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Across Kentucky - August 13, 2019
August 8, 2019
Across Kentucky - August 13, 2019

Excitement is building for the kickoff of the Kentucky State Fair Thursday, August 15.  Kentucky Venues President David Beck talks about the fair, how many people will come through the gates, where people come from and the important role the fair plays in showcasing Kentucky Agriculture.

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Across Kentucky - August 12, 2019
August 8, 2019
Across Kentucky - August 12, 2019

Kentucky celebrated farmers markets last week with Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles recognizing the importance.  Commissioner Quarles talks about the number of farmers markets in the state, where they are located, what they offer customers and how they impact each community.

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Across Kentucky Promo August 5, 2019 - August 9, 2019
August 1, 2019
Across Kentucky Promo August 5, 2019 - August 9, 2019

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Across Kentucky - August 9, 2019
August 1, 2019
Across Kentucky - August 9, 2019

New Kentucky Farm Bureau Executive Vice-President Drew Graham is off to a great start leading the state’s largest farm organization.  Graham, who took over in October 2018, talks about the organization, the staff that leads Kentucky Farm Bureau, communicating with the membership and some of the major issues Farm Bureau is working on.

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Across Kentucky - August 8, 2019
August 1, 2019
Across Kentucky - August 8, 2019

Visitors to the 2019 Kentucky State Fair will notice a number of improvements both inside and outside at the Kentucky Exposition Center.  Kentucky Venues President and CEO David Beck talks about the improvements that people will see, some that visitors may not notice and the pride of the employees at the exposition center. 

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Across Kentucky - August 7, 2019
August 1, 2019
Across Kentucky - August 7, 2019

Farm landowners across the state will have a chance to vote on new members of their county Farm Service Agency committees in November.  Kentucky Farm Service Agency Director Brian Lacefield talks about the county committee election process and the importance of landowners participating in the election.

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Across Kentucky - August 6, 2019
August 1, 2019
Across Kentucky - August 6, 2019

The Kentucky Soybean Association welcomed farmers and other members of the agribusiness community to their new building in Princeton Tuesday, July 23.  Soybean Promotion Board Chairman Ryan Bivens says the new building allows the organization and staff to have a state of the art facility that represents agriculture and the soybean industry.

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Across Kentucky - August 5, 2019
August 1, 2019
Across Kentucky - August 5, 2019

Farmers from across the state will have a chance to learn about rebuilding forage on their farms during the annual University of Kentucky Forage Tour Tuesday, August 6, in Ohio County.  UK Extension Forage Specialist Dr. Chris Toych talks about the Forage Tour that will take place at D and D Farms in Ohio County from 3 until 6.

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Across Kentucky Promo July 29, 2019 - August 2, 2019
July 24, 2019
Across Kentucky Promo July 29, 2019 - August 2, 2019

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Across Kentucky - August 2, 2019
July 24, 2019
Across Kentucky - August 2, 2019

More than forty Kentucky Farm Bureau members were part of the Roadside Farm Market Tour that made stops in Eastern Kentucky and West Virginia in late June.  Roadside Farm Market Advisory Committee Chairman David Chappell from Owen County talks about the tour, what people saw, what they learned and what he and others will take back to their operation.

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