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Kentucky Farm Bureau Studios Wins Three Emmy® Awards

Kentucky Farm Bureau Studios Wins Three Emmy® Awards

Kentucky Farm Bureau Studios earned three Emmy® Awards during 54th Annual Ohio Valley Regional Emmy Awards.

Across Kentucky - August 3, 2018
July 25, 2018
Across Kentucky - August 3, 2018

Kentucky Farm Bureau is closely watching the 2018 Farm Bill negotiations in the conference committee that will iron our differences between the United States Senate and House of Representatives.  First Vice-President Eddie Melton talks about the priorities for agriculture, the importance of getting a new farm bill in place and the critical role in the negotiations by Kentucky Congressman James Comer.

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Across Kentucky - August 2, 2018
July 25, 2018
Across Kentucky - August 2, 2018

Kentucky will have a member of the Congressional Conference Committee that will work to resolve the differences between the Senate and House versions of the 2018 Farm Bill.  Host Alan Watts talks with First District Congressman James Comer about the appointment, the differences between the House and Senate and how soon he thinks a new Farm Bill will be passed by Congress.

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Across Kentucky - August 1, 2018
July 25, 2018
Across Kentucky - August 1, 2018

The Kentucky Proud Program launched the first Kentucky Proud Wedding Contest this year. Kentucky Department of Agriculture Deputy Executive Director of the Office for Agriculture Marketing and Product Promotion, Tim Hughes, talks with host Alan Watts about the entries, the success of the program and how people can enter the second round of the contest that ends this fall.

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Across Kentucky - July 31, 2018
July 25, 2018
Across Kentucky - July 31, 2018

Each year belt buckles are presented to the Round Robin Showmanship winners from each of the three Kentucky Junior Livestock Expos.  Host Alan Watts talks with T.J. Yazell of Paris, KY, who won two of the three belt buckles this year at Morehead State University and Western Kentucky University.

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Across Kentucky - July 30, 2018
July 25, 2018
Across Kentucky - July 30, 2018

The Kentucky LAND program is connecting agriculture with the manufacturing sector to encourage growth in agriculture related jobs in the state.  Kentucky Department of Agriculture Deputy Executive Director of the Office for Agriculture Marketing and Product Promotion, Tim Hughes, talks about the LAND program, three upcoming meetings, the successes from some previous meetings and how the partnership works.

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Statement from KFB President Mark Haney on $12 billion agriculture assistance programs
July 25, 2018
Statement from KFB President Mark Haney on $12 billion agriculture assistance programs

We welcome the news that the USDA will authorize up to $12 billion in programs to help farm families weather the losses caused by unjustified retaliatory tariffs on U.S. agricultural goods.