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Steve Kelley Honored as the 2019 Kentucky Farm Bureau Farmer of the Year

Steve Kelley Honored as the 2019 Kentucky Farm Bureau Farmer of the Year

Steve Kelley of Carlisle County will be honored as the 2019 Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) “Farmer of the Year” during the organization’s 100th annual meeting in Louisville in December.

Across Kentucky October 10, 2019
October 3, 2019
Across Kentucky October 10, 2019

The Hopkins County FFA Chapter recently helped the University of Kentucky restore a symbol of Kentucky Agriculture innovation.  Adviser Ben Prevette talks about restoring the original no-till planter, why he enjoyed the project and what his classes learned through the experience.

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Across Kentucky October 9, 2019
October 3, 2019
Across Kentucky October 9, 2019

An Eastern Kentucky Farm Market traces it’s roots back to the family’s farm and an abandoned grocery store on their property.  Jenny Pennington, who owns Pennington Farm Market with her husband Lee, talks about the history of the market, what they sell and their future plans. 

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Across Kentucky October 8, 2019
October 3, 2019
Across Kentucky October 8, 2019

There is a new weed in Kentucky that could pose a threat to livestock farmers and their herds across the state.  Christian County Extension Horticulture Agent Kelly Jackson talks about the Tropical Soda Apple, the dangers it poses and how the noxious weed can be controlled.

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Across Kentucky October 7, 2019
October 3, 2019
Across Kentucky October 7, 2019

The Appalachia Proud Program is expanding to include seven additional counties in Eastern Kentucky.  Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles talks about the expansion and what it will mean to Eastern Kentucky farmers.

International Trade Agreements "Vital" to Kentucky Agriculture
October 1, 2019
International Trade Agreements "Vital" to Kentucky Agriculture

In September 2018, the Whitehouse announced a trade deal had been reached with two of the United States’ largest trading partners, Canada and Mexico.

Across Kentucky Promo September 30, 2019 - October 4, 2019
September 26, 2019
Across Kentucky Promo September 30, 2019 - October 4, 2019

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