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Across Kentucky - January 16, 2018
January 11, 2018
Across Kentucky - January 16, 2018

Summer meal programs in the state could receive an incentive this year for using Kentucky grown produce.  Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles discusses the Kentucky Fruit and Vegetable Growers Incentive Program, known as K-VIP, that he introduced at the Fruit and Vegetable Growers Conference in Lexington.

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Across Kentucky - January 15, 2018
January 11, 2018
Across Kentucky - January 15, 2018

The Kentucky Commodity Conference takes place Thursday, January 18, 2018, at the Holiday Inn and Convention Center in Bowling Green.  Kentucky Corn and Small Grain Growers Executive Director Laura Knoth previews the speakers, the annual meetings and the awards that will be presented.

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Across Kentucky Promo January 8, 2018 - January 12, 2018
January 4, 2018
Across Kentucky Promo January 8, 2018 - January 12, 2018

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Across Kentucky - January 12, 2018
January 4, 2018
Across Kentucky - January 12, 2018

The Stephen Foster Story, that is performed at My Old Kentucky Home State Park in Bardstown, will have to find a temporary home.  Tourism, Arts and Heritage Cabinet Communications Director Gary Gupton talks about the closure of the amphitheater at the park in late December, and the local community effort to find a temporary home.

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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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