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Finalists Named for the 2018 Outstanding Young Farm Family Award

Finalists Named for the 2018 Outstanding Young Farm Family Award

Three finalists have been named for the 2018 Kentucky Farm Bureau OYFF honor, in recognition of their achievements as part of the farming community. The finalists are Nicholas and Bethany Hardesty of Meade County, Wesley and Alicia Logsdon of Pulaski County, and Drew and Liz White of Union County. The winner will be announced at the Kentucky Farm Bureau Annual Meeting at the end of November.

Across Kentucky - November 5, 2018
November 1, 2018
Across Kentucky - November 5, 2018

Tuesday, November 6, is General Election Day in Kentucky and across the nation.  Kentucky Farm Bureau President Mark Haney talks about the importance of voting in local elections, getting involved in the election process and reminds us that every vote counts.

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Across Kentucky October 29, 2018 - November 2, 2018
October 25, 2018
Across Kentucky October 29, 2018 - November 2, 2018

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Across Kentucky - November 2, 2018
October 25, 2018
Across Kentucky - November 2, 2018

The average cost of food decreased slightly during the third quarter of 2018, which is a change from the trend during the first two quarters of the year.  Kentucky Farm Bureau Communications Director B. Todd Bright discusses the quarterly Markebasket Survey what increased, what decreased and how that affects farmers across the state.

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Across Kentucky - November 1, 2018
October 25, 2018
Across Kentucky - November 1, 2018

Gasoline with 15 percent ethanol could be available across the state as early as June of 2019, according to Commonwealth Agri Energy President Mick Henderson.  He talks with host Alan Watts about how that will impact corn farmers across the country, drivers in Kentucky and corn farmers in the state.

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Across Kentucky - October 31, 2018
October 25, 2018
Across Kentucky - October 31, 2018

Nearly 3,000 Kentucky FFA members attended the 91st National FFA Convention last week in Indianapolis, Indiana.  Executive Secretary Matt Chaliff says a number of state FFA members participated in a wide range of national competitions, with several others having a chance to see the big picture of agriculture.

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Across Kentucky - October 30, 2018
October 25, 2018
Across Kentucky - October 30, 2018

The North American International Livestock Exposition kicks off today at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville and continues until November 15.  Kentucky Venues President and CEO David Beck talks about this year’s expo, the livestock shows, other events that are taking place and the impact on Kentucky’s economy.

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