Across Kentucky – December 4, 2015

A report on the state of beekeeping in Kentucky, which says Ky Ag Department State Apiarist, Tammy Horn, is really starting to head in the right direction. She talks about a couple of the signs of that growth in interest among current and potential beekeepers, and she discusses this weekend’s annual...

UKAg research hopes to create more environmentally friendly lawns

By Katie Pratt Lexington, Ky., (Aug. 4, 2015) –Researchers in the University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food and Environment are looking for ways for home lawns to give Mother Nature a helping hand. Gregg Munshaw, UK turf extension specialist, and Dan Potter, UK entomology professor, are studying...

Across Kentucky – October 9, 2014

Kentucky beekeepers are still getting their yield numbers into the Ky Ag Department, but state apiarist, Dr. Tammy Horn, feels like this had been a fairly positive season for honey production. She also discusses some consumer demand trends for honey and an upcoming statewide beekeeper meeting in November in...