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Across Kentucky February 13, 2018
February 8, 2018
Across Kentucky February 13, 2018

The National Farm Machinery Show Championship Tractor Pull will roar into Freedom Hall February 14th through the 17th for the 50th year.  Tractor Pull Chairman Tom Whit talks shares details about the tractor pull, where the competitors are coming from, how many tractor drivers will shoot for the sand at the end of the track and a change in ticket prices this year.

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Across Kentucky February 12, 2018
February 8, 2018
Across Kentucky February 12, 2018

County Farm Bureau Presidents and Vice-Presidents from across the state will gather in Louisville February 13th and 14th for the annual Presidents Conference.  Kentucky Farm Bureau President Mark Haney talks about the conference, the training county leaders receive, the topics they discuss and the number of new presidents that are expected to attend.

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Across Kentucky Promo February 5, 2018 - February 9, 2018
February 1, 2018
Across Kentucky Promo February 5, 2018 - February 9, 2018

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Across Kentucky - February 9, 2018
February 1, 2018
Across Kentucky - February 9, 2018

The 2017 National Farm Machinery Show will truly be larger than ever, with the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville adding more space to allow new exhibitors.  Communications Director Amanda Storment and Alan Watts preview the 53rd annual show and the 50th annual Championship Tractor Pull that will be in Louisville February 14th through the 17th.

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Across Kentucky - February 8, 2018
February 1, 2018
Across Kentucky - February 8, 2018

High corn crop yields in 2017 helped offset the low prices at the elevator, with the outstanding yields winning some producers some nice hardware at the Kentucky Commodity Conference in Bowling Green.  Kentucky Corn Growers Executive Director Laura Knoth and Alan Watts note the yields and recognize the 2017 winners.

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Across Kentucky - February 7, 2018
February 1, 2018
Across Kentucky - February 7, 2018

The top Kentucky soybean yield in 2017 set a record with more than 100 bushels per acre.  Kentucky Soybean Association Director Debbie Ellis and Alan Watts recognize the winners in the yield and quality contests that recently received awards at the Kentucky Commodity Conference in Bowling Green.

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Across Kentucky - February 6, 2018
February 1, 2018
Across Kentucky - February 6, 2018

Some of the top Kentucky Wheat growers recorded yields of more than 100 bushels per acre in 2017 and they were recently honored at the Kentucky Commodity Conference in Bowling Green.  Kentucky Small Grain Growers Executive Director Laura Knoth talks about the winners and their outstanding yields with Alan Watts.

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Across Kentucky February 5, 2018
February 1, 2018
Across Kentucky February 5, 2018

The cost of 40 basic food items in Kentucky is continuing to decrease.  Kentucky Farm Bureau Communications Director Todd Bright discusses with Alan Watts the final Farm Bureau Market Basket Survey for 2017, what foods increased in price and which items decreased in cost.

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Across Kentucky Promo January 29, 2018 - February 2, 2018
January 25, 2018
Across Kentucky Promo January 29, 2018 - February 2, 2018

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Across Kentucky February 2, 2018
January 25, 2018
Across Kentucky February 2, 2018

The Kentucky Parks Foundation is providing a hand to help parks complete projects and boost interest in the communities surrounding them.  Foundation Executive Director Molly Caldwell discusses some recent projects, the support of friends groups and a grant program aimed at getting students back to the parks.

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