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Across Kentucky - January 11, 2018
January 4, 2018
Across Kentucky - January 11, 2018

Construction will begin in March on the Grains Center of Excellence at the University of Kentucky Research and Education Center in Princeton.  Director Dr. Chad Lee talks about the groundbreaking ceremony, the excitement about the Grains Center of Excellence and the outreach of UK from the Princeton facility.

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Across Kentucky - January 10, 2018
January 4, 2018
Across Kentucky - January 10, 2018

In addition to Pension Reform and the two-year state budget, the Kentucky General Assembly is expected to discuss tax reform and some other major issues during the 2018 session.  Kentucky Farm Bureau Public Affairs Director Jeff Harper talks about how agriculture views tax reform, the road plan and wildlife management.

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Across Kentucky - January 9, 2018
January 4, 2018
Across Kentucky - January 9, 2018

The National Ag Statistics Service is offering the farmers and agricultural landowners the option of responding online to the Census of Agriculture.  NASS Eastern Mountain Region Director Dave Knopf talks about the advantages to responding online and some of the typical questions included in the Census of Agriculture.

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Across Kentucky - January 8, 2018
January 4, 2018
Across Kentucky - January 8, 2018

The Kentucky Cattlemen’s Association will hold their annual meeting January 11th and 12th at the Lexington Convention Center and Hyatt Hotel.  KCA Executive Director Dave Maples previews the annual meeting, the trade show, the cook-off competition and inductions into the Cattlemen’s Hall of Fame.

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Across Kentucky Promo January 1, 2018 - January 5, 2018
December 28, 2017
Across Kentucky Promo January 1, 2018 - January 5, 2018

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Across Kentucky - January 5, 2018
December 28, 2017
Across Kentucky - January 5, 2018

President Donald Trump will be among the speakers at the 99th Annual American Farm Bureau Convention in Nashville.  Kentucky Farm Bureau President Mark Haney, who also serves on the American Farm Bureau board member, talks about the importance of discussing agriculture issues with the President, some of the key issues that needed to addressed and discussions concerning the 2018 Farm Bill during the meeting.

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Across Kentucky - January 4, 2018
December 28, 2017
Across Kentucky - January 4, 2018

Former Kentucky Farm Bureau President Sam Moore was honored during the 2017 Farm Bureau Annual Meeting for 17 years of service on the Kentucky Ag Development Board by President Mark Haney and Governor’s Office of Ag Policy Director Warren Beeler.  Moore talks about the impact of the Ag Development Board, the mission of those who serve on the board and provided some wisdom for success.

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Across Kentucky - January 3, 2018
December 28, 2017
Across Kentucky - January 3, 2018

Agriculture income in 2018 is not expected to grow considerably from 2017.  University of Kentucky Agriculture Economist Dr. Will Snell recently previewed 2018 and took a look at some of the major national issues that could affect agriculture during the year.

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Across Kentucky - January 2, 2018
December 28, 2017
Across Kentucky - January 2, 2018

The Kentucky General Assembly begins the 2018 regular session today at the State Capitol in Frankfort.  Kentucky Farm Bureau Public Affairs Director Jeff Harper talks about the priorities for the 2018 session, the budget negotiations, the importance state pension reform and the results of lower than expected state revenue for the 2017-18 fiscal year.

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Across Kentucky - January 1 2018
December 28, 2017
Across Kentucky - January 1 2018

The University of Kentucky College of Agriculture will host their annual Winter Wheat Meeting at the James E. Bruce Convention Center in Hopkinsville.  Grains Center of Excellence Director Dr. Chad Lee discusses the topics that will be covered, the Wheat Science Award and how to register to attend the meeting.

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