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KFB Marketbasket Survey Shows Slight Decrease in Third Quarter Food Prices

KFB Marketbasket Survey Shows Slight Decrease in Third Quarter Food Prices

The most recent Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) Marketbasket Survey indicates a slight drop in prices for the first time this year.

Overall, food prices are seeing very little movement one way or another during the year. Price declines being seen now are following similar increases over the past year and the same is true in those product categories which saw increases in the third quarter.

2018 Conservation Tabloid
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Across Kentucky Promo October 8, 2018 - October 12, 2018
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Across Kentucky Promo October 8, 2018 - October 12, 2018

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Across Kentucky - October 12, 2018
October 4, 2018
Across Kentucky - October 12, 2018

A McLean County young farmer is finding his place on the family farm in the poultry industry.  Kyle Ayers talks about how he got his start raising chickens, the expansion of his business and his future as the third generation in the Hilltop Farm operation.

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Across Kentucky - October 11, 2018
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Across Kentucky - October 11, 2018

Kentucky beef cattle farmers continue to look for ways to improve farming operations and protect the land.  The Kentucky Beef Network will host its annual Open House Saturday, October 13, at Eden Shale Farm in Owen County.  A highlighted event will be the demonstration of a new way to feed cattle in the winter.

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Across Kentucky - October 10, 2018
October 4, 2018
Across Kentucky - October 10, 2018

Women are an essential part of agriculture in Kentucky, with Breckinridge County Agriculture Extension Agent Carol Hinton among them.  During today’s program we learn about Carol’s love for agriculture, how she chose her career and what she enjoys most about working on the farm.

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Across Kentucky - October 9, 2018
October 4, 2018
Across Kentucky - October 9, 2018

The aroma of country ham will fill the air in the western Kentucky town of Cadiz on October 12 and 13 during the annual Trigg County Country Ham Festival.  County Tourism Director Bill Stevens says the festival includes a country ham display, the making of Kentucky’s largest ham biscuit and a Saturday concert by Country Music group Shenandoah.

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