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Across Kentucky Promo - February 18, 2019 - February 22, 2019
February 14, 2019
Across Kentucky Promo - February 18, 2019 - February 22, 2019

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Across Kentucky - February 22, 2019
February 14, 2019
Across Kentucky - February 22, 2019

Kentucky FFA Advisor Matt Chaliff says FFA is touching many lives in the state, but has also left a lasting mark on many leaders.  Chaliff discusses FFA Week activities, the role former members play in their communities and across the state, and the impact of FFA Advisers.

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Across Kentucky - February 21, 2019
February 14, 2019
Across Kentucky - February 21, 2019

Menifee County FFA members will collect food for the community animal shelter and host an impromptu speaking contest, among other activities during the National FFA Week.  First year FFA Adviser James Kash talks about the chapter, the events they are doing and shares some information about the importance of the agriculture program.

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Across Kentucky - February 20, 2019
February 14, 2019
Across Kentucky - February 20, 2019

Each FFA chapter in Kentucky celebrates National FFA Week in a different way.  LaRue County FFA Adviser Misty Bivens says their chapter will help prepare food for the local backpack program and celebrate another great year as an FFA chapter.

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Across Kentucky - February 19, 2019
February 14, 2019
Across Kentucky - February 19, 2019

FFA members in Kentucky and across the nation will take time out this week to celebrate National FFA Week.  Kentucky FFA President Joy Pidgorodetska talks about National FFA Week activities in Kentucky, what she and her fellow state officers are doing and how the week will wind up with a special event in Spencer County.  

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Across Kentucky - February 18, 2019
February 14, 2019
Across Kentucky - February 18, 2019

American Farm Bureau President Zippy Duvall recently made a stop in Kentucky to speak in Owensboro and visit some Kentucky farms.  President Duvall talks about the importance of visiting with farmers in Kentucky and across the country, and how that is part of the grassroots nature of Farm Bureau.

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Across Kentucky Pomo February 11, 2019 - February 15, 2019
February 7, 2019
Across Kentucky Pomo February 11, 2019 - February 15, 2019

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Across Kentucky – February 15, 2019
February 7, 2019
Across Kentucky – February 15, 2019

Murray State University’s Hutson School of Agriculture is continuing to attract more than 1.000 agriculture students every semester.  Dean Dr. Tony Brannon talks about the 2018-19 school year, new faculty members and the industrial hemp research the university has been involved in during the past five years.

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Across Kentucky – February 14, 2019
February 7, 2019
Across Kentucky – February 14, 2019

A grant from the Gimbel Foundation will help compensate Kentucky farmers who sell produce to help feed the hungry in partnership with the Kentucky Association of Food Banks.  Program Director Sarah Vaughn talks about the grant program, what farmers can sell and how they can apply to participate this year.

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Across Kentucky – February 13, 2019
February 7, 2019
Across Kentucky – February 13, 2019

The Kentucky Soybean Board is using checkoff dollars to help promote the use of soybeans, conduct research and look for new ways to utilize soybeans.  Kentucky Soybean Board Chairman Ryan Bivins talks about how the money is used, what return farmers can see and how the work in Kentucky integrates with the United Soybean Board.

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