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Across Kentucky - June 19, 2018
June 13, 2018
Across Kentucky - June 19, 2018

One of the first people to ever see Triple Crown winner Justify remembers the gleam in his eye as he took his first breath.  On this edition of the show host Alan Watts talks with Kentucky Department of Agriculture employee Richard Nolan, who was overseeing the breeding operation at Glenwood Farm when Justify was born.

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Across Kentucky - June 18. 2018
June 13, 2018
Across Kentucky - June 18. 2018

With wheat harvest underway across Kentucky, initial reports indicate the crop is looking pretty good.  Steven Locke with Siemer Milling Company talks with host Alan Watts about the quality of the wheat, the price outlook and some foods made with Kentucky wheat.

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Across Kentucky Promo - June 11, 2018 - June 15, 2018
June 7, 2018
Across Kentucky Promo - June 11, 2018 - June 15, 2018

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Across Kentucky - June 15, 2018
June 7, 2018
Across Kentucky - June 15, 2018

Wednesday, we met Suzanne Cecil White, who returned home seven years ago to develop her part of Cecil Farms in Daviess County.  In this week’s edition of Farm Market Friday, we talked about Suzanne’s development of the farm market, her future plans and a new way she plans to educate area students about farming and agriculture.

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Across Kentucky - June 14, 2018
June 7, 2018
Across Kentucky - June 14, 2018

Kentucky beef farmers joined forces with the Kentucky Beef Council to make a dent in the state’s food insecurity.  KBC Director of Consumer Affairs Kiah Twisselman talks about the efforts, how much money was raised and the ultimate message about Beef, Bluegrass and Bourbon.

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Across Kentucky - June 13, 2018
June 7, 2018
Across Kentucky - June 13, 2018

This week we travel to Daviess County to meet another outstanding woman in agriculture.  Suzanne Cecil White talks about why she moved back to the family farm, her role on the farm, what she enjoys about farm life and some of her biggest challenges.

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Across Kentucky - June 12, 2018
June 7, 2018
Across Kentucky - June 12, 2018

A Louisville author is sharing her stories of encouragement to help others find joy in the moments in life.  Stephanie Feger, author of “Color Today Pretty”, talks about her inspiration for the book, why she decided to write it and what message is being relayed to those who read it.

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Across Kentucky - June 11, 2018
June 7, 2018
Across Kentucky - June 11, 2018

The United States Department of Agriculture National Ag Statistics Service is predicting a record yield for winter wheat this year in Kentucky.  Eastern Mountain Region Director Dave Knopf talks with host Alan Watts about they are predicting, why he thinks farmers will see another increase and the potential for a strong market.

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Across Kentucky Promo June 4, 2018 - June 8, 2018
May 30, 2018
Across Kentucky Promo June 4, 2018 - June 8, 2018

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Across Kentucky - June 8, 2018
May 30, 2018
Across Kentucky - June 8, 2018

A national organization dedicated to educating the general public about agriculture is offering two new innovative ways to share message of agriculture.  Croplife America Director of Communications and Marketing Genevieve O’Sullivan talks about “Give A Crop” and blogs by California Plant Pathologist Dr. Steve Savage.

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