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Across Kentucky Promo April 23, 2018 - April 27, 2018
April 19, 2018
Across Kentucky Promo April 23, 2018 - April 27, 2018

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Across Kentucky - April 27, 2018
April 19, 2018
Across Kentucky - April 27, 2018

Last week we featured a story about Kentucky Farm Bureau Executive Vice-President David Beck, who recently announced his retirement after 41 years.  On today’s program we talk with Mr. Beck about his decision to be the next President and CEO of the Kentucky Fair Board and his mission for improving the International Convention Center and Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville.

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Across Kentucky - April 26, 2018
April 19, 2018
Across Kentucky - April 26, 2018

As we continue to focus on distracted driving during the month of April, we share the second of a two-part series with Breckinridge County mother Tareena Horton, who talks about how she is using her story to help others.  Horton also talks about her calling to help others as an insurance agent.

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Across Kentucky - April 25, 2018
April 19, 2018
Across Kentucky - April 25, 2018

April is National Distracted Driving Month, with Kentucky Farm Bureau featuring a video with an accident survivor who has a message to share.  Breckinridge County mother Tareena Horton, who is an agent with the Breckinridge County Farm Bureau, talks about a distracted driving accident in 2008 that nearly claimed her life and the message she has for others.

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Across Kentucky - April 24, 2018
April 19, 2018
Across Kentucky - April 24, 2018

Among the issues being discussed is the Renewable Fuels Standard and how it will impact the oil industry.  Commonwealth Agri-Energy President and CEO Mick Henderson, who chairs the Renewable Fuels Association, talks about the issue, the players involved and the importance to Kentucky corn farmers.

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Across Kentucky - April 23, 2018
April 19, 2018
Across Kentucky - April 23, 2018

National Association of Farm Broadcasting members, including Kentuckians Jeff Nally and host Alan Watts, are in Washington, DC, this week for the annual Washington Watch event.  Nally, who broadcasts daily on the Cromwell Ag Radio Network, talks with Alan Watts about the history of the event, some of the major issues and how many people are impacted by farm broadcasters.

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Across Kentucky Promo April 16, 2018 - April 20, 2018
April 12, 2018
Across Kentucky Promo April 16, 2018 - April 20, 2018

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Across Kentucky - April 20, 2018
April 12, 2018
Across Kentucky - April 20, 2018

Kentucky Farm Bureau Executive Vice-President David Beck says he has been impressed with the leadership of Kentucky Farm Bureau during his 41 years.  Beck talks about the role Farm Bureau continues to play in the lives of rural Kentuckians and says his fondest memories will be getting to know all of the state.

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Across Kentucky - April 19, 2018
April 12, 2018
Across Kentucky - April 19, 2018

Kentucky Farm Bureau Executive Vice-President David Beck announced he will retired July 1st.  Beck talks with host Alan Watts about many of the changes he has seen in agriculture policy during his 41 year career and the impact that policy has on farm and rural life.

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Across Kentucky - April 18, 2018
April 12, 2018
Across Kentucky - April 18, 2018

United States Energy Secretary Rick Perry and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell recently made stops in Kentucky to discuss energy and innovation.  Secretary Perry discussed four keys to economic growth, deregulation and his outlook for Kentucky during a stop in Hopkinsville Thursday, April 5th.

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