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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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Across Kentucky – February 12, 2019
February 7, 2019
Across Kentucky – February 12, 2019

The National Farm Machinery Show has become a tradition for many people who have been attending for a number of years.  Kentucky Exposition Center Communications Director Ian Cox says this year’s show will feature product introductions, renewing of acquaintances, competitive tractor pulls and a different way to celebrate Valentines day. 

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Across Kentucky – February 11, 2019
February 7, 2019
Across Kentucky – February 11, 2019

The National Farm Machinery Show kicks off Wednesday at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville.  Kentucky Venues President and CEO David Beck previews the National Farm Machinery Show, talks about what people can see and the important connection the show makes between rural and urban people.

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Across Kentucky February 4, 2019 - February 8, 2019
January 31, 2019
Across Kentucky February 4, 2019 - February 8, 2019

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Across Kentucky - February 8, 2019
January 31, 2019
Across Kentucky - February 8, 2019

After meeting the 2019-2020 Kentucky Farm Bureau Lead Class Thursday, class facilitator Jackson Tolle talks about the initial meeting of the class in January and their participation in the Kentucky Farm Bureau Congressional Tour in February  Tolle also talks about what the class will do in year two, including the class out-of-state trip that will be planned during the next year and a half.

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