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Across Kentucky Promo July 15, 2019 - July 19, 2019
July 11, 2019
Across Kentucky Promo July 15, 2019 - July 19, 2019

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Across Kentucky - July 19, 2019
July 11, 2019
Across Kentucky - July 19, 2019

Tobacco is always a major part of the University of Kentucky Corn, Soybean and Tobacco Field Day at the Research and Education Center in Princeton.  Extension Tobacco Specialist Dr. Andy Bailey talks about the tobacco stops at the field day, the research they are doing and what farmers can learn on Tuesday, July 23.

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Across Kentucky - July 18, 2019
July 11, 2019
Across Kentucky - July 18, 2019

Agriculture Undersecretary Bill Northey says dairy farmers still have plenty of time to sign up for the new Dairy Margin Protection Program.  Northey talks about the program, what it offers dairy farmers, how to sign up and other details.

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Across Kentucky – July 17, 2019
July 11, 2019
Across Kentucky – July 17, 2019

A Johnson County farmer is leading the Kentucky Farm Bureau Young Farmers this year.  We meet President Tyler Ferguson, learn about his farming operation, how he got started, the importance of the Kentucky Ag Development Board in Eastern Kentucky and why he enjoys farming and agriculture.

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Across Kentucky – July 16, 2019
July 11, 2019
Across Kentucky – July 16, 2019

The Tennessee-Kentucky Thresherman's Association will host their 50th annual steam engine and threshing show this weekend in Adams, TN.  Derrick Wilson, who is a member of the association, talks about the show, what people can see and when it will take place.

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Across Kentucky – July 15, 2019
July 11, 2019
Across Kentucky – July 15, 2019

Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue says Kentucky is leading the way in agricultural hemp production and will help the USDA formulate regulations for the crop.  Secretary Perdue was in Kentucky this month to see agricultural hemp research at the University of Kentucky and learn about the manufacturing industry.

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Across Kentucky Promo July 8, 2019 - July 12, 2019
July 2, 2019
Across Kentucky Promo July 8, 2019 - July 12, 2019

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Across Kentucky - July 12, 2019
July 2, 2019
Across Kentucky - July 12, 2019

Kentucky Commissioner of Agriculture Ryan Quarles says it is ideal to visit a Kentucky Proud Farmers Market. Quarles discusses the program, the variety of farm markets across the state, assistance provided to the markets and what the designation means.

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Across Kentucky - July 11, 2019
July 2, 2019
Across Kentucky - July 11, 2019

The University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food and Environment will hold another of their popular Kentucky Agriculture Training Schools next week at the Research and Education Center in Princeton.  Extension Weed Specialist Dr. Travis Legleiter previews the July 18 Spray Clinic, what topics will be covered and how to sign up.

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Across Kentucky - July 10, 2019
July 2, 2019
Across Kentucky - July 10, 2019

Last week we met Murray State University Hutson School of Agriculture student Grace Sink, who worked with Congressman James Comer as his agriculture intern this summer.  This week we talk with Grace about what she learned while living in Washington, D.C., and how the experience could influence her future in agriculture.

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