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May 17, 2019 - Statement From Kentucky Farm Bureau President Mark Haney on Trade and Tariffs

May 17, 2019 - Statement From Kentucky Farm Bureau President Mark Haney on Trade and Tariffs

In addition to being resourceful, hard-working and persistent, our nation’s farmers have been very patient. We have endured continued drops in net farm income, a host of natural disasters, and some of the most volatile commodity markets experienced in decades. 

Across Kentucky Promo June 3, 2019 - June 7, 2019
May 30, 2019
Across Kentucky Promo June 3, 2019 - June 7, 2019

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Across Kentucky - June 7, 2019
May 30, 2019
Across Kentucky - June 7, 2019

A Kentucky woman is working to make sure the voice of agriculture is heard at the Environmental Protection Agency in Washington, DC.  Bardstown native Tate Bennett discusses her role at the EPA and brings us up to date on the Waters of the US Rule and what will not be included in the final version.

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Across Kentucky - June 6, 2019
May 30, 2019
Across Kentucky - June 6, 2019

The United States Department of Agriculture is working hard to keep African Swine Flu out of the country.  Under Secretary Greg Ibach talks about what is being done to keep the devastating disease out of the country, how they are monitoring it and the cooperative effort the department has with other countries, producers and processors.

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Across Kentucky - June 5, 2019
May 30, 2019
Across Kentucky - June 5, 2019

Tuesday we told you about a Louisville restaurant named Harvest that is serving a variety of Kentucky Proud Farm to Table food.  On today’s program we learn more about Harvest Chef Geoff Daily, how he started his career, what people think of the food he cooks and the unique display in Harvest that helps people know the story of the food they are enjoying.

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Across Kentucky - June 4, 2019
May 30, 2019
Across Kentucky - June 4, 2019

A Louisville restaurant is building it’s brand around Farm to Table and Kentucky Proud Products on the menu.  Chef Geoff Dailey talks about Harvest, the inspiration behind the restaurant and what diners can expect to find on the eclectic menu.

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Across Kentucky - June 3, 2019
May 30, 2019
Across Kentucky - June 3, 2019

Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue recently announced a second round of relief for farmers across the country that are being hit hard by the trade negotiations and tariffs on China.  Secretary Perdue, Under Secretaries Bill Northey and Greg Ibach, and USDA Chief Economic Greg Johnansen discussed the program and how it will impact agriculture.

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