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Stress on the Farm and in Rural America:  Resources are Available

Stress on the Farm and in Rural America: Resources are Available

As the problem of stress related issues becomes more visible, the onset of COVID-19 has only escalated those stress levels for everyone as they transition to a time of working remotely, or not working at all.

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.

KFB Legislative Drive-In and Food Check­Out Day
February 12, 2020
KFB Legislative Drive-In and Food Check­Out Day

Nearly 300 Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) members, from across the state, made their way to Frankfort on February 5 to participate in the organization’s annual Legislative Drive-In and Food Check­Out Day activities.

February 7, 2020 - Legislative Report No. 6 - 2020 Kentucky General Assembly
February 7, 2020
February 7, 2020 - Legislative Report No. 6 - 2020 Kentucky General Assembly