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Across Kentucky - October 24, 2019
October 17, 2019
Across Kentucky - October 24, 2019

The recent announcement of a partial trade deal with Japan is good news for Kentucky farmers.  Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles talks about the trade deal, what it will mean for Kentucky Agriculture and the popularity of Kentucky products in Japan and other Asian Pacific countries.

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Across Kentucky - October 23, 2019
October 17, 2019
Across Kentucky - October 23, 2019

It is never too early to begin forming a Kentucky Junior Chef team to compete at the Kentucky State Fair next summer.  Kentucky Department of Agriculture Farm to School Program Coordinator Tina Garland talks about how to form a team, what the program focuses on and how the Southeast Regional Contest is patterned after Kentucky’s competition. 

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Across Kentucky - October 22, 2019
October 17, 2019
Across Kentucky - October 22, 2019

Monday, we shared about the making of the movie “The Silo” produced by Sam Goldberg. Today’s program discusses the lessons portrayed in the movie and talks about another movie that Goldberg is looking to produce that shares the story of a rescuer and a second movie that will spotlight stress on the farm.

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Across Kentucky - October 21, 2019
October 17, 2019
Across Kentucky - October 21, 2019

Movie Producer Sam Goldberg was in Kentucky Saturday, October 12, for the screening of the movie “The Silo” that details the story of a grain rescue on a Kentucky Farm.  Goldberg talks about making the movie, the lessons he hopes the movie shows and efforts to have it screened in every farming community across the country.

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Across Kentucky Promo October 14, 2019 - October 18, 2019
October 10, 2019
Across Kentucky Promo October 14, 2019 - October 18, 2019

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Across Kentucky - October 18, 2019
October 10, 2019
Across Kentucky - October 18, 2019

In Septmber, more than thirty Foreign Agriculture Attaches spent time in Kentucky to learn about agriculture and experience some genuine southern hospitality.  Dr. Joy Javelosa from the Philippines talks about what she hoped to learn, the partnership between the Philippines and the United States and how her country could help ours with a new crop.

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Across Kentucky - October 17, 2019
October 10, 2019
Across Kentucky - October 17, 2019

A Western Kentucky man is sharing his love and passion for big tractors and other equipment with the world on social media.  Jason Hassert talks about Big Tractor Power on You Tube, his own big tractor and his passion for the machines of agriculture.

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Across Kentucky - October 16, 2019
October 10, 2019
Across Kentucky - October 16, 2019

Montgomery County will represent Kentucky in the Southeast Junior Chef Competition next year.  Kentucky Department of Agriculture Food To Schools Program Coordinator Tina Garland talks about the 2019 winners, what they cooked and what they learned at the competition during the Kentucky State Fair. 

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Across Kentucky - October 15, 2019
October 10, 2019
Across Kentucky - October 15, 2019

Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles says all of Kentucky is feeling the effects of a late summer drought, but central and eastern Kentucky have been hit especially hard.  Commissioner Quarles talks about crops across the state and his preparation for a possible federal drought declaration.

Across Kentucky - October 14, 2019
October 10, 2019
Across Kentucky - October 14, 2019

Friday we shared the store of an iconic Kentucky Farm Market that opened it’s door to sell country ham products 32 years ago.  Today we talk with owner Katie Broadbent about her retirement October 15 and the future of Broadbent Foods and Gifts in Cadiz.

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