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Across Kentucky - January 14, 2020
January 9, 2020
Across Kentucky - January 14, 2020

Corn, soybean and wheat farmers from across the state will gather in Bowling Thursday for the Kentucky Commodity Conference.  Becky Kinder with the Kentucky Soybean Association talks about the Commodity Conference, who is speaking, the annual meetings that will take place and the awards dinner.

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Across Kentucky - January 13, 2020
January 9, 2020
Across Kentucky - January 13, 2020

Kentucky Farm Bureau just celebrated 100 years of being the voice of agriculture in the state and the organization’s leadership is planning for the next 100 years.  Second Vice-President Sharon Furches is heading up the Vision 100 committee that has developed a new mission statement and will soon set some goals for the future.

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Across Kentucky Promo January 6, 2020 - January 10, 2020
January 2, 2020
Across Kentucky Promo January 6, 2020 - January 10, 2020

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Across Kentucky - January 10, 2020
January 2, 2020
Across Kentucky - January 10, 2020

The economic outlook for corn, tobacco and soybeans in 2019 was heavily dependent on yield, weather and trade.  University of Kentucky Agriculture Economist Dr. Todd Davis shared the numbers for the three major grain crops during the Kentucky Farm Bureau meeting in December.

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Across Kentucky - January 9, 2020
January 2, 2020
Across Kentucky - January 9, 2020

Shelby County farm market owner Matt Gadjzik says his family began Mulberry Orchard to help replace income from tobacco.  Gadjzik talks about what they grow on the farm, what people enjoy while visiting the farm market each fall and the importance of having his family grow up in the agriculture lifestyle.

Across Kentucky - January 8, 2020
January 2, 2020
Across Kentucky - January 8, 2020

The National Champion 4-H Livestock judging team from Kentucky will represent the United States in Europe this summer.  University of Kentucky Extension Youth Livestock Associate Steve Austin discusses the trip, what the team will be doing and thanks the sponsors who support the program each year.

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Across Kentucky - January 7, 2020
January 2, 2020
Across Kentucky - January 7, 2020

A young man from Garrard County is proud to be sharing the message of agriculture as the winner of the 2019 Kentucky Farm Bureau Outstanding Farm Bureau Youth Contest.  Dylan Driskell says he excited to tell the story of agriculture, and is looking forward to participating in the Farm Bureau Congressional Tour in February.

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Across Kentucky - January 6, 2020
January 2, 2020
Across Kentucky - January 6, 2020

A young lady from Spencer County is the 2019 Outstanding Farm Bureau Youth female.  In today’s program we meet Madison Goodlet, learn about her reason for participating in the contest at the Kentucky Farm Bureau Annual Meeting and hear the message that she wants to share about agriculture.

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Across Kentucky Promo December 30, 2019 - January 3, 2020
December 23, 2019
Across Kentucky Promo December 30, 2019 - January 3, 2020

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Across Kentucky - January 3, 2020
December 23, 2019
Across Kentucky - January 3, 2020

The University of Kentucky College of Agriculture will host their annual Winter Wheat Meeting next week in the Siemer Milling Conference Center at the new Grain and Forage Center of Excellence in Princeton.  Center Director Dr. Chad Lee says a number of timely topics will be on the agenda for the meeting.

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