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Across Kentucky - December 4, 2018
November 29, 2018
Across Kentucky - December 4, 2018

A number of issues affecting agriculture and rural Kentucky will be on the agenda for the 2019 Kentucky General Assembly session that gets under way in January.  State Senate Agriculture Committee Chairman Paul Hornback discusses issues facing agriculture, items legislators will likely be discussing and his role of educating fellow lawmakers about agriculture.

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Across Kentucky - December 3, 2018
November 29, 2018
Across Kentucky - December 3, 2018

Retiring Kentucky Farm Bureau Second Vice President Fritz Geiske says prices, trade and advocacy are among the challenges he sees for agriculture in the future.  Geiske shares his thoughts with host Alan Watts about addressing the issues and the role of Kentucky Farm Bureau in advocacy and education.

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Across Kentucky November 26, 2018-November 30, 2018
November 21, 2018
Across Kentucky November 26, 2018-November 30, 2018

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Across Kentucky - November 30, 2018
November 21, 2018
Across Kentucky - November 30, 2018

Kentucky Farm Bureau Second Vice-President Fritz Geiske will retire from the executive board after eights years.  Geiske talks with host Alan Watts about some of the accomplishments in agriculture during his time on the board and working with President Mark Haney.

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Across Kentucky - November 29, 2018
November 21, 2018
Across Kentucky - November 29, 2018

Drew and Liz White, who are among the finalist in the Kentucky Farm Bureau Outstanding Young Farm Family competition, are partners in White Farms in Union County.  Drew discusses the farming operation, his role on the farm, Liz's contribution and what family means to him and his family.

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Across Kentucky - November 28, 2018
November 21, 2018
Across Kentucky - November 28, 2018

Wesley Logsdon began farming when he was in the eighth grade and has continued to farm every year.  Wesley and Alicia Logsdon, who are finalists in the Kentucky Farm Bureau Outstanding Young Farm Family contest talk about their Pulaski County farm, what they raise, how they got started and why they enjoy the farm life.

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Across Kentucky - November 27, 2018
November 21, 2018
Across Kentucky - November 27, 2018

Nicholas and Bethany Hardesty from Meade County are among the finalist in the Outstanding Young Farm Family Contest this year.  Nicholas talks with host Alan Watts about their farming operation, the retail business on their farm and why they enjoy the farming way of life.

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Across Kentucky - November 26, 2018
November 21, 2018
Across Kentucky - November 26, 2018

Kentucky Farm Bureau members will gather in Louisville this week for the 99th annual meeting of the state's largest farm organization.  KFB President Mark Haney and host Alan Watts talk about the annual meeting, special guests, a special concert and other events that will set the stage the 100 year celebration in 2019.

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Across Kentucky November 19, 2018 - November 23, 2018
November 15, 2018
Across Kentucky November 19, 2018 - November 23, 2018

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Across Kentucky - November 23, 2018
November 15, 2018
Across Kentucky - November 23, 2018

From animal issues to rural development and broadband, Kentucky Farm Bureau delegates will be discussing a number of resolutions at the 99th Annual Meeting November 28 through December 1.  First Vice-President Eddie Melton talks with host Alan Watts about some of the major issues and how those issues become part of the 2019 policy.

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