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Kirby Green of Daviess County Wins American Farm Bureau Federation's Excellence in Agriculture Award

Kirby Green of Daviess County Wins American Farm Bureau Federation's Excellence in Agriculture Award

Daviess County’s Kirby Green won the American Farm Bureau Federation (AFBF) Young Farmers & Ranchers “Excellence in Agriculture Award” against strong competition from around the country during the 2020 AFBF Annual Convention.

Across Kentucky October 9, 2019
October 3, 2019
Across Kentucky October 9, 2019

An Eastern Kentucky Farm Market traces it’s roots back to the family’s farm and an abandoned grocery store on their property.  Jenny Pennington, who owns Pennington Farm Market with her husband Lee, talks about the history of the market, what they sell and their future plans. 

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Across Kentucky October 8, 2019
October 3, 2019
Across Kentucky October 8, 2019

There is a new weed in Kentucky that could pose a threat to livestock farmers and their herds across the state.  Christian County Extension Horticulture Agent Kelly Jackson talks about the Tropical Soda Apple, the dangers it poses and how the noxious weed can be controlled.

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Across Kentucky October 7, 2019
October 3, 2019
Across Kentucky October 7, 2019

The Appalachia Proud Program is expanding to include seven additional counties in Eastern Kentucky.  Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles talks about the expansion and what it will mean to Eastern Kentucky farmers.

International Trade Agreements "Vital" to Kentucky Agriculture
October 1, 2019
International Trade Agreements "Vital" to Kentucky Agriculture

In September 2018, the Whitehouse announced a trade deal had been reached with two of the United States’ largest trading partners, Canada and Mexico.

Across Kentucky Promo September 30, 2019 - October 4, 2019
September 26, 2019
Across Kentucky Promo September 30, 2019 - October 4, 2019

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Across Kentucky - October 4, 2019
September 26, 2019
Across Kentucky - October 4, 2019

Antique tractor enthusiast will have a chance to put their tractors to work this weekend during the 20th annual Hal Fennel Memorial Antique Tractor Plow Day in Christian County.  Committee members Seth Delaney and Larry Larimore talk about Plow Day, what spectators can see and special demonstrations featuring a steam engine, and mules and horses.

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