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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 Promo January 6, 2020 - January 10, 2020
January 2, 2020
Across Kentucky Promo January 6, 2020 - January 10, 2020

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Across Kentucky - January 10, 2020
January 2, 2020
Across Kentucky - January 10, 2020

The economic outlook for corn, tobacco and soybeans in 2019 was heavily dependent on yield, weather and trade.  University of Kentucky Agriculture Economist Dr. Todd Davis shared the numbers for the three major grain crops during the Kentucky Farm Bureau meeting in December.

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Across Kentucky - January 9, 2020
January 2, 2020
Across Kentucky - January 9, 2020

Shelby County farm market owner Matt Gadjzik says his family began Mulberry Orchard to help replace income from tobacco.  Gadjzik talks about what they grow on the farm, what people enjoy while visiting the farm market each fall and the importance of having his family grow up in the agriculture lifestyle.

Across Kentucky - January 8, 2020
January 2, 2020
Across Kentucky - January 8, 2020

The National Champion 4-H Livestock judging team from Kentucky will represent the United States in Europe this summer.  University of Kentucky Extension Youth Livestock Associate Steve Austin discusses the trip, what the team will be doing and thanks the sponsors who support the program each year.

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Across Kentucky - January 7, 2020
January 2, 2020
Across Kentucky - January 7, 2020

A young man from Garrard County is proud to be sharing the message of agriculture as the winner of the 2019 Kentucky Farm Bureau Outstanding Farm Bureau Youth Contest.  Dylan Driskell says he excited to tell the story of agriculture, and is looking forward to participating in the Farm Bureau Congressional Tour in February.

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Across Kentucky - January 6, 2020
January 2, 2020
Across Kentucky - January 6, 2020

A young lady from Spencer County is the 2019 Outstanding Farm Bureau Youth female.  In today’s program we meet Madison Goodlet, learn about her reason for participating in the contest at the Kentucky Farm Bureau Annual Meeting and hear the message that she wants to share about agriculture.

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