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Across Kentucky - April 17, 2018
April 12, 2018
Across Kentucky - April 17, 2018

Murray State University students involved in the swine production classes will host the sixth annual Show Pig Sale Saturday, April 21st.  Graduate student Ella Fourqurean talks about the sale, how the project got started, the success of pigs sold at the sale and their reason for having the sale.

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Across Kentucky - April 16, 2018
April 12, 2018
Across Kentucky - April 16, 2018

Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue says President Donald Trump has a strategy for dealing with trade and has authorized him to provide resources for farmers affected by trade negotiations.  Secretary Perdue met with farmers and agriculture leaders from around the state during a stop at Hinton Mills in Mays Lick Thursday, April 5th.

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Across Kentucky Promo April 9, 2018 - April 13, 2018
April 5, 2018
Across Kentucky Promo April 9, 2018 - April 13, 2018

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Across Kentucky - April 13, 2018
April 5, 2018
Across Kentucky - April 13, 2018

Kentucky Lieutenant Governor Janeen Hampton says helping youth is one of the focuses of her term in office.  The Lieutenant Governor recently spoke with host Alan Watts about her mission and the message she shares with youth across the state.

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Across Kentucky - April 12, 2018
April 5, 2018
Across Kentucky - April 12, 2018

With the arrival Spring, comes the opening of Roadside Farm Markets in Kentucky.  Farm Bureau Roadside Farm Market Director Fran McCall previews the farm market season with host Alan Watts and lets people know how to find a market in their community.

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Across Kentucky - April 11, 2018
April 5, 2018
Across Kentucky - April 11, 2018

There are a number of outstanding women in agriculture in Kentucky.  Recently we met Alana Baker.  This week we have a conversation with her mother Mary Beth Baker about her role on the farm and why she enjoys farm life.

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Across Kentucky - April 10, 2018
April 5, 2018
Across Kentucky - April 10, 2018

Farmers are continuing to keep an on eye trade negotiations and how the outcome will affect their farming operation.  Graves County Farmer Jed Clark talks with host Alan Watts about NAFTA and TPP, how the negotiations are affecting farmers and the potential effect on communities across the state.

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Across Kentucky - April 9, 2018
April 5, 2018
Across Kentucky - April 9, 2018

The Rotary Club in Cadiz is giving one person the chance to blow up the eighty year-old bridge that crosses Lake Barkley.  After securing permission to let someone punch the button, the club began soliciting bids for the demolition of the Lawrence Memorial Bridge on Wednesday, April 11th.

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Across Kentucky Promo April 5, 2018 - April 9, 2018
March 29, 2018
Across Kentucky Promo April 5, 2018 - April 9, 2018

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Across Kentucky - April 6, 2018
March 29, 2018
Across Kentucky - April 6, 2018

Kentucky Congressman James Comer, Tennessee Congressman David Kustoff and Missouri Congressman Jason Smith recently hosted a meeting in Paducah to listen to industry leaders affected by infrastructure problems on inland waterways.  Among those joining the discussion was Calloway County farmer Sharon Furches, who talks about the issues discussed during the meeting and possible solutions.

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