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Across Kentucky – February 28, 2019
February 21, 2019
Across Kentucky – February 28, 2019

Kentucky Farm Bureau will partner with the Kentucky Department of Agriculture to host the annual Beef Expo this weekend at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville.  Expo Board President John Chism talks about the shows and sales, youth events and the trade show that will take place Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

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Across Kentucky – February 27, 2019
February 21, 2019
Across Kentucky – February 27, 2019

Kentucky Corn Growers President Mark Roberts says corn farmers faced some tough challenges in 2018, but are hoping a new Canada Mexico Trade deal will bring some better prices in 2019.  Roberts also talks about a special car that is bringing attention to the benefits of E-85 ethanol in Kentucky.

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Across Kentucky – February 26, 2019
February 21, 2019
Across Kentucky – February 26, 2019

FFA chapters from the across the state partnered with one National Farm Machinery Show exhibitor to hand out popcorn and take donations for chapter activities this year.  Madison Central FFA President Lydia Carey talks about their chapter, how they plan to use the donations and what students are learning in the FFA and Vocational Agriculture program at the school. 

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Across Kentucky – February 25, 2019
February 21, 2019
Across Kentucky – February 25, 2019

Kentucky Farm Bureau members are in Washington, DC this week for the annual Congressional Tour.  First Vice-President Eddie Melton says members will be meeting with the Kentucky Congressional delegation and will likely discuss trade, rural broadband and a number of other topics.

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Across Kentucky Promo - February 18, 2019 - February 22, 2019
February 14, 2019
Across Kentucky Promo - February 18, 2019 - February 22, 2019

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Across Kentucky - February 22, 2019
February 14, 2019
Across Kentucky - February 22, 2019

Kentucky FFA Advisor Matt Chaliff says FFA is touching many lives in the state, but has also left a lasting mark on many leaders.  Chaliff discusses FFA Week activities, the role former members play in their communities and across the state, and the impact of FFA Advisers.

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Across Kentucky - February 21, 2019
February 14, 2019
Across Kentucky - February 21, 2019

Menifee County FFA members will collect food for the community animal shelter and host an impromptu speaking contest, among other activities during the National FFA Week.  First year FFA Adviser James Kash talks about the chapter, the events they are doing and shares some information about the importance of the agriculture program.

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Across Kentucky - February 20, 2019
February 14, 2019
Across Kentucky - February 20, 2019

Each FFA chapter in Kentucky celebrates National FFA Week in a different way.  LaRue County FFA Adviser Misty Bivens says their chapter will help prepare food for the local backpack program and celebrate another great year as an FFA chapter.

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Across Kentucky - February 19, 2019
February 14, 2019
Across Kentucky - February 19, 2019

FFA members in Kentucky and across the nation will take time out this week to celebrate National FFA Week.  Kentucky FFA President Joy Pidgorodetska talks about National FFA Week activities in Kentucky, what she and her fellow state officers are doing and how the week will wind up with a special event in Spencer County.  

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Across Kentucky - February 18, 2019
February 14, 2019
Across Kentucky - February 18, 2019

American Farm Bureau President Zippy Duvall recently made a stop in Kentucky to speak in Owensboro and visit some Kentucky farms.  President Duvall talks about the importance of visiting with farmers in Kentucky and across the country, and how that is part of the grassroots nature of Farm Bureau.

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