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Across Kentucky Promo September 10, 2018 - September 14, 2018
September 6, 2018
Across Kentucky Promo September 10, 2018 - September 14, 2018

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Across Kentucky - September 14, 2018
September 6, 2018
Across Kentucky - September 14, 2018

Construction is progressing on schedule for the University of Kentucky Grain and Forage Center of Excellence in Princeton.  Director Dr. Chad Lee discusses the progress of the construction, how the College of Agriculture, Food and Environment is already expanding its programs at the Research and Education Center in Princeton and provides other updates.

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Across Kentucky - September 13, 2018
September 6, 2018
Across Kentucky - September 13, 2018

A Kentucky native has been entertaining audiences at rodeos across the country for twenty-three years.  Professional Rodeo Clown Mighty Mike Wentworth discusses his career, how he got started at a rodeo in Brandenburg, Kentucky, the awards he has won and the ultimate sign of a job well-done.

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Across Kentucky - September 12, 2018
September 6, 2018
Across Kentucky - September 12, 2018

Class XII of the Kentucky Agriculture Leadership Program will begin their two-year journey across the state and abroad later this year.  Program Coordinator Dr. Will Snell talks about the members of the class, their backgrounds and what they will learn during the program.

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Across Kentucky - September 11, 2018
September 6, 2018
Across Kentucky - September 11, 2018

A cooking team from Harlan County took top honors during the Kentucky Junior Chef Competition at the Kentucky State Fair.  Kentucky Department of Agriculture Farm to School Program Coordinator Tina Garland talks about the competition, the winning teams, what they won and the ultimate goal of the competition.

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Across Kentucky - September 10, 2018
September 6, 2018
Across Kentucky - September 10, 2018

More than sixty youth livestock exhibitors were recognized for their hard work on August 23rd during the first Kentucky State Fair Championship Drive.  North American International Livestock Exposition Assistant Manager Catherine Riley talks about the Championship Drive, some of the winners and how exhibitors showing the top steers, market hogs, sheep and goats were recognized.

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Across Kentucky September 3, 2018 - September 7, 2018
August 30, 2018
Across Kentucky September 3, 2018 - September 7, 2018

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Across Kentucky - September 7, 2018
August 30, 2018
Across Kentucky - September 7, 2018

While in Louisville at the Kentucky State Fair, Acting EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler said the President is in support of Ethanol.  Wheeler discussed what is being proposed concerning an Ethanol standard and how it will be implemented.  He also discussed Dicamba and said a decision will be made by November that will give farmers guidelines to start planting winter crops.

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Across Kentucky - September 6, 2018
August 30, 2018
Across Kentucky - September 6, 2018

Acting Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Andrew Wheeler says he wants to give farmers a chance to make the Waters of the United States Rule something that will work on their farm.  Host Alan Watts discusses the WOTUS role, how it could affect farmers and what changes could be coming in the rule with the EPA Administrator, who was in Kentucky August 24.

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Across Kentucky - September 5, 2018
August 30, 2018
Across Kentucky - September 5, 2018

Kentucky Farm Bureau Federation will be under the leadership of new Executive Vice President Drew Graham October 1.  Farm Bureau president Mark Haney says Graham brings quite a bit of experience as a farmer and policy maker.  Haney talks about Graham’s qualifications, his role at Farm Bureau and willingness to serve the membership.

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