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Stress on the Farm and in Rural America: Acknowledging its existence can be a good first step in combating this issue

Stress on the Farm and in Rural America: Acknowledging its existence can be a good first step in combating this issue

As much as farm families love what they do, there is a tremendous amount of stress that can come along with any farming operation, big or small; in good economic times or financial downturns.

Down the Backroads: Be thankful for that tractor on the road
April 4, 2019
Down the Backroads: Be thankful for that tractor on the road

Being lucky enough to live in a rural area, I have grown accustomed to my farm neighbors and their implements moving back and forth on our roads. In fact, I have gone along for a ride or two with them, on occasion.

Priority: Rural Broadband
April 4, 2019
Priority: Rural Broadband

As the push to move broadband service to all corners of the country intensifies, a new report has been released which highlights the major government initiatives for doing just that.

 

Across Kentucky Promo April 8, 2019 - April 12, 2019
April 4, 2019
Across Kentucky Promo April 8, 2019 - April 12, 2019

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Across Kentucky - April 12, 2019
April 4, 2019
Across Kentucky - April 12, 2019

A Kentucky farmer and agribusiness dealer is making an impact on the agriculture equipment world with his experience and knowledge in farming.  H & R Agripower Vice-President Steve Hunt talks about serving on the Case IH Dealer Advisory Board, helping the company test the latest equipment and what agriculture means to him.

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Across Kentucky - April 11, 2019
April 4, 2019
Across Kentucky - April 11, 2019

The Kentucky Farm Bureau Certified Roadside Farm Market Program is made up of a variety of locations across the state that range in size, shape and the way the owners serve customers.  Program Director Fran McCall talks about the variety of farm markets, how they are certified and what that means for customers.

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Across Kentucky - April 10, 2019
April 4, 2019
Across Kentucky - April 10, 2019

Not only did the delegation of Kentucky young farmers learn about agriculture in Argentina, they also learned about other challenges facing the farmers in that country.  Alana Baker-Dunn talks about some of their biggest financial hurdles and what the Argentine farmers had to say about American agriculture.

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