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Across Kentucky - July 12, 2018
July 3, 2018
Across Kentucky - July 12, 2018

Kentucky Commissioner of Agriculture Ryan Quarles recently led a delegation from the Bluegrass to Canada to discuss trade relations.  Quarles talks about the issues, Kentucky products already in being sold in Canada and other markets that may possibly open.

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Across Kentucky - July 11, 2018
July 3, 2018
Across Kentucky - July 11, 2018

Kentucky FFA is under the leadership of a new President, who is a first generation American.  FFA President Joy Pidgorodetska shares her story in agriculture, how she became involved and the message she has for all FFA members.

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Across Kentucky - July 10, 2018
July 3, 2018
Across Kentucky - July 10, 2018

The University of Kentucky College of Agriculture is hosting a Palmer Field Day on Thursday, July 12, at the Chris Drummond Farm in Ballard County.  U.K. Weed Scientist Dr. Travis Legleiter talks about the field day, the topics to be covered and the weed problems farmers are experiencing across the state.

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Across Kentucky - July 9, 2018
July 3, 2018
Across Kentucky - July 9, 2018

Young farmers from around the state will gather this weekend in Bowling Green for the Kentucky Young Farmers Outing.  Kentucky Farm Bureau Young Farmers Committee Chairman John Pedigo talks about the outing, the events planned and other details.

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Across Kentucky Promo - July 2, 2018 - July 6, 2018
June 28, 2018
Across Kentucky Promo - July 2, 2018 - July 6, 2018

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Across Kentucky - July 6, 2018
June 28, 2018
Across Kentucky - July 6, 2018

Students from Across Kentucky gathered on college campus this summer to participate in Kentucky Farm Bureau’s Institute for Future Agriculture Leaders.  On today’s program we learn first hand from Lynzee Lacy about IFAL, what they learned this year, the friendships made and the broader picture of agriculture she had the chance to see.

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Across Kentucky - July 5, 2018
June 28, 2018
Across Kentucky - July 5, 2018

More than 1,000 Kentucky youth are participating in Kentucky Junior Livestock Expos in Morehead, Murray and Bowling Green.  Kentucky Division of Shows and Fairs Director Chris Caudill talks about the lessons youth learn, the relationships they make and how some go on to start their own herd.

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Across Kentucky - July 4, 2018
June 28, 2018
Across Kentucky - July 4, 2018

On this Independence Day, we honored a Clinton County resident who was posthumously presented the Medal of Honor Tuesday, June 26, by President Donald Trump.  United States Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell relayed the story of farmer Lieutenant Garlin Murl Conner, who served six tours during World War II.

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Across Kentucky - July 3, 2018
June 28, 2018
Across Kentucky - July 3, 2018

Monday, Ben Westerfield talked about the 2018 wheat crop and how it looked.  Today, we talk with Westerfield about how the crop is marketed, where the crop is sold and other details about the 2018 winter wheat crop.

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Across Kentucky - July 2, 2018
June 28, 2018
Across Kentucky - July 2, 2018

Most farmers are saying the 2018 wheat crop in Kentucky is not as good as they had hoped for or had expected. Hopkinsville Elevator Grain Manager Ben Westerfield talks about the harvest from Barren County to Trigg County, the quality of the crop and other details.

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