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Across Kentucky Promo March 19, 2018 - March 23, 2018
March 15, 2018
Across Kentucky Promo March 19, 2018 - March 23, 2018

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Across Kentucky - March 23, 2018
March 15, 2018
Across Kentucky - March 23, 2018

Through the efforts and support of commodity organizations in the state, the message of agriculture is being taught to Kentucky students of all ages.  Kentucky Ag In The Classroom Director Jennifer Elwell talks with host Alan Watts about the effort to spread the word about agriculture, how the curriculum lines up with Kentucky Core Standards and the reaction of teachers.

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Across Kentucky - March 22, 2018
March 15, 2018
Across Kentucky - March 22, 2018

The University of Kentucky Grain and Forage Center of Excellence in Princeton will offer new research opportunities that will benefit farmers from Kentucky and the surrounding region.  Director Dr. Chad Lee talks with host Alan Watts about the expansion and the capabilities it will bring.

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Across Kentucky - March 21, 2018
March 15, 2018
Across Kentucky - March 21, 2018

A woman who grew up showing goats and sheep in the livestock barn at the Kentucky Exposition Center is now running the North American International Livestock Exposition.  Join host Alan Watts as he talks with Christian County native Katherine Riley.

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Across Kentucky - March 20, 2018
March 15, 2018
Across Kentucky - March 20, 2018

Kentucky Proud will introduce a new product line that will be available at Kroger locations across the state.  Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles talks with host Alan Watts about Kentucky Proud Beef, the work behind the signature brand and what they hope to accomplish by the new marketing effort.

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Across Kentucky - March 19, 2018
March 15, 2018
Across Kentucky - March 19, 2018

Tuesday, March 20, is National Agriculture Day.  Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles talks with host Alan Watts about the impact of agriculture in Kentucky, the diversity of agriculture in the state and some of the top agriculture commodities.

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Across Kentucky Promo March 12, 2018 - March 16, 2018
March 8, 2018
Across Kentucky Promo March 12, 2018 -  March 16, 2018

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Across Kentucky - March 16, 2018
March 8, 2018
Across Kentucky - March 16, 2018

A Kentucky technology company is among those that area continuing to provide modern solutions to help farmers and agriculture get the most of their crops.  Pete Clark with Ag Connections talks about the changes in technology, why the company was founded and what he sees for the future of technology in agriculture.

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Across Kentucky - March 15, 2018
March 8, 2018
Across Kentucky - March 15, 2018

Maintaining adequate roads and bridges will continue to be the focus of rural and urban areas of Kentucky, especially with talk of changes in the gasoline tax by the Kentucky General Assembly.  Lincoln County Farmer David Campbell, who chairs the Kentucky Farm Bureau Energy and Transportation Committee, says maintaining the current gas tax formula is critical for rural roads and bridges.

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Across Kentucky - March 14, 2018
March 8, 2018
Across Kentucky - March 14, 2018

Ground will be broken Thursday for the new Grain and Forage Center of Excellence at the University of Kentucky Research and Education Center in Princeton.  Director Dr. Chad Lee says Thursday will be an exciting day that is being made possible by a number of partners, with the center to server farmers in Kentucky and the southeast region of the United States.

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