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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 - October 15, 2018
October 11, 2018
Across Kentucky - October 15, 2018

Central Kentucky farmers are facing some challenges due to a wet harvest season.  Breckinridge County Agriculture Extension Agent Carol Hinton says the corn and tobacco harvest has been very good, but the recent wet weather is causing some problems for corn farmers who have not been able to harvest their crops.

2018 Conservation Tabloid
October 9, 2018
2018 Conservation Tabloid
Across Kentucky Promo October 8, 2018 - October 12, 2018
October 4, 2018
Across Kentucky Promo October 8, 2018 - October 12, 2018

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Across Kentucky - October 12, 2018
October 4, 2018
Across Kentucky - October 12, 2018

A McLean County young farmer is finding his place on the family farm in the poultry industry.  Kyle Ayers talks about how he got his start raising chickens, the expansion of his business and his future as the third generation in the Hilltop Farm operation.

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Across Kentucky - October 11, 2018
October 4, 2018
Across Kentucky - October 11, 2018

Kentucky beef cattle farmers continue to look for ways to improve farming operations and protect the land.  The Kentucky Beef Network will host its annual Open House Saturday, October 13, at Eden Shale Farm in Owen County.  A highlighted event will be the demonstration of a new way to feed cattle in the winter.

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Across Kentucky - October 10, 2018
October 4, 2018
Across Kentucky - October 10, 2018

Women are an essential part of agriculture in Kentucky, with Breckinridge County Agriculture Extension Agent Carol Hinton among them.  During today’s program we learn about Carol’s love for agriculture, how she chose her career and what she enjoys most about working on the farm.

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