lot Philosophy" a live cut from R.P. Smith
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    aired 2-8-2009 A motorized version of "A Ride Through Rhyme" by R.P. Smith and Steve Krohn of Albion NE, and "Buddies In The Saddle" by MN cowboy singer Pop Wagner.
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    aired 2/1/09 "Song That Has No Tune" by R.P. Smith from his Stage Of Life CD.
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    aired 1/25/2009 An Inaguration poem by the late Carlos Ashley recited by R.P. and "The Bail Out Plan", by Yvonne Holenbeck recited by R.P.
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    aired 1/18/2009 Nebraska Poet Bill May shares his poem "The Bull Rider" and R.P. trys out a new with "MRI"
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    aired 1-11-2009 "Auction Sale" by North Dakota Cowboy Poet Rod Nelson.
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    "A Rare Find" a poem written by Montana poet Randy Rieman, recited by R.P. Smith and "On The Wings Of A Dove" performed by Valentine Nebraska singer Wally Bazen.
  • Home Grown #293 - Listen : Download
    aired 12/28/2008 Jill Jones And The Lone Star Chorale are this weeks musical guests with the title song from their CD "New Day"
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    aired 12/21/2008 This week we take another ride with R.P. up "The Trail To Bethlehem"
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    aired 12/14/2008 This weeeks guests on Homgrown are Chris Isaccs and Jean Prescott, they team up for a song "Mary's Lulliby".
  • Home Grown #290 - Listen : Download
    aired 12/6/2008 "The Shopper" by Milburn Nebraska singer and poet Don Schauda
  • Home Grown #289 - Listen : Download
    aired 11/30/2008 "The Fresh Cut Christmas Tree" by Yvonne Hollenbeck of Clearfield South Dakota.
  • Home Grown #288 - Listen : Download
    aired 11/23/2008 "The Trail Before Me" and "Blood And Loam" a Thanksgiving double play from R.P. Smith
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    aired 11/16/2008 "Sunrise" a poem by Janet Parkhurst of Cody Nebraska, read by R.P. Smith and "Higher Than The Heaveans", a song written and performed by Tom Johnson of Bingham NE.
  • Home Grown #286 - Listen : Download
    aired 11/9/2008 "Up Up and Ahay" a poem by R.P. Smith and "Nebraska Sunsets" a song from Nebraska's Don Schauda.
  • Home Grown #285 - Listen : Download
    aired 11/2/2008 "The Orchard of Dillon McLeach" a poem by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #284 - Listen : Download
    aired 10/26/2008 "The Gathering" and "Some Poem" from R.P. and "Forty And Found" from MN cowboy singer Pop Wagner.
  • Home Grown #282 - Listen : Download
    aired 10/12/2008 A new poem from R.P. inspired by his weekdend as a collage rodeo coach and the curret economic situation "Wall Street Made A Roughie Out Of Me".
  • Home Grown #281 - Listen : Download
    aired 10/5/2008 "Cowboy At The Keyboard" and "Morning Person" a double play from R.P.
  • Home Grown #280 - Listen : Download
    aired 9/21/2008 "Lightning" a poem by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #279 - Listen : Download
    aired 9/21/2008 "MR Goodgrench" a poem from R.P.'s "Stage Of Life" CD
  • Home Grown #278 - Listen : Download
    aired 9/14/2008 Two poems from R.P. "Stockmans Sage" and "One Nation"
  • Home Grown #277 - Listen : Download
    aired 9/7/2008 "Things in Common" a poem by Elizabeth Ebert from her "Live From Thunder Hawk" CD.
  • Home Grown #276 - Listen : Download
    aired 8/31/2008 "It's Allmost Fall", something new and different from R.P.
  • Home Grown #275 - Listen : Download
    aired 8-28-2008 R.P. used some recent road trip time to polish up a poem from earlyer in the year, so today we revisit "Song Of The Cistern".
  • Home Grown #274 - Listen : Download
    aired 8/17/2008 Two poems from R.P. "The Devil" and "To The Participant".
