Across Kentucky – August 21, 2015

Feldhaus files a follow-up report on behind-the-scenes training efforts in the Kentucky Proud program designed to make local farmers more comfortable and effective in making commercial connections with retailers like Kroger.  KDA’s Kristin Branscum says that regional food distributors in the state have...

Across Kentucky – December 19, 2014

A follow-up report on a recent survey tracking Ky Proud program brand recognition at grocery stores. The Ky Ag Department’s Kristin Branscum discusses some of the progress in their brand building, talks about more ‘farmer focused’ messaging, and discusses program plans for...

Across Kentucky – October 18, 2013

It’s grown into a major regional food industry expo, it’s the Kentucky Proud Incredible Food Show, Oct 26, at Lexington Convention Center and Rupp Arena. KDA’s Executive Director of Marketing, Kristin Branscum discusses some of the shows attractions and the impact it can have on consumers and Kentucky...