Across Kentucky – December 25, 2015

Feldhaus provides the third report in a three-part series on the economic payback for investment of tobacco settlement dollars to help rebuild ag infrastructure after the decline of the tobacco program. The study was commissioned by the Governor’s Office of Ag Development and show at least a $2 payback for...

Across Kentucky – December 22, 2015

A feature report on the Uba Tuba which is not a part of the local high school marching band, but says UK extension researcher, John Strang, a real potential crop for fruit and vegetable growers. The Uba Tuba is a pepper and researchers are trying to expand its growing season and economic potential for...

Across Kentucky – October 16, 2015

A Campbellsville manufacturing company and a Taylor County poultry farm are on the program for a celebration of National Bio-energy Day, Oct 21. Tim Hughes with the Kentucky Department for Energy Development and Independence discusses the program and relative to the farm set, a successful effort at turning...

Across Kentucky – July 31, 2015

The annual Kentucky Land Owner Short Courses are coming up soon, Aug 15 in Woodford County, Aug 29 in Christian County, and then September 26 in Morehead.  Feldhaus visits with UK forester Billy Thomas who says some 500 land owners have gone through the training which helps them assess and manage their land...

Across Kentucky – July 18, 2104

A feature report with Kentucky native, Dr. Joe Luck with the University of Nebraska-Lincoln who’ll be the guest presenter at a precision technology workshop hosted by the Ky Corn Growers and Small Grain Growers Associations in Louisville, Aug 4-5. Luck discusses the benefits of precision ag both...

Across Kentucky – December 25, 2012

A follow-up report from UK’s Ag Economic Outlook news conference with economist Dr. Will Snell. He discusses the need to keep export doors open and farm commodities flowing freely, especially for a state as ‘export dependent’ as...