  • Home Grown #273 - Listen : Download
    aired 8/10/2008 "View From The Udder Side" A new poem by R.P. and "Pedicure Cure" a live cut from R.P.
  • Home Grown #272 - Listen : Download
    aired 8-4-2008 It's that time of year again, A live cut of "It's Only Fair", by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #270 - Listen : Download
    aired7/20/08 A big rain, a bullhead roundup, and other updates from Pinecrest Ranch, and a poem by R.P. "Where The New Nails Grow"
  • Home Grown #269 - Listen : Download
    aired 7/13/2008 "Head Ranch Petting Dog" a poem by R.P., and "Pickup Dog" a song from Scott R. Taylor
  • Home Grown #268 - Listen : Download
    aired 7/6/2008 "I Will Go" A special song for the Forth of July by Jean Prescott, from her Embers Of Time CD.
  • Home Grown #267 - Listen : Download
    aired 6/29/2008 "June" a live cut from R.P.'s CD "Stage Of Life"
  • Home Grown #266 - Listen : Download
    aired 6/22/08 "Round Pen Waltz" by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #265 - Listen : Download
    aired 6/15/08 "A Ride Throug Rhyme" A poem by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #264 - Listen : Download
    aired 6/8/2008 "Pronghorn Prominade" a poem by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #263 - Listen : Download
    aired 6/1/2008 To commereate the passage of the farm bill R.P. shares a couple of his past commentaries, "The Other Day At The FSA" from his Stage Of Life CD and "Madam Secratary" from his Early Riser CD.
  • Home Grown #262 - Listen : Download
    aired 5/25/2008 "He Laughed" a Memorial Day Poem for Grandpa by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #261 - Listen : Download
    aired 5/18/2008 This week Arizona Cowboy Poet Rolf Flake shares his poem "Estate Planning"
  • Home Grown #260 - Listen : Download
    aired 5/11/2007 One poem for the graduates and one for the graduate on Mothers Day, "Graduate" and "Rubber Ducks And Goldfish" by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #259 - Listen : Download
    aired 5/4/2008 Since R.P's sons Wyatt and Zane are hitting the Rodeo Road competing in the Saddle Bronc evet, R.P. invited his friend Dave Stamey from out California way to offer some advice, Dave calls this one "Talking Bronc Ballet Blues".
  • Home Grown #258 - Listen : Download
    aired 4/27/2008 This week we celbrated Calebs eigth birthday, so R.P. recites the poem that he inspired,"The Ballad Of Billirubin."
  • Home Grown #257 - Listen : Download
    aired 4/20/2008 Australian Gospel artist Steve Grace is our guest on Homegrown this week, with his song "Somewhere In America".
  • Home Grown #256 - Listen : Download
    aired 4/13/2007 "The Martin Mare" a new poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 4/5/2008 this time R.P. reads "Rain From Nowhere" a poem written by Australian poet Murray Hartin in Febuary on 2007.
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    aired 3/30/2008 This weeks Homegrown guest poet is Rolf Flake of Arizona, he share his poem "Dang Near Died" from his Cowboy Heritage CD
  • Home Grown #253 - Listen : Download
    aired 3/23/2008 "Well I'll Be", an Easter Poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 3/16/2008 "Sore Spot In My Saddle Seat" a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 3/9/2008 R.P. is getting back in the swing of things on the ranch after a big trip to Texas, He shares a couple of poems inspired close to home, "Up Up and Ahay" and "Time on My Hands, Wind On My Foot"
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    aired 3/2/2008 "Days And Nights In The Saddle" a Bruce Kiskaddon poem recited by Texas Cowboy Poet Andy Hedges, and "Dionasaur Egg" by R.P. Smith.
  • Home Grown #249 - Listen : Download
    aired 2-24-2008 "Song Of The Cistern" a new poem by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #248 - Listen : Download
    aired2/17/2008 "Parking Lot Philosophy" a live cut from R.P. Smith
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    aired 2/10/2008 This weeks musical guest, Wally Bazyn of Valintine NE sings "Silver Haired Daddy Of Mine.
