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Across Kentucky Promo November 5, 2018 - November 9, 2018
November 1, 2018
Across Kentucky Promo November 5, 2018 - November 9, 2018

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Across Kentucky - November 9, 2018
November 1, 2018
Across Kentucky - November 9, 2018

The Kentucky Pork industry employs more than six-thousand people and provides more than two million dollars in income to families in the state.  Kentucky Pork Producer’s Executive Director Bonnie Jolly talks about the pork industry in the state, some companies that rely on the pork industry and the interest among young people in swine and country ham projects.

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Across Kentucky - November 8, 2018
November 1, 2018
Across Kentucky - November 8, 2018

The North American International Livestock Exposition is in full swing at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville.  Manager Catherine Riley talks about the number of entries, events taking place this weekend, the rodeo and the national contests that are held each year during the North American.

 
Across Kentucky - November 7, 2018
November 1, 2018
Across Kentucky - November 7, 2018

The Kentucky Farm Bureau Resolutions Committee will review resolutions submitted by advisory committees and all 120 county Farm Bureau's this week.  First Vice President Eddie Melton discusses the resolutions process, some of the issues being discussed and how resolutions eventually become the policy of Kentucky Farm Bureau.

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Across Kentucky - November 6, 2018
November 1, 2018
Across Kentucky - November 6, 2018

The Kentucky Center for Agriculture and Rural Development is hosting a series of workshops that help farmers and agribusiness learn about state and federal grants that are available.  Aaron Shapiro talks about the workshops, what people will learn, where they will take place and how to sign up.

Across Kentucky - November 5, 2018
November 1, 2018
Across Kentucky - November 5, 2018

Tuesday, November 6, is General Election Day in Kentucky and across the nation.  Kentucky Farm Bureau President Mark Haney talks about the importance of voting in local elections, getting involved in the election process and reminds us that every vote counts.

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Across Kentucky October 29, 2018 - November 2, 2018
October 25, 2018
Across Kentucky October 29, 2018 - November 2, 2018

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Across Kentucky - November 2, 2018
October 25, 2018
Across Kentucky - November 2, 2018

The average cost of food decreased slightly during the third quarter of 2018, which is a change from the trend during the first two quarters of the year.  Kentucky Farm Bureau Communications Director B. Todd Bright discusses the quarterly Markebasket Survey what increased, what decreased and how that affects farmers across the state.

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Across Kentucky - November 1, 2018
October 25, 2018
Across Kentucky - November 1, 2018

Gasoline with 15 percent ethanol could be available across the state as early as June of 2019, according to Commonwealth Agri Energy President Mick Henderson.  He talks with host Alan Watts about how that will impact corn farmers across the country, drivers in Kentucky and corn farmers in the state.

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Across Kentucky - October 31, 2018
October 25, 2018
Across Kentucky - October 31, 2018

Nearly 3,000 Kentucky FFA members attended the 91st National FFA Convention last week in Indianapolis, Indiana.  Executive Secretary Matt Chaliff says a number of state FFA members participated in a wide range of national competitions, with several others having a chance to see the big picture of agriculture.

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