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A Different World; The Same Mission While dealing with COVID-19, Farm Families are Still Doing What They Do Best

A Different World; The Same Mission While dealing with COVID-19, Farm Families are Still Doing What They Do Best

A few short weeks ago, most citizens in Kentucky, and across the country, were preparing for spring and all the activities the new season would bring. But since the onset of COVID-19, the coronavirus, most have hunkered down close to home hoping to wait this pandemic out.

Across Kentucky - March 13, 2020
March 5, 2020
Across Kentucky - March 13, 2020

Kentucky Farm Bureau is making some adjustments to Across Kentucky and adding some new programming to better share the stories of farmers and agriculture. Communications Director Todd Bright previews the changes that will begin Monday, March 16.

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Across Kentucky - March 12, 2020
March 5, 2020
Across Kentucky - March 12, 2020

Kentucky Corn Growers member Jeff Rice was among those sharing the story of corn and ethanol at the 2020 National Farm Machinery Show. Rice talks about the benefits of corn ethanol, talking with friends at the Farm Machinery Show, and shares some encouragement about the 2020 crop year.

 
Across Kentucky - March 11, 2020
March 5, 2020
Across Kentucky - March 11, 2020

Madison Goodlett says serving as Kentucky Farm Bureau's Outstanding Youth has made for a busy and interesting year. Goodlett talks about her experiences, where she has been, what she has learned, and her connection to agriculture.

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Across Kentucky - March 10, 2020
March 5, 2020
Across Kentucky - March 10, 2020

Kentucky Farm Bureau Outstanding Youth Madison Goodlett was among members that participated in the Farm Bureau Congressional Tour in late February. Madison talks about her experience on the tour, some of the topics she discussed with members of Congress, and what she learned while attending.

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Across Kentucky - March 9, 2020
March 5, 2020
Across Kentucky - March 9, 2020

A new agribusiness is looking for farmers to grow Rapeseed in Kentucky during the 2020-21 Winter growing season. Perdue Agribusiness Grower Relations Manager Jeff Riddle talks about the company, growing Rapeseed, and two farmer meetings planned for Tuesday, March 10.

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KFB President Mark Haney Statement on House Bill 59
March 4, 2020
KFB President Mark Haney Statement on House Bill 59

Kentucky Farm Bureau fully supports House Bill 59, which raises awareness for mental health by designating the Wednesday of National Farm Safety Week as Farmer Suicide Prevention Day.