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KFB Candid Conversation with Kentucky Farm Bureau 2nd Vice President Sharon Furches

KFB Candid Conversation with Kentucky Farm Bureau 2nd Vice President Sharon Furches

KFB Candid Conversation presents a discussion about the topical issues facing the agricultural industry and rural communities in a question and answer format. In this column, Kentucky Farm Bureau Second Vice President Sharon Furches discusses farming during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Across Kentucky - February 21, 2020
February 13, 2020
Across Kentucky - February 21, 2020

The Kentucky Cattleman's Association honored five outstanding cattle producers from across the state during their annual convention in January.  Executive Director Dave Maples provides a glimpse at the accomplishments of each of the most recent Hall of Fame inductees.

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Across Kentucky - February 20, 2020
February 13, 2020
Across Kentucky - February 20, 2020

Kentucky Farm Bureau is taking applications for a variety of scholarships that will be awarded to students in 2020.  Director of Special Projects Billy Toombs says for the first time students can complete their application online at the Kentucky Farm Bureau website.

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Across Kentucky - February 19, 2020
February 13, 2020
Across Kentucky - February 19, 2020

Past Kentucky Soybean Association Director Larry Thomas says he enjoyed leading the organization during the past year.  Thomas talks about some of the highlights of the past year, the importance of the soybean association, and how his farming operation fared in 2019.

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Across Kentucky - February 18, 2020
February 13, 2020
Across Kentucky - February 18, 2020

The University of Kentucky is hosting an irrigation conference Wednesday, February 19, at the Grain and Forage Center of Excellence in Princeton.  Center Director Dr. Chad Lee talks about the conference, the topics that will be covered, featured speakers, and other details.

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Across Kentucky - February 17, 2020
February 13, 2020
Across Kentucky - February 17, 2020

The McLean County Cooperative Extension Service is hosting a Poultry Conference Tuesday, February 18, at Myer Creek Park.  Agriculture Extension Agent David Fourqurean discusses the conference, what people can see, who will be the featured speakers, and other details.

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KFB Candid Conversation: U.S. Census Bureau Partnership Specialist Dani Rodgers Discusses the Census
February 12, 2020
KFB Candid Conversation:  U.S. Census Bureau Partnership Specialist Dani Rodgers Discusses the Census

KFB Candid Conversation presents a discussion about the topical issues facing the agricultural industry and rural communities in a question and answer format. In this column, Dani Rodgers, Partnership Specialist with the U.S. Census Bureau discusses the census process and why it is so important, especially to rural communities.