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Statement from KFB President Mark Haney: Repeal of the 2015 Waters of the United States Rule

Statement from KFB President Mark Haney: Repeal of the 2015 Waters of the United States Rule

Repeal of the 2015 Waters of the United States rule is a victory for clean water and clear rules. As farmers, we share the goal of protecting the nation’s water, but the 2015 Waters of the United States rule was unreasonable and unworkable. It made conservation more difficult and created huge liabilities for farmers.

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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Across Kentucky - May 7, 2019
May 2, 2019
Across Kentucky - May 7, 2019

A Kentucky woman is partnering with the Trigg County High School Agriculture Department to raise homegrown produce to market in her grocery store.  Hancock's Neighborhood Market owner Mallory Lawrence introduces the Homegrown Project, talks about the role of the Trigg County High School Agriculture Department and their work to grow the produce.

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