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Across Kentucky Promo May 7, 2018-May 11, 2018
May 3, 2018
Across Kentucky Promo May 7, 2018-May 11, 2018

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Across Kentucky - May 11, 2018
May 3, 2018
Across Kentucky - May 11, 2018

Cynthiana beef cattle farmer Luke Arthur has made a pastime of judging youth livestock shows around the state of Kentucky.   Arthur talks with host Alan Watts about how he got started, what it means to him and the life lessons gained from judging livestock.

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Across Kentucky - May 10, 2018
May 3, 2018
Across Kentucky - May 10, 2018

Two Louisville ladies are among milliners who provided unique hats during the Kentucky Oaks and Derby last week.  Rachel Belle and Kate Smith, better known as “The Hat Girls”, talk with host Alan Watts about how they started and what their hat business means to them.

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Across Kentucky - May 9 , 2018
May 3, 2018
Across Kentucky - May 9 , 2018

Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt says there will soon be a replacement to the Waters of the U.S. rule that will be more friendly to agriculture and rural America.  Adminstrator Pruitt discussed the repeal of the existing WOTUS rule and what is in the new plan with host Alan Watts and fellow farm broadcasters during the National Association of Farm Broadcasters Washington Watch in late April.

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Across Kentucky - May 8, 2018
May 3, 2018
Across Kentucky - May 8, 2018

United States Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue says lawmakers and Governors from Agriculture States tend to favor negotiation over tariff when it comes to trade policy.   Secretary Perdue recently discussed trade and a number of other issues host Alan Watts and fellow members of the National Association of Farm Broadcasters during Washington Watch in late April.

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Across Kentucky - May 7 2018
May 3, 2018
Across Kentucky - May 7 2018

The University of Kentucky College of Agriculture will host their annual Wheat Field Day Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at the Grains and Forage Center of Excellence in Princeton.  UK Extension Specialist Dr. Carrie Knott talks with host Alan Watts about the topics that will be covered during the event that begins at 8:45 Tuesday morning.

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Across Kentucky Promo April 30, 2018 - May 4, 2018
April 26, 2018
Across Kentucky Promo April 30, 2018 - May 4, 2018

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Across Kentucky - May 4, 2018
April 26, 2018
Across Kentucky - May 4, 2018

More than 170,000 people will gather at Churchill Downs Saturday, May 5th, to watch the Kentucky Derby.  Trainer Larry Jones talks with host Alan Watts about the excitement of derby day for a trainer, how it feels to walk from the stables to the paddock and the excitement he still feels when the horses cross the finish line.

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Across Kentucky - May 3, 2018
April 26, 2018
Across Kentucky - May 3, 2018

Did you ever wonder what it is like for a horse trainer to compete in the Kentucky Oaks of Kentucky Derby.  Kentucky horse trainer Larry Jones talks about his recent successful runs in the Kentucky Oaks, what it is like to win the race and recalls some of his most exciting moments.

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Across Kentucky - May 2, 2018
April 26, 2018
Across Kentucky - May 2, 2018

Kentucky Farm Bureau Executive Vice-President David Beck recently announced that he will become the President and CEO of the Kentucky Fair Board July 1st.  Beck talks with host Alan Watts about some his initial plans to improve and enhance the Kentucky Exposition Center and the International Convention Center and the connection to agriculture.

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