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Across Kentucky Promo September 23, 2019 - September 27, 2019
September 19, 2019
Across Kentucky Promo September 23, 2019 - September 27, 2019

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Across Kentucky - September 27, 2019
September 19, 2019
Across Kentucky - September 27, 2019

Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles will serve as Vice President of the National Association of State Departments of Agriculture in the coming year.  Commissioner Quarles talks about being elected to the office, other Kentuckians who hold national offices and what those offices mean for Kentucky.

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Across Kentucky - September 26, 2019
September 19, 2019
Across Kentucky - September 26, 2019

There is a relatively new disease that is impacting a commonly known tree in Kentucky.  Christian County Horticulture Agent Kelly Jackson talks about what is causing the disease that is affecting Sassafras trees, how to tell if trees have the disease, what causes it and how to get rid of the insect.

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Across Kentucky - September 25, 2019
September 19, 2019
Across Kentucky - September 25, 2019

Farmers in central Kentucky will have a chance to attend the University of Kentucky Beef Bash Thursday, September 26, at the Oran Little Research Farm in Versailles.  IRM Beef Coordinator Ben Crites talks about the event, what topics will be covered, who will be speaking and other details. 

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Across Kentucky - September 24, 2019
September 19, 2019
Across Kentucky - September 24, 2019

The latest United States Department of Agriculture Food Insecurity Survey shows a decrease in hunger in the Kentucky during the past three years.  Tamara Sandburg with Feeding America Kentucky's Heartland says, although there was a decrease, the number of hungry people in the state is still too high.  

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Across Kentucky - September 23, 2019
September 19, 2019
Across Kentucky - September 23, 2019

The University of Kentucky’s final Kentucky Agricultural Training School this Thursday at the Research and Education Center in Princeton will focus on what to do after the harvest.  Extension Agronomist Dr. Edwin Richey says the event at Princeton will focus on whether to plant cover crops, post season herbicide carryover and preparing the storage bins.

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Across Kentucky Promo September 16, 2019 - September 20, 2019
September 12, 2019
Across Kentucky Promo  September 16, 2019 - September 20, 2019

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Across Kentucky - September 20, 2019
September 12, 2019
Across Kentucky - September 20, 2019

The Kentucky Center for Agriculture and Rural Development has a mission of helping farmers and agribusiness operate and grow their farms and businesses.  Business Development Assistant Kelley Padgett talks about KCARD, what the organization does and some of the services offered to farmers and agribusiness owners.

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Across Kentucky - September 19, 2019
September 12, 2019
Across Kentucky - September 19, 2019

The Kentucky Forest Industry Association will host their annual Wood Expo this weekend at Masterson Park in Louisville.  KFIA Director Bob Bauer talks about the expo, what people can see and some of the contests that loggers and others will be participating in.

Across Kentucky - September 18, 2019
September 12, 2019
Across Kentucky - September 18, 2019

Murray State University will host an agriculture hemp field day Thursday, September 19, at the University farm.  Hutson School of Agriculture Director Dr. Tony Brannon says the field day will showcase some of the latest research, plant trials, weed and insect control methods and other testing that is being done at the Center For Agricultural Hemp.