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KFB Candid Conversation:  U.S. Census Bureau Partnership Specialist Dani Rodgers Discusses the Importance of the Census

KFB Candid Conversation: U.S. Census Bureau Partnership Specialist Dani Rodgers Discusses the Importance of the Census

KFB Candid Conversation presents a discussion about the topical issues facing the agricultural industry and rural communities in a question and answer format. In this column, Dani Rodgers, Partnership Specialist with the U.S. Census Bureau discusses the census process and why it is so important, especially to rural communities.

Across Kentucky - February 14, 2020
February 6, 2020
Across Kentucky - February 14, 2020

The Kentucky Agriculture Training Schools will soon kick off at the University of Kentucky Research and Education Center in Princeton.  University of Kentucky Extension Soils Specialist Dr. Edwin Ritchey, who coordinates the program, talks about this year’s KATS schedule and the first School Tuesday, February 18, that will focus on weed and soil science.

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Across Kentucky - February 13, 2020
February 6, 2020
Across Kentucky - February 13, 2020

On Wednesday’s program we met Minerich Land and Cattle owner Bob Minerich who calls Richmond his home.  Today we learn about Minerich’s cattle herd, his passion for the animals he raises, and the pride he has in the way of life he has developed on his farm.

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Across Kentucky - February 12, 2020
February 6, 2020
Across Kentucky - February 12, 2020

A Richmond farmer is helping to preserve the heritage of agriculture in Kentucky on his farm that is nestled in the hills and valleys of the Bluegrass.  On today’s program we meet Bob Minerich who owns and operates Minerich Land and Cattle Company.

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Across Kentucky - February 11, 2020
February 6, 2020
Across Kentucky - February 11, 2020

Not only does the Kentucky Exposition host the National Farm Machinery Show this week, it is also home to the Championship Tractor Pull that attracts some of the top competitors from across the country.  Kentucky Venues President David Beck says there will be new announcers and great pulling action on the track in Freedom Hall.

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Across Kentucky - February 10, 2020
February 6, 2020
Across Kentucky - February 10, 2020

The National Farm Machinery Show will fill the exhibit halls at the Kentucky Exposition Center later this week.  Kentucky Venues President David Beck says there will be seminars, all the equipment anyone could ever want to see, and a new registration process that could lead to a nice reward.

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Super Gages, the Super Heroes of Water Quality Measurements: Accurate Water Quality Data is Beneficial to Everyone
February 5, 2020
Super Gages, the Super Heroes of Water Quality Measurements:  Accurate Water Quality Data is Beneficial to Everyone

With so many super heroes appearing on television and in the movies these days, it’s easy to confuse which ones can fly, or which ones have super human strength, or which ones have both.  Yet, in the world of TV and movies, one doesn’t really have to understand as much about who does what, but rather just enjoy the overall experience.