  • Home Grown #246 - Listen : Download
    aired 2/3/08 R.P. gives an update on progress that is Dad is making and revists "The River"
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    aired 1/27/2008 R.P. finishes up the month of January with his poem "A.I.er's Anonymous"
  • Home Grown #244 - Listen : Download
    aired 1/20/2008 Simms North Dakota Coboy Poet Rodney Nelson with "Auction Sale" from his "Where The Buffalo Rhyme" CD
  • Home Grown #243 - Listen : Download
    aired 1-13-2007 "True Grit" A poem from South Dakota poet Elizabeth Ebert, from her "Live From Thunderhawk" CD.
  • Home Grown #242 - Listen : Download
    aired 1/6/2008 Randy Reiman, Montana Cowboy Poet, shares a Henry Herbert Nibbs poem, "Boomer Jhonson" and R.P. trys out a brand new poem that might be a little hard to swallow "Sad Farewell".
  • Home Grown #241 - Listen : Download
    aired 12-30-2007 "Christmas Pup" a poem from R.P. and Musical Guest Kip Calahan of Animas, New Mexico with her song "What Cowboy Means".
  • Home Grown #240 - Listen : Download
    "Trail To Bethlehem" A Christmas poem by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #239 - Listen : Download
    aired 12/16/2007 "Was He Quite Or Did He Cry" a song from Kena and Kali Johnson, and a short trail poem from R.P.
  • Home Grown #238 - Listen : Download
    aired 12/9/2007 R.P. tells about a local ranch rodeo and shares his poem, The Hungry Loop.
  • Home Grown #237 - Listen : Download
    R.P. Reads a poem written by Roy S Laymen along with a couple of his own,Rhythm Of The Range and Prarie Flower In The Cow Path.
  • Home Grown #236 - Listen : Download
    aired 11/25/2007 Bottle Of Memories, a poem by R.P. Smith
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    aired 11/15/2007 Guest poet Marty Blocker of Merriman Nebraska shares his poem "The Outside Swing" and R.P. finishes todays show with "Johnnies Ride".
  • Home Grown #234 - Listen : Download
    aired 11-11-2007, hey that even rhymes! A Vetrans Day Program with R.P.'s poem "Vetrans Day" and a poem from Alpine Texas Cowboy Joel Nelson, "Shady Valleys". This poem is from Joel's Breaker In The Pen CD.
  • Home Grown #233 - Listen : Download
    aired 11-4-07 Montana Cowboy Poet Randy Riemam gives a little background on classic western poet Bruce Kiskaddon and does a fine job reciting a Kiskaddon poem, "An Old Western Town".
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    aired 10-28-07 A homegrown double play from D.W. Groethe of Bainville MT. His Poem "Fifty A Day" and a song "The Little Things", both are from his CD, Tales From West River.
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    aired 10-21-2007 This weeks Guests on Home Grown are Marty Blocker of Merriman NE with his poem "Prairie Grass And Water" and Wally Bazen from Valentine with his version of the National Anthem of the American West, Home On The Range.
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    aired 10-14-2007 R.P. puts in some early hours on a new poem that he calls "Sleeping Beauty"
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    aired 10-7-07 "Jesus and Jhonnie and 148" a live track from R.P. Smith
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    aired 9-30-2007 A tribute to pioneer photographer Solomon Butcher, R.P. shares two poems, "The Inventors" and "Through Butchers Eyes."
  • Home Grown #227 - Listen : Download
    aired 9-23-2007 R.P. trys a new poem he calls "Tracks" and has Jean Prescott finish the show with her song "Between The Rivers".
  • Home Grown #226 - Listen : Download
    aired 9-16-2007 R.P. talks about the surprise anniversary party that his kids lined up and shares a poem from a few years back, "Sore Spot In My Saddle Seat".
