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Across Kentucky - March 13, 2020
March 5, 2020
Across Kentucky - March 13, 2020

Kentucky Farm Bureau is making some adjustments to Across Kentucky and adding some new programming to better share the stories of farmers and agriculture. Communications Director Todd Bright previews the changes that will begin Monday, March 16.

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Across Kentucky - March 12, 2020
March 5, 2020
Across Kentucky - March 12, 2020

Kentucky Corn Growers member Jeff Rice was among those sharing the story of corn and ethanol at the 2020 National Farm Machinery Show. Rice talks about the benefits of corn ethanol, talking with friends at the Farm Machinery Show, and shares some encouragement about the 2020 crop year.

 
Across Kentucky - March 11, 2020
March 5, 2020
Across Kentucky - March 11, 2020

Madison Goodlett says serving as Kentucky Farm Bureau's Outstanding Youth has made for a busy and interesting year. Goodlett talks about her experiences, where she has been, what she has learned, and her connection to agriculture.

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Across Kentucky - March 10, 2020
March 5, 2020
Across Kentucky - March 10, 2020

Kentucky Farm Bureau Outstanding Youth Madison Goodlett was among members that participated in the Farm Bureau Congressional Tour in late February. Madison talks about her experience on the tour, some of the topics she discussed with members of Congress, and what she learned while attending.

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Across Kentucky - March 9, 2020
March 5, 2020
Across Kentucky - March 9, 2020

A new agribusiness is looking for farmers to grow Rapeseed in Kentucky during the 2020-21 Winter growing season. Perdue Agribusiness Grower Relations Manager Jeff Riddle talks about the company, growing Rapeseed, and two farmer meetings planned for Tuesday, March 10.

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Across Kentucky Promo March 2, 2020 - March 6, 2020
February 27, 2020
Across Kentucky Promo March 2, 2020 - March 6, 2020

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Across Kentucky - March 6, 2020
February 27, 2020
Across Kentucky - March 6, 2020

The University of Kentucky will host the Integrated Pest Management workshop next week at the Grain and Forage Center of Excellence in Princeton.  U.K. Extension Entomologist Dr. Ric Bessin says this year’s program will include topics about cost effective pest management, resistant weeds, soils, and more.

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Across Kentucky - March 5, 2020
February 27, 2020
Across Kentucky - March 5, 2020

Miss Kentucky Alex Franke says her year representing agriculture in the state has been fun and rewarding.  Franke says her highlights include having the chance to work with young people across the state and represent Kentucky at events such as the National Farm Machinery Show.

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Across Kentucky - March 4, 2020
February 27, 2020
Across Kentucky - March 4, 2020

The Kentucky Farm Bureau Beef Expo is expected to attract exhibitors and livestock from a number of surrounding states to the Kentucky Exposition Center this weekend.  Farm Bureau Commodity Division Director Joe Cain says the event will feature sales, youth shows, and a chance for the public to see beef cattle in the barns.

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Across Kentucky - March 3, 2020
February 27, 2020
Across Kentucky - March 3, 2020

The film “Silo”, that was filmed on a Kentucky farm, is helping to spread the message of farm safety across the state and nation.  Kentucky Department of Agriculture Farm and Home Safety Coordinator Dale Dobson says the film will be shown at the Safety Symposium March 13 in Elizabethtown.  And Dobson talks about the importance of farmers being when working in grain bins.

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