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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 Promo November 11-15, 2019
November 7, 2019
Across Kentucky Promo November 11-15, 2019

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Across Kentucky - November 15, 2019
November 7, 2019
Across Kentucky - November 15, 2019

Johnson County Farmer Danny Townsend discusses how he and his family grow, process and bottle sweet sorghum each year.  Townsend talks about when the crop is planted, when it is harvested, and how the crop is cooked and processed during the fall.

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Across Kentucky - November 14, 2019
November 7, 2019
Across Kentucky - November 14, 2019

Kentucky Farm Bureau President Mark Haney says farmers are closing out a somewhat tough year with a wet spring, a dry summer and a tough harvest.  President Haney says farmers remain optimistic with a recent trade deal with Japan and the possibility of other foreign trade deals providing some additional hope for agriculture.

Across Kentucky - November 13, 2019
November 7, 2019
Across Kentucky - November 13, 2019

Kentucky First District Congressman James Comer says he is pleased with the industrial hemp regulations recently released by the United States Department of Agriculture.  Comer talks about the regulations, what they clarify and how important the regulations are for the growers and processors. 

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Across Kentucky - November 12, 2019
November 7, 2019
Across Kentucky - November 12, 2019

The North American International Livestock Exposition is undergoing a change this week as dairy animals transition out and meat animals fill the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville.  North American Assistant Manager Catherine Riley talks about the meat animal shows, the return of the donkey show and the National Finals Rodeo Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

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Across Kentucky - November 11, 2019
November 7, 2019
Across Kentucky - November 11, 2019

Kentucky FFA member Lilly P’Pool from Trigg County placed 4th in the National Creed Speaking Contest at the National FFA Convention in Indianapolis, Indiana, November 1.  We hear a portion of Lilly’s presentation of the FFA Creed in the final round of the competition.

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