Across Kentucky – June 24, 2015

The dairy industry across the country is working to assist in federal programs designed to feed hungry youth during the summer months. Kathy Belcher with the Southeast Dairy Association provides some of the background on the effort which is conducted through local schools...

Across Kentucky – June 19, 2015

Feldhaus provides another installment in June Dairy Month coverage with today’s story focusing on some of the partnerships being built between the dairy promotion industry and fast food leaders.  Featured is Kathy Belcher with the Southeast Dairy Association with some impressive dairy product sales...

Across Kentucky – June 9, 2015

A special feature on some of the activities planned across the state in honor of June Dairy Month. Kathy Belcher with the Southeast Dairy Association talks about the original purpose for the celebration and how it has evolved from an industry effort to deal with surplus supply each spring just as demand was...

Across Kentucky – June 1, 2015

Today it’s a salute to the men and women in dairy farming; in the 30’s it was a straightforward marketing effort to deal with a surplus of milk at a time when demand took a summertime dip as school let out. Feldhaus visits with the Southeast Dairy Association’s Kathy Belcher on this month’s...

Kentucky Farm Bureau Reports – June 2015

  On this edition we visit a dairy farm to celebrate June as National Dairy...

Across Kentucky – June 23, 2014

The third report in a three-part series highlighting June Dairy Month activities. Feldhaus talks with Southeast United Dairy Association’s Kathy Belcher on some remaining celebratory events this week and they talk about the leading dairy producer counties in the...

Across Kentucky – June 16, 2014

“Dairy Packs Power;” that’s the theme of the 2014, June Dairy Month promotion, and Kathy Belcher with the Southeast Dairy Association has details of several celebrations across the state that will highlight dairy farmers and the economic and health contributions that milk and dairy products provide for...

Across Kentucky – June 9, 2014

It started in 1937 as an effort to increase consumer demand for milk when the supplies on the farm were typically at their peak each spring. Maury Cox, Executive Director of the Ky Dairy Development Council talks about the history of June Dairy Month and how the event will be celebrated this year, comments...

Across Kentucky – June 26, 2013

Feldhaus provides this final report in the June Dairy Month series with the Southeast Dairy Association’s Kathy Belcher discussing the success they’ve had in industry promotion of dairy-based products. She says they’re also trying to assist schools with promotions and programs to see that more students...

Across Kentucky – June 18, 2013

Henry County dairyman, Terry Rowlett and his wife, Sandra, now use a video camera system with monitors in their home, so they can check on newly born calves. Going high tech, they’ve now added that ability to their iPhones to check on the new babies from anywhere on the farm. Feldhaus does a June Dairy...

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