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Across Kentucky Promo January 29, 2018 - February 2, 2018
January 25, 2018
Across Kentucky Promo January 29, 2018 - February 2, 2018

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Across Kentucky February 2, 2018
January 25, 2018
Across Kentucky February 2, 2018

The Kentucky Parks Foundation is providing a hand to help parks complete projects and boost interest in the communities surrounding them.  Foundation Executive Director Molly Caldwell discusses some recent projects, the support of friends groups and a grant program aimed at getting students back to the parks.

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Across Kentucky February 1, 2018
January 25, 2018
Across Kentucky February 1, 2018

Amish and Mennonite farmers in Christian, Trigg and Todd Counties are exploring the potential market, the availability of milk and other factors as they begin planning for a cheese processing facility.  Christian County Agriculture Extension Agent Jay Stone talks about the market potential, possible cost of building the facility and how many dairy farms are located in the region.

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Across Kentucky January 31, 2018
January 25, 2018
Across Kentucky January 31, 2018

Amish and Mennonite farmers in three western Kentucky counties are working to form a dairy cooperative and build a cheese processing facility.  Christian County Agriculture Extension Agent Jay Stone discusses the preliminary meetings, what factors are being studied and other details that could lead to a unique cheese being produced and sold.

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Across Kentucky January 30, 2018
January 25, 2018
Across Kentucky January 30, 2018

Could rye become another cover crop for Kentucky farmers?  University of Kentucky Grains Center of Excellence Director Dr. Chad Lee talks about the potential for rye, a recent study trip to Europe, possible markets and the research being conducted by UK.

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Across Kentucky January 29, 2018
January 25, 2018
Across Kentucky January 29, 2018

The Kentucky Cattlemen’s Association recently honored four people who have made outstanding contributions to the Kentucky Cattle Industry.  Executive Director Dave Maples talks about each of the four men that were inducted into the Hall of Fame during the KCA annual convention earlier this month.

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Across Kentucky Promo January 22, 2018 - January 26, 2018
January 18, 2018
Across Kentucky Promo January 22, 2018 - January 26, 2018

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Across Kentucky - January 26, 2018
January 18, 2018
Across Kentucky - January 26, 2018

The Kentucky Fruit and Vegetable Growers Incentive Program is already generating some excitement about summer feeding programs using locally-grown fruits and vegetables.  Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles discusses the program and where the funding comes from.

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Across Kentucky - January 25, 2018
January 18, 2018
Across Kentucky - January 25, 2018

The Kentucky Parks Department host Eagle Weekends at three parks each winter.  Parks Department spokesman Gil Lawson talks about the weekends, the bald eagle population and other details.

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Across Kentucky - January 24, 2018
January 18, 2018
Across Kentucky - January 24, 2018

Farmers who will be using herbicide’s containing Dicamba are required to take a certification court prior to purchase and use.  Dr. Travis Leglighter discusses some upcoming University of Kentucky seminars that will help farmers be prepared.

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