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May 17, 2019 - Statement From Kentucky Farm Bureau President Mark Haney on Trade and Tariffs

May 17, 2019 - Statement From Kentucky Farm Bureau President Mark Haney on Trade and Tariffs

In addition to being resourceful, hard-working and persistent, our nation’s farmers have been very patient. We have endured continued drops in net farm income, a host of natural disasters, and some of the most volatile commodity markets experienced in decades. 

A Horse Named "The Player" and the Bond That Saved His Life
May 3, 2019
A Horse Named "The Player" and the Bond That Saved His Life

The bond between a human and animal is just that, a pledge of sorts; a promise from one to the other, in many cases, to care for each other and provide the task each was meant to do for the other. No one knows that better than William “Buff” Bradley, owner and trainer at Indian Ridge Farm.

Market Closes - May 2, 2019
May 2, 2019
Market Closes - May 2, 2019

CBOT futures closed mixed again as corn and soybeans follow their recent trends. Corn has closed higher for six straight days, while soybeans have closed lower five straight days. Cattle futures closed lower with feeder cattle leading the way down. Lean Hog futures closed from $1.75 lower to $1.52 higher following yesterday’s limit UP move in nearby contracts.

Across Kentucky Promo May 6, 2019 - May 10, 2019
May 2, 2019
Across Kentucky Promo May 6, 2019 - May 10, 2019

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Across Kentucky - May 10, 2019
May 2, 2019
Across Kentucky - May 10, 2019

The Pennyrile Resource, Conservation and Development District will partner with Hopkinsville Water Environment Authority to host what is possibly the first Water Festival in Kentucky.  Event organizer Charles Turner talks about the water festival, why it is being held, how it began and what they hope people will learn during the event Saturday, May 11.

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Across Kentucky - May 9, 2019
May 2, 2019
Across Kentucky - May 9, 2019

Kentucky Farm Bureau Insurance recently hosted an event to help raise money to fight the hunger problem in Kentucky.  Communications Director Dan Smaldone talks about Clays for a Cause, how the event came about, how much money they raised and the need to feed the hungry in the state.

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Across Kentucky - May 8, 2019
May 2, 2019
Across Kentucky - May 8, 2019

On Tuesday, Mallory Lawrence talked about the Homegrown Project and how it will benefit the Trigg County Agriculture Department.  On today's program we meet the students who will be growing the food and find out what they hope to learn through the project.

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