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Across Kentucky Promo October 14, 2019 - October 18, 2019
October 10, 2019
Across Kentucky Promo October 14, 2019 - October 18, 2019

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Across Kentucky - October 18, 2019
October 10, 2019
Across Kentucky - October 18, 2019

In Septmber, more than thirty Foreign Agriculture Attaches spent time in Kentucky to learn about agriculture and experience some genuine southern hospitality.  Dr. Joy Javelosa from the Philippines talks about what she hoped to learn, the partnership between the Philippines and the United States and how her country could help ours with a new crop.

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Across Kentucky - October 17, 2019
October 10, 2019
Across Kentucky - October 17, 2019

A Western Kentucky man is sharing his love and passion for big tractors and other equipment with the world on social media.  Jason Hassert talks about Big Tractor Power on You Tube, his own big tractor and his passion for the machines of agriculture.

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Across Kentucky - October 16, 2019
October 10, 2019
Across Kentucky - October 16, 2019

Montgomery County will represent Kentucky in the Southeast Junior Chef Competition next year.  Kentucky Department of Agriculture Food To Schools Program Coordinator Tina Garland talks about the 2019 winners, what they cooked and what they learned at the competition during the Kentucky State Fair. 

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Across Kentucky - October 15, 2019
October 10, 2019
Across Kentucky - October 15, 2019

Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles says all of Kentucky is feeling the effects of a late summer drought, but central and eastern Kentucky have been hit especially hard.  Commissioner Quarles talks about crops across the state and his preparation for a possible federal drought declaration.

Across Kentucky - October 14, 2019
October 10, 2019
Across Kentucky - October 14, 2019

Friday we shared the store of an iconic Kentucky Farm Market that opened it’s door to sell country ham products 32 years ago.  Today we talk with owner Katie Broadbent about her retirement October 15 and the future of Broadbent Foods and Gifts in Cadiz.

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Across Kentucky Promo October 7, 2019 - October 11, 2019
October 3, 2019
Across Kentucky Promo October 7, 2019 - October 11, 2019

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Across Kentucky October 11, 2019
October 3, 2019
Across Kentucky October 11, 2019

An iconic farm market in Western Kentucky will transition to new ownership with the retirement of owner Katie Broadbent October 15.  Broadbent shares the story of how she and her husband Smith Broadbent, III, developed the store and grew the business during the past 32 years.

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Across Kentucky October 10, 2019
October 3, 2019
Across Kentucky October 10, 2019

The Hopkins County FFA Chapter recently helped the University of Kentucky restore a symbol of Kentucky Agriculture innovation.  Adviser Ben Prevette talks about restoring the original no-till planter, why he enjoyed the project and what his classes learned through the experience.

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Across Kentucky October 9, 2019
October 3, 2019
Across Kentucky October 9, 2019

An Eastern Kentucky Farm Market traces it’s roots back to the family’s farm and an abandoned grocery store on their property.  Jenny Pennington, who owns Pennington Farm Market with her husband Lee, talks about the history of the market, what they sell and their future plans. 

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