  • Home Grown #225 - Listen : Download
    aired 9-9-2007 "One Nation" a poem R.P. wrote on September 11, 2001
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    aired 8-31-2007 Terry Licking of Thedford NE included some thoughts in an anniversary card to R.P. and Beth the she calls "Job Verses Career"
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    aired 8-26-2007 A new friend of R.P.'s, Steve Lindsey of Elgin Arizona shares a poem he calls "Generations"
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    aired 8-19-2007 R.P.comes up with an off the cuff anniversary poem and Barrey Ward finishes off todays show with a song he calls "Eternity"
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    aired 8-12-2007 R.P. shares a special time at the 2007 Custer County fair, also a new poem inspired by the ranches centinial recognition, and Carin Mari and Poney Express finish the show with "Close To The Land"
  • Home Grown #220 - Listen : Download
    aired 8-5-2007 "Its Only Fair", a live track from R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #219 - Listen : Download
    "Thumper The Smoke Jumper", a live track from R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #218 - Listen : Download
    aired 7/22/07 Yvonne Hollenbeck of Clearfied South Dakota is this weeks Homegrown Guest with her poem, Rebel Rouser.
  • Home Grown #217 - Listen : Download
    aired 7-15-2007 "June" a live cut from R.P. off of his Stage Of Life CD.
  • Home Grown #216 - Listen : Download
    Aired 7/8/2007 Seven Horses: Bay, a live cut from the fall of 2006 by R.P. Smith
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    aired 7/1/2007 R.P. has a little time to write a new poem while he waits for his sheep to come in, and shares another live cut, Bareback.
  • Home Grown #214 - Listen : Download
    aired 6/25/2007 A live cut, School Boys Lament, by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #213 - Listen : Download
    aired6/17/2007 A Ride Through Rhyme and a new poem, Fathers Day, by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #212 - Listen : Download
    aired 6/10/2007 Recorded Live in Red Cloud Nebraska, The Security Slide, By R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #211 - Listen : Download
    aired 6/3/2007 "Gathering Up" a brand new poem by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #210 - Listen : Download
    aired 5/20/2007 Montana Cowboy Poet Mike Logan with Ranch Truck from his Laugh Kills Lonsome CD
  • Home Grown #209 - Listen : Download
    aired 5-13-07 Beautiful Nebraska by Jim Fras and Rubber Ducks and Goldfish by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #208 - Listen : Download
    aired 5/6/2007 North Dakota Cowboy Jess Howard with Ducking The Law.
  • Home Grown #207 - Listen : Download
    aired 4/29/2007 Circle, a new poem by R.P. and Drinking From My Saucer, by Jean Prescott
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    aired 4/22/2007 Ginger ten Bensel, a Nebraska Singer and Songwriter is this weeks Homegrown guest, with the title song from her CD, I Love Nebraska.
  • Home Grown #205 - Listen : Download
    Aired 4/15/2007 Spring Blessing, by R.P. Smith
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    aired 4/8/2007 "Change", an Easter poem by R.P. Smith.
  • Home Grown #203 - Listen : Download
    Aired 4/1/2007 View From The Middle, A new poem by R.P., Then Dave Stamey finishes the show with, May the Trail Rise Up To Meet You.
  • Home Grown #202 - Listen : Download
    Button Rutherford from Hays Center Nebraska sent up a poem for R.P. to take a run at that he calls Ol Blue.
  • Home Grown #201 - Listen : Download
    aired 3/18/2007 Jean Prescott helps us clebrate St Patricks Day with a beautiful song, fair blows the wind from her Embers Of Time CD
  • Home Grown #200 - Listen : Download
    "Epitaph For Chief Plywood", a new poem by R.P. Smith, and "Modern Day Cowboy" a not so new song from the late Howard Parker.
  • Home Grown #199 - Listen : Download
    R.P. Gives an update on his dad and shares a calving season poem he has titled "Finale".
  • Home Grown #198 - Listen : Download
    2/25/2007 A poetic double play from Candian Cowgirl Doris Daley, "Old" and "Gossip" from her CD, Poetry In Motion.
  • Home Grown #197 - Listen : Download
    2/18/2007 R.P. shares some thoughts inspired by recent wrestling tournaments and his poem "Sortin Gate".
