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Across Kentucky - January 1, 2019
December 27, 2018
Across Kentucky - January 1, 2019

Kentucky Farm Bureau President Mark Haney was among a large group of agriculture leaders that witnessed President Donald Trump sign the 2018 Farm Bill into law Thursday, December 20.  Haney talks about the wins for agriculture in the 2018 Farm Bill, funding for expanded broadband and grants that could benefit non land grant universities in Kentucky.

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Across Kentucky - December 31, 2018
December 27, 2018
Across Kentucky - December 31, 2018

Hunger continues to be a major problem in Kentucky, with agriculture playing a major role in helping address the problem.  Kentucky Association of Food Banks Director Tamara Sandberg says agriculture helped provide more than 64 million meals to hungry Kentuckians in 2018.

 

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Across Kentucky Promo for week of December 24, 2018 - December 28, 2018
December 20, 2018
Across Kentucky Promo for week of December 24, 2018 - December 28, 2018

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Across Kentucky - December 28, 2018
December 20, 2018
Across Kentucky - December 28, 2018

Language in the 2018 Farm Bill changes the classification for Industrial Hemp.  United States Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, who served on the House-Senate Conference Committee, says the industrial hemp legislation was one of the major accomplishments in the new farm bill.

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Across Kentucky - December 27, 2018
December 20, 2018
Across Kentucky - December 27, 2018

The 2018 Farm Bill, that was approved earlier this month by Congress, includes incentives aimed at expansion of broadband coverage in rural America.  United States Congressman James Comer, who served on the House-Senate Farm Bill Conference Committee, talks about broadband expansion incentives included in the 2018 Farm and what that could mean for rural Kentucky.

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Across Kentucky - December 26, 2018
December 20, 2018
Across Kentucky - December 26, 2018

A young lady from Muhlenberg County is leading Kentucky 4-H members this year.  State 4-H President Johnna Woodson talks about her year as President, how she got started in 4-H and encourages other young people to work hard to attain their goals.

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Across Kentucky - December 25, 2018
December 20, 2018
Across Kentucky - December 25, 2018

Kentucky Farm Bureau's elected leaders are taking time to wish all families a Merry Christmas.  President Mark Haney, 1st Vice-president Eddie Melton and 2nd Vice-president Sharon Furches talk about what makes Christmas special for them.

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Across Kentucky - December 24, 2018
December 20, 2018
Across Kentucky - December 24, 2018

Murray State University's Breathitt Veterinary Center assisted the North Pole Veterinarian, Dr. Samantha Claus, in ensuring Santa's Reindeer are ready for their annual flight around the world.  Center Director Dr. Debbie Reed talks about the health of Santa's Reindeer, the tests they performed and what makes them fly.

 

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Across Kentucky Promo December 17, 2018 - December 21, 2018
December 13, 2018
Across Kentucky Promo December 17, 2018 - December 21, 2018

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Across Kentucky - December 21, 2018
December 13, 2018
Across Kentucky - December 21, 2018

American Farm Bureau President Zippy Duvall says he is excited about the new Waters of the U.S. Rule that will soon be released by the Environmental Protection Agency.  Duvall also previews the 100th annual American Farm Bureau Meeting in New Orleans and talks about the organization’s service to agriculture.

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