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Getting a Look at Agriculture Outside the US:  Seeing Argentina agriculture gives Kentucky farmers a new appreciation here, at home

Getting a Look at Agriculture, Outside the US: Seeing Argentina agriculture gives Kentucky farmers a new appreciation here, at home.

Sometimes, the best way to see more clearly, and perhaps appreciate more, a specific issue that is close to home, is to observe if from a different perspective, in a different place.  

'Safety: Know Your Limits' is Theme of Agricultural Safety Awareness Program Week, March 3-9
March 4, 2019
'Safety: Know Your Limits' is Theme of Agricultural Safety Awareness Program Week, March 3-9

Across the country, county and state Farm Bureaus are making safety a priority through the Agricultural Safety Awareness Program (ASAP). As part of ASAP, March 3-9 has been designated as Agricultural Safety Awareness Week. 

March 1, 2019 - Legislative Report No. 6 - 2019 Kentucky General Assembly
March 1, 2019
March 1, 2019 - Legislative Report No. 6 - 2019 Kentucky General Assembly
Market Closes - February 28, 2019
February 28, 2019
Market Closes - February 28, 2019

CBOT futures closed lower and near the day’s lows.   Futures were pressured by bearish technicals, heavy deliveries against March corn and wheat futures, and no reported progress with China on trade. Cattle futures closed mostly lower with FC leading the way down.  

Give to the 'Ag Tag' Fund to Invest in the Future of Kentucky Agriculture
February 28, 2019
Give to the 'Ag Tag' Fund to Invest in the Future of Kentucky Agriculture

Deep roots grow leaders. That’s how Kentucky’s agricultural community develops leaders for our future. “Deep roots grow leaders” is also the theme of this year’s Ag Tag campaign to raise funds to invest in organizations building the leaders of tomorrow.

Across Kentucky Promo March 4, 2019 - March 8, 2019
February 28, 2019
Across Kentucky Promo March 4, 2019 - March 8, 2019

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Across Kentucky - March 8, 2019
February 28, 2019
Across Kentucky - March 8, 2019

Retired University of Kentucky Extension Forage Specialist Dr. Gary Lacefield says it is more important than ever for agriculture to educate others about the work on the farm and the mission of agriculture.  Lacefield talked about his work with forages, technology in the forage industry and the connection between agriculture and urban America.

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