  • Home Grown #196 - Listen : Download
    Today is a replay of a show from a couple of years back that featured Elizabeth Ebert of Thunder Hawk South Dakota with "Rich Mans Lady" and a poem by R.P. "Windmills Serenade"
  • Home Grown #195 - Listen : Download
    2/4/2007 R.P. Gives a long winded lead up to a short poem that he calls "Ranch Romance".
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    1/28/2006 Today we head out on the range with Liz Masterson and Sean Blackburn for their verson on the Tex Owens classic "Cattle Call". This is from their 1999 CD Western Serenade
  • Home Grown #193 - Listen : Download
    1/21/2007 "Time On My Hands, Wind On My Foot" Some time in a cold saddle seat let R.P. come up with a new poem.
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    1/7/2007. R.P. celebrates his birthday with a brand new poetic double play, Winter Break and Unrollem,Rollem,Rollem.
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    Aired 12/26/2006 R.P. sneaks in a fast one befor the power goes off again,he calls this new poem "Snow".
  • Home Grown #189 - Listen : Download
    The Christmas Trail, by Badger Clark was first published in his book, Sun and Saddle Leather, in 1915, this morning it is recited by R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #188 - Listen : Download
    Texan Andy Wilkinson is our musical guest on Homegrow this week, The Tubleweed Christmas Tree from his CD, An Ordinary Christmas.
  • Home Grown #187 - Listen : Download
    A homegrown double play from Canadian Cowgirl poet Doris Daley, A Barnyard Christmas and Christmas in Alberta.
  • Home Grown #186 - Listen : Download
    Aired 12/03/06 R.P tells about a cowboy day and shares one of his poems, The Ranchers Wife.
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    Trail Befor Me, By R.P. Smith. aired 11/19/2006
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    Opening day of deer season stirs some old memories and gives hope for new ones for R.P. Musical guests The Carr Family Cowboy Band with the title song from thier newest CD "Fiddlesticks and Guitar Picks"
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    A Home Grown doubleplay, R.P. Smith with a new one called "Intelegent Design" and Carin Mari and Pony Express with "Old Log Barn", the tltle song from their newest CD.
  • Home Grown #181 - Listen : Download
    Some saddle time this week let a new poem take root " A Cowboy Needs To Ride" By R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #180 - Listen : Download
    "Ernie" a new poem by R.P. Smith
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    This week R.P. pays tribute to the annual migration of cattle buyers with "Cadalac Rap"
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    This week R.P. takes a reride with his rodeo poem "Yahoo at Wahoo" and the late Howard Parker takes us on a ride on a "Early Morning Highway" from his CD "The Modern Day Cowboy".
  • Home Grown #177 - Listen : Download
    R.P. gives an update an whats happening on the ranch and shares his poem "Morning Person"
  • Home Grown #176 - Listen : Download
    This week R.P. goes back to his roots with the poem that started it all, The Ballad Of 148.
  • Home Grown #175 - Listen : Download
    This week I would like to introduce Homegrown listeners to the late Larry McWhorter, Texas Cowboy Poet, The poem "Gate Session" is from his Open Gate CD
  • Home Grown #174 - Listen : Download
    "One Nation" by R.P. Smith
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    Today Yovonne Hollenbeck of Clearfied South Dakota asks the poetic question "What Would Martha Do?", from her CD, "Where The Buffalo Rhyme"
  • Home Grown #172 - Listen : Download
    'A Tale Of A Bale' By R.P.Smith
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    R.P. trys out a brand new one written in honor of he and Beth's twentyforth annaversary, he calls this one 'Beths Poem, Jean Prescott sings 'Paint Her Real' from her Tapestry Of The West CD.
  • Home Grown #170 - Listen : Download
    R.P takes a ride down memory lane this week with one that he calls 'Parade'
  • Home Grown #169 - Listen : Download
    It is back to the future as R.P. shares his annual tribute to county fair.
  • Home Grown #168 - Listen : Download
    This week R.P. trys to counter the drought by getting his creative juices flowing with a brand new poem that hopefully will get you through a dry spell.
