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Across Kentucky Promo September 24, 2018 - September 28, 2018
September 20, 2018
Across Kentucky Promo September 24, 2018 - September 28, 2018

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Across Kentucky - September 28, 2018
September 20, 2018
Across Kentucky - September 28, 2018

Recruitment is underway for the next two classes of the Institute for Future Agriculture leaders that is hosted by the Kentucky Farm Bureau Federation, the University of Kentucky and Murray State University.  Farm Bureau Director of Young Farmer Programs Jackson Tolle talks about how to apply, who can apply and some of the lessons learned from the IFAL program.

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Across Kentucky - September 27, 2018
September 20, 2018
Across Kentucky - September 27, 2018

Technology companies are continuing to expand broadband, internet and cellphone service across the state of Kentucky.  AT&T Kentucky President Hood Harris talks with host Alan Watts about the expansion of broadband, some of the benefits of the expansion and how many people are already experiencing the benefits.

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Across Kentucky - September 26, 2018
September 20, 2018
Across Kentucky - September 26, 2018

One of the highlights of the Eastern Kentucky University Agriculture Field Day will be the Robotic Milking Unit at Meadowbrook Farm.  EKU Farm Director Justin McKinney talks about building the robotic milking unit, the reaction to the technology, how it can help farmers and the return on cost of installing a unit on a dairy farm.

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Across Kentucky - September 25, 2018
September 20, 2018
Across Kentucky - September 25, 2018

Eastern Kentucky University will hold their bi-annual Agriculture Field Day Thursday, September 27, at Meadowbrook Farm.  EKU Farm Director Justin McKinney talks about the field day, what will be on display, when it takes place and shares other details.

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Across Kentucky - September 24, 2018
September 20, 2018
Across Kentucky - September 24, 2018

Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles is in line to be the President of the National Association of State Departments of Agriculture.  Quarles says the leadership post help put Kentucky in the National spotlight and allow the state to show off the diverse agriculture that makes it unique. 

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

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Across Kentucky - September 21, 2018
September 13, 2018
Across Kentucky - September 21, 2018

The Grain and Forage Center of Excellence, that is being constructed at the University of Kentucky Research and Education Center in Princeton, is continuing to build excitement among farmers and the agribusiness community.  Director Dr. Chad Lee says it is also attracting a new class of researchers and graduate students to Princeton to carry out their work and studies.

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Across Kentucky - September 20, 2018
September 13, 2018
Across Kentucky - September 20, 2018

This is National Farm Safety and Health Week in Kentucky and around the nation.  Dale Dobson, with the Kentucky Department of Agriculture, talks about farm safety awareness, more farmers training their employees on safety and sharing the road.

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Across Kentucky - September 19, 2018
September 13, 2018
Across Kentucky - September 19, 2018

Not only will the 2018 Beef Bash at the University of Kentucky Research and Education Center in Princeton be a day of learning, it will also be a day to celebrate the retirement of Beef Cattle Specialist Dr. Roy Burris.  Dr. Lee Anderson talks about the celebration that is planned and invites Dr. Burris’s friends to come and help honor him for 40 years of work and dedication to the beef cattle industry in Kentucky.

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