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Kentucky Winter Weather Proving to be a Roller Coaster Ride, So Far

Kentucky Winter Weather Proving to be a Roller Coaster Ride, So Far

Mark Twain once said, “If you don’t like the weather in New England, just wait a minute, it’ll change.” Since he first spoke those words, many other regions and states across the country have adopted that saying, including Kentucky, where it seems to be truer during this winter season than ever before.  

Across Kentucky - February 7, 2019
January 31, 2019
Across Kentucky - February 7, 2019

The 2019-20 Kentucky Farm Bureau Lead Class includes a wide variety of Kentucky Agriculture leaders from all parts of the state.  Class facilitator Jackson Tolle talks about who is in the class and describes their backgrounds.

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Across Kentucky - February 6, 2019
January 31, 2019
Across Kentucky - February 6, 2019

Kentucky Congressman James Comer recently received the New Member of Congress Award from American Farm Bureau President Zippy Duvall.  Congressman Comer talks about the award, his involvement with Farm Bureau and his work in Congress and as a member of the House Agriculture Committee.

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Across Kentucky - February 5, 2019
January 31, 2019
Across Kentucky - February 5, 2019

Kentucky farmers can nominate school districts to receive a grant through the America's Farmers Grow Rural Education Program.  Coordinator Erin Glarner describes the program, how farmers can nominate a school district, how grant funds have been used previously in Kentucky and other details.  

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Across Kentucky - February 4, 2019
January 31, 2019
Across Kentucky - February 4, 2019

A central Kentucky farmer says 2018 wound up on a positive note, but had it's challenges.  Ryan Bivins from Hodgensville talks about his farming operation, some of the challenges in 2018, why he enjoys farming and his involvement in the agriculture industry.

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Kentucky Farm Bureau Hosts Young Farmer Leadership Conference in Lexington
January 30, 2019
Kentucky Farm Bureau Hosts Young Farmer Leadership Conference in Lexington

More than 300 young farmers and farm families from across Kentucky are expected to gather this weekend for the Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) Young Farmer Leadership Conference at the Embassy Suites in Lexington.

Market Closes - January 28, 2019
January 28, 2019
Market Closes - January 28, 2019

CBOT futures closed narrowly mixed. After trading higher overnight, futures were sold aggressively after opening at 830 am CT.  Market factors today included some improvement in South American rain prospects and the upcoming Wed-Thursday US/China trade meeting. Cattle futures closed slightly higher, despite last Friday’s lower boxed beef values and $1-2/cwt lower cash cattle prices.