  • Home Grown #167 - Listen : Download
    This week we head out west for a visit with the Bar-J Wranglers, a cut from their Wyoming Wind CD 'The Cowboy Song'
  • Home Grown #166 - Listen : Download
    R.P. gives an update on things happening on the ranch and shares his poem 'Coyotes Praise'
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    This week R.P. trys out a new one that he calls 'Weeds and Seeds' and an old one titled 'AI'ers Anonymous'
  • Home Grown #164 - Listen : Download
    This week R.P. Shares a poem submitted by a homegrown listener from Overton, the poem is written by Randy Kwiatowski, a member of the United States Airforce, Randy has titled it 'A Cowboys Thought of Freedom' . R.P. Trys out a new poem he recently put tog
  • Home Grown #163 - Listen : Download
    R.P. nearly runs out of wind counting his blessings this week, he wraps up todays show with one of his poems, 'Where The New Nails Grow'
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    by R.P. Smith
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    by R.P. Smith
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    by R.P. Smith
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    by R.P. Smith
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    by R.P. Smith
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    by R.P. Smith
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    'The Ballad of Billy Rubin' by R.P. Smith
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    Someone Else's Eyes, a new poem by R.P. Smith
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    Sping Blessing, a brand new poem from R.P. Smith
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    Endless Sky, by Jill Jones and the Lone Star Choral.
  • Home Grown #152 - Listen : Download
    'The Big Picture' By R.P. Smith
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    Showdown at Snowdrft Corall, By R.P. Smith
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    Guest Poet D.W. Groethe of Bainville MT with a poem,'Generations'
  • Home Grown #149 - Listen : Download
    'New Day' from Jill Jones and the Loan Star Chorale, from thier CD also titled 'New Day'. Cotact Jill at www.lonestarchorale.com
  • Home Grown #148 - Listen : Download
    Psalm 23
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    'Exported' by R.P. Smith
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    'It's The West' by Dave Stamey from his CD 'Wheels'. Contact Dave at www.davestamey.com
  • Home Grown #145 - Listen : Download
    Bottle of Memories, by R.P. Smith
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    Update, R.P. Smith
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    'Ranchers Response' by R.P. Smith and 'Happy Trails'by Liz Masterson and the late Sean Blackburn from their CD Western Serenade
  • Home Grown #142 - Listen : Download
    'A Poem For Bea' By R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #141 - Listen : Download
    This weeks guests are the Bar J Wranglers from Jackson Hole WY, the song Silver Spurs is from thier CD 'Wyoming Wind'.
  • Home Grown #140 - Listen : Download
    'Cadilac Rap' By R.P. Smith
  • Home Grown #139 - Listen : Download
    R.P. start out the new year with a brand new poem titled 'Cow Camp Medicare', and Walley Bazin of Valintine NE finishes out todays show with 'Back In The Saddle Again'.
  • Home Grown #138 - Listen : Download
    Trail To Bethlehem, By R.P. Smith
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    This weeks guests are Chris Isaacs and Jean Prescott, Chris reads from Luke, Chapter Two, Verses 1-19 and Jean Sings Mary's Lullaby. This selection is from the CD, Merry Christmas from our place to yours.
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    'Yicko' By R.P. Smith
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    Both Sides Of Living, by Andy Wilkinson, from the CD An Ordinary Christmas.
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    The Tumbleweed Christmas Tree, By Andy Wilkinson from the CD, An Ordinary Christmas. Contact Andy at www.grey-horse.com
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    Trail Before Me, by R.P. Smith
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    This weeks musical guest is Andy Hedges from Lubbock Texas, Andy is performing a song written by fellow Texan Andy Wilkinson, the song is titled 'Jody' and is from Andy's new CD 'City Boys'.
  • Home Grown #131 - Listen : Download
    'Wakeup Call', a brand new one from R.P.
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    A multi-generational rodeo rambling and a new poem from R.P. titled 'Yahoo at Wahoo'.
