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Across Kentucky - December 11, 2018
December 6, 2018
Across Kentucky - December 11, 2018

American Farm Bureau President Zippy Duvall was the keynote speaker for the Commodity Luncheon at the 99th Kentucky Farm Bureau Annual Meeting in Louisville.  President Duvall talks about the 2018 Farm Bill, the importance of Farm Bureau members letting their voice be heard and continuing trade negotiations.

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Across Kentucky - December 10, 2018
December 6, 2018
Across Kentucky - December 10, 2018

Kentucky Farm Bureau President Mark Haney says the 99th Annual Kentucky Farm Bureau meeting was a huge success.  President Haney talks with host Alan Watts about some of the highlights of the meeting, a new Second Vice President, and some of the recognitions.

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Across Kentucky December 3, 2018 - December 7, 2018
November 29, 2018
Across Kentucky December 3, 2018 - December 7, 2018

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Across Kentucky - December 7, 2018
November 29, 2018
Across Kentucky - December 7, 2018

The Hopkinsville location of a tractor and implement dealership is celebrating their second Pinnacle award from Case IH.  Territory Manager Russ Finney recently presented the award to H & R Agri-Power store manager Jim ancaster and the employees, with company officials attributing the honor to their dedicated team members.

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Across Kentucky - December 6, 2018
November 29, 2018
Across Kentucky - December 6, 2018

Many farms in Kentucky could not plant, cultivate or harvest their crops each year without guest workers from Mexico.  Host Alan Watts talks with Juan Lopez, who works for Tobacco Way Farms in Christian County, about working on a Kentucky farm, his home in Mexico, the toughest times on the farm and what he enjoys most.

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Across Kentucky - December 5, 2018
November 29, 2018
Across Kentucky - December 5, 2018

Many homes, businesses and churches will be decorated with poinsettias this year during the Christmas holiday season.  Meade County farmer Nicolas Hardesty talks with host Alan Watts about how poinsettias are changing their farming operation, marketing and some of the challenges of growing the tropical plant.

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Across Kentucky - December 4, 2018
November 29, 2018
Across Kentucky - December 4, 2018

A number of issues affecting agriculture and rural Kentucky will be on the agenda for the 2019 Kentucky General Assembly session that gets under way in January.  State Senate Agriculture Committee Chairman Paul Hornback discusses issues facing agriculture, items legislators will likely be discussing and his role of educating fellow lawmakers about agriculture.

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Across Kentucky - December 3, 2018
November 29, 2018
Across Kentucky - December 3, 2018

Retiring Kentucky Farm Bureau Second Vice President Fritz Geiske says prices, trade and advocacy are among the challenges he sees for agriculture in the future.  Geiske shares his thoughts with host Alan Watts about addressing the issues and the role of Kentucky Farm Bureau in advocacy and education.

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Across Kentucky November 26, 2018-November 30, 2018
November 21, 2018
Across Kentucky November 26, 2018-November 30, 2018

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Across Kentucky - November 30, 2018
November 21, 2018
Across Kentucky - November 30, 2018

Kentucky Farm Bureau Second Vice-President Fritz Geiske will retire from the executive board after eights years.  Geiske talks with host Alan Watts about some of the accomplishments in agriculture during his time on the board and working with President Mark Haney.

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