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Statement from Kentucky Farm Bureau President Mark Haney: 2018 Farm Bill

As work continues on the 2018 Farm Bill, we look forward to the benefits it promises. The bill brings relief and certainty back into the lives of our Kentucky farm families.

Market Closes - April 26, 2018
April 26, 2018
Market Closes - April 26, 2018

CBOT futures closed steady to lower. Overnight strength gave way after USDA released its Weekly Export Sales report which was disappointing for corn and soybeans.  Beyond the nearby April contracts, cattle futures closed lower and near the day’s lows.

Across Kentucky Promo April 30, 2018 - May 4, 2018
April 26, 2018
Across Kentucky Promo April 30, 2018 - May 4, 2018

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Across Kentucky - May 4, 2018
April 26, 2018
Across Kentucky - May 4, 2018

More than 170,000 people will gather at Churchill Downs Saturday, May 5th, to watch the Kentucky Derby.  Trainer Larry Jones talks with host Alan Watts about the excitement of derby day for a trainer, how it feels to walk from the stables to the paddock and the excitement he still feels when the horses cross the finish line.

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Across Kentucky - May 3, 2018
April 26, 2018
Across Kentucky - May 3, 2018

Did you ever wonder what it is like for a horse trainer to compete in the Kentucky Oaks of Kentucky Derby.  Kentucky horse trainer Larry Jones talks about his recent successful runs in the Kentucky Oaks, what it is like to win the race and recalls some of his most exciting moments.

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Across Kentucky - May 2, 2018
April 26, 2018
Across Kentucky - May 2, 2018

Kentucky Farm Bureau Executive Vice-President David Beck recently announced that he will become the President and CEO of the Kentucky Fair Board July 1st.  Beck talks with host Alan Watts about some his initial plans to improve and enhance the Kentucky Exposition Center and the International Convention Center and the connection to agriculture.

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Across Kentucky - May 1, 2018
April 26, 2018
Across Kentucky - May 1, 2018

A Christian County farm couple is sharing their story of the farming operation that is truly a successful partnership.  Steve and Sarah Newton of Newton Way Farms, who were recently recognized as Farmers of the Year by Christian County Agribusiness Association, talk with host Alan Watts about their farm and what makes it successful.

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