  • Home Grown #129 - Listen : Download
    This weeks guest is Dave Stamey with 'Spin That Pony' from his CD 'If I Had A Horse'. Contact Dave at www.davestamey.com
  • Home Grown #128 - Listen : Download
    'Round Pen Waltz' by R.P. Smith
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    Fall is a fun time of year on the ranch, R.P. gives a rundown of the weeks activities and wraps up with 'Eveloution Of An Arm Man'
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    This week we hear a double play from Elizabeth Ebert of Thunder Hawk South Dakota. 'Fall' and 'An Ordinary Morning' from her CD 'Live From Thunder Hawk'.
  • Home Grown #125 - Listen : Download
    Todays' guest is Barry Ward of Copeland KS with his song 'My blood is in this Land'
  • Home Grown #124 - Listen : Download
    A couple from R.P. that your have not heard befor,'Tamping Stick' and 'Going West'.
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    R.P. shares the poem he wrote September 11, 2001 'One Nation'.
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    After The Storm
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    R.P. gives a little revised personal history with 'School Boys Lament'
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    August 21, R.P. shares a poem he wrote a while back 'Six More Brain Cells'.
  • Home Grown #119 - Listen : Download
    R.P. Is doing a fair day double play, with 'It's Only Fair' and 'Pedicure Cure'.
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    R.P. does one fof the 'Particpant', and D.W. Gothrie does 'One For The Cowboy'
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    A double play day, a request for R.P's 'Morning Peson' is ansered and R.P. recites a poem contributed by a listener 'Envy'.
  • Home Grown #116 - Listen : Download
    R.P. foceses on not being to focused with a new poem 'The Web'.
  • Home Grown #115 - Listen : Download
    A saga of AI season from R.P.,'June', a version of this poem is on R.P.'s 'Stage Of Life' CD.
  • Home Grown #114 - Listen : Download
    Guest Poet Elizabeth Ebert shares her poem 'True Grit' from her CD 'Live From Thunder Hawk'.
  • Home Grown #113 - Listen : Download
    For A Independence Day Program R.P. try's out a new poem inspired by a recent visit to Arlington National Cemetery, 'Seven Horses Bay'.
  • Home Grown #112 - Listen : Download
    R.P. made it back from Washington D.C. where he was riding herd for forty-five Custer County 4-H'rs. He cuts loose with a brand new one called 'The Security Slide'.
  • Home Grown #111 - Listen : Download
    R.P. shares his most requested poem on Fathers Day, 'A Ride Through Rhyme'.
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    Today we hear from Joel Nelson from Alpine Texas, with his poem 'Sundown in Cow Camp'.
  • Home Grown #109 - Listen : Download
    The Wedding Poem, a new one written for R .P.'s Daughter and Son in Law.
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    A Memorial Day addition of Homegrown
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    We head north today to ride along with DW Groethe as he works on 'The Fence', a poem from his CD; Tales From West River.
  • Home Grown #106 - Listen : Download
    R.P. relays a recent 'go to work with Dad day' and tries out another brand new mothers day poem titled 'Break The Wind'.
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    A special Mothers day addition featuring a new poem by R.P. called 'Mom' and a piano solo by Winifred Johnson-Pandorf, 'On A Clear Day'.
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    R.P shares some of the challenges of calving season and try out a nonsense poem titled 'Rambler'
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    R.P. sails beyond his linguistic ability on the addition on a recent crop to the ranch rotation and Yvonne Hollenbeck offers some advice on planning your spring branding with a poem from her CD 'My Home On The Range'. Contact Yvonne at 605-557-3559
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    R.P. dusts off a piece inspired by the Nebraska black out of the spring of ninety-four with his poem REA.
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    Homegrown 101. Cherry County NE Poet Lyn Messersmith joins R.P. as this week's guest. Her poem 'A Conversation With Aunt Clara' is from the CD Leaders and Legends, contact, www.leadersandlegends.com
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    R.P. trys to find common ground with a horticulture club and shares cuts by DW Groethe,When Spring Breaks, and the Carr Family Cowboy Band, with Blue Bonnet Bells
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    A new Easter Poem from R.P. titled 'Well I'll Be'. Musical Guest Walley Bazin from his Gospel CD Serinity, with It is no Secret. Contact Walley at 547 N Howe St, Valentine,NE 69201
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    R.P. Shares and ode to spring with his poem 'Showdown at Snowdrift Corrall'. A version of this poem is included on his Stage Of Life CD.
