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Across Kentucky Promo - July 16, 2018 - July 20, 2018
July 11, 2018
Across Kentucky Promo - July 16, 2018 - July 20, 2018

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Across Kentucky - July 20, 2018
July 11, 2018
Across Kentucky - July 20, 2018

The average cost of basic grocery items in Kentucky is continuing to rise slightly.  Kentucky Farm Bureau Communications Director Todd Bright talks about the quarterly Market Basket Survey, what items saw an increase, which items dropped in price and the ones that remained the same.

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Across Kentucky - July 19, 2018
July 11, 2018
Across Kentucky - July 19, 2018

Steam engine enthusiasts and those curious about the history of mechanized agriculture will be just south of the Kentucky board in Adams, Tennessee, Friday and Saturday, July 20 and 21, for the annual Tennessee-Kentucky Thresherman’s Show.  Association President, Charlie Bumpus, talks about what people can see, the events taking place and other details.

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Across Kentucky - July 18, 2018
July 11, 2018
Across Kentucky - July 18, 2018

Farm markets and the growing season in Alaska are much different than in Kentucky.  Kentucky Farm Bureau Commodity Specialist, Fran McCall, discusses the recent Certified Roadside Market tour in Alaska, what participants learned and the differences in Alaska and Kentucky products.

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Across Kentucky - July 17, 2018
July 11, 2018
Across Kentucky - July 17, 2018

The Kentucky Joint Tax Expenditure Task Force is studying more than 600 tax exemptions to determine which ones are still relevant and if there needs to be a way to subset some of the exemptions.  Task Force member Jason Petrie, who serves as the 16th District State Representative, talks about the exemptions being studied and the potential effect on agriculture.

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Across Kentucky - July 16, 2018
July 11, 2018
Across Kentucky - July 16, 2018

The number of suicides among farm families is continuing to rise according to the Center for Disease Control.  Hancock County Extension Agent, Evan Tate, is partnering with the Hancock County Farm Bureau to host “Focus on Farm Families and Stress”, a seminar that will be conducted by Dr. Deborah Reed on July 16 at the Hawesville United Methodist Church.

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Across Kentucky Promo - July 9, 2018 - July 13, 2018
July 3, 2018
Across Kentucky Promo - July 9, 2018 - July 13, 2018

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Across Kentucky - July 13, 2018
July 3, 2018
Across Kentucky - July 13, 2018

Kentucky Farm Bureau County annual meetings are taking place in all 120 counties during the next three months.  Farm Bureau assistant to the Executive Vice President, Matt Ingram, talks about annual meetings, policy development and the similarity of issues among all county organizations.

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Across Kentucky - July 12, 2018
July 3, 2018
Across Kentucky - July 12, 2018

Kentucky Commissioner of Agriculture Ryan Quarles recently led a delegation from the Bluegrass to Canada to discuss trade relations.  Quarles talks about the issues, Kentucky products already in being sold in Canada and other markets that may possibly open.

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Across Kentucky - July 11, 2018
July 3, 2018
Across Kentucky - July 11, 2018

Kentucky FFA is under the leadership of a new President, who is a first generation American.  FFA President Joy Pidgorodetska shares her story in agriculture, how she became involved and the message she has for all FFA members.

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