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Farm Bill Headed To President's Desk For Signature

Farm Bill Headed To President's Desk For Signature

Kentucky is ‘home to more than 75,000 farms. They produce everything from soybeans and poultry to horses and corn. Those families are looking to us for help and stability. And when President Trump signs our Farm Bill into law, more stability is just what they will get.’

Across Kentucky - December 5, 2018
November 29, 2018
Across Kentucky - December 5, 2018

Many homes, businesses and churches will be decorated with poinsettias this year during the Christmas holiday season.  Meade County farmer Nicolas Hardesty talks with host Alan Watts about how poinsettias are changing their farming operation, marketing and some of the challenges of growing the tropical plant.

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Across Kentucky - December 4, 2018
November 29, 2018
Across Kentucky - December 4, 2018

A number of issues affecting agriculture and rural Kentucky will be on the agenda for the 2019 Kentucky General Assembly session that gets under way in January.  State Senate Agriculture Committee Chairman Paul Hornback discusses issues facing agriculture, items legislators will likely be discussing and his role of educating fellow lawmakers about agriculture.

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Across Kentucky - December 3, 2018
November 29, 2018
Across Kentucky - December 3, 2018

Retiring Kentucky Farm Bureau Second Vice President Fritz Geiske says prices, trade and advocacy are among the challenges he sees for agriculture in the future.  Geiske shares his thoughts with host Alan Watts about addressing the issues and the role of Kentucky Farm Bureau in advocacy and education.

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Market Closes - November 26, 2018
November 26, 2018
Market Closes - November 26, 2018

CBOT futures closed widely mixed with the soy complex ending lower on continued concerns for US/China trade relations.  Cattle futures closed narrowly mixed. Choice beef closed up .60 to 214.45 and Select gained 1.28 to 199.79.

Across Kentucky November 26, 2018-November 30, 2018
November 21, 2018
Across Kentucky November 26, 2018-November 30, 2018

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Across Kentucky - November 30, 2018
November 21, 2018
Across Kentucky - November 30, 2018

Kentucky Farm Bureau Second Vice-President Fritz Geiske will retire from the executive board after eights years.  Geiske talks with host Alan Watts about some of the accomplishments in agriculture during his time on the board and working with President Mark Haney.

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