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    R.P. shares a march windy with 'Up Up And A Hay' along a song by the late Howard Parker, The song 'Going home" is from Howards CD 'Modern Day Cowboy'
  • Home Grown #096 - Listen : Download
    It appears that spring has sprung on the Pinecrest Ranch, R.P. discusses the start of lambing season and updates his poem'Calving Conspiracy'
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    This week we take a ride with birthday girl Elizabeth Ebert as she shares 'Old Blue and the Pickup Cowgirl'
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    R.P. Shares his thoughts on recent legislative debate concerning One Room Schools and dusts off a poem titled 'What Should Not Be Took Away'
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    A Valentines day double play with Elizabeth Ebert and R.P. Smith, Elizabeth shares her poem 'Rich Mans Lady' from her CD 'Live From Thunder Hawk'. R.P shares an unpublished and previously unrecorded cut 'Windmills Prairie Lovers Serenade'.
  • Home Grown #092 - Listen : Download
    R.P. trys to apply new cattle management techinques to family herd health situations and shares a poem from his CD 'Early Riser' titled 'Last Breath Bawl'.
  • Home Grown #091 - Listen : Download
    R.P. shares a fresh cut titled'Jesus and Johnnie and one-forty-eight' and his first attempt at cowboy poetry 'The Ballad of one-forty-eight'.
  • Home Grown #090 - Listen : Download
    R.P. gets on thin ice with a fresh cut called, 'Parking Lot Philosophy'.
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    R.P. tries out a new one titled 'Cowboy Success Story'.
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    This week features guest poet Elizabeth Ebert of Thunder Hawk, South Dakota. Elizabeth Shares her poem 'The Last Great Rabbit Hunt' from her CD Live From Thunder Hawk, Contact Elizabeth Ebert 10930 208th Ave, Lemmon, SD 57638
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    R.P. shares a fresh cut, The Chambers Canaverous Christmas, on the economics of natural protein production (some of the hidden costs of deer hunting), concluded with a Poem titled Coyotes Praise, which is in R.P.'s book 'A Ride Through Rhyme'
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    R.P. gives an update on the ranch cattle moving activities, Guest poet is Chris Iscass with a Badger Clark Poem: A Cowboys Christmas Prayer, from the CD Merry Christmas From Our Camp To Yours. Contact: Prescott Music, PO Box 194, Dpt. MC, Ovalo, TX 7954
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    R.P. discusses an upcoming cattle drive and shares his Christmas Poem 'The Trail To Bethlehem' form his CD: Early Riser.
  • Home Grown #084 - Listen : Download
    Including a fresh cut from R.P. - 'Mid life - Oh I'll Think Of It In A Minute'. Guest Musicians: Kenna and Kalllie Johnson, The song 'Was He Quite Or Did He Cry' is from the CD 'The Johnson Project'. Contact Ramon Johnson rayj@nctc.net
  • Home Grown #083 - Listen : Download
    Featuring guest poet Yvonne Hollenbeck's 'The Christmas Quilt' from her CD 'Winter on the Prairie'
  • Home Grown #082 - Listen : Download
    Featuring R.P.'s poem 'The Sortin Gate' from his CD 'Early Riser'
  • Home Grown #081 - Listen : Download
    Holiday Anticipation Proclamation - R.P.'s commenatary on current BSE concerns, Guest Poet Doris Daley, with an open letter ot MR Russell, contact Doris at ddaley@telusplanet.net
  • Home Grown #080 - Listen : Download
    This one features a fresh cut from R.P. Titled 'Veterans Day'. Also included is Jole Nelson with his Poem 'Shady Valleys' from his album: Breaker in the Pen. Contact Jole Nelson, P.O. Box 1021, Alpine, Texas 7983
  • Home Grown #079 - Listen : Download
    R.P. offers some poetic thoughts on the election wrap up and shares his poem 'Johnnies Ride' which is included in his book: A Ride Through Rhyme.
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