LATEST NEWS FROM Kentucky

Broadband
03:48AM Jan 30, 2020

USDA Invests $55M for Broadband in Kentucky, Tennessee

Associated Press
AgWeb Contributor

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has invested $55.3 million in four high-speed broadband projects that will benefit rural residents of Kentucky and Tennessee.

03:50AM Jan 22, 2020

Kentucky Will Continue Hemp Program as Pilot for a Year

Associated Press
AgWeb Contributor

Kentucky's Department of Agriculture will continue operating its hemp program as a research pilot program for another year before transitioning to a commercial program, the agency said.

ColorPoint Greenhouse
07:14AM Jun 13, 2019

41-Acre Kentucky Greenhouse Merges with Hemp Growing Company

Wyatt Bechtel
Associate Editor

The sixth largest commercial greenhouse in the U.S. is merging with a company specializing in cannabis to grow hemp on a large scale in Kentucky.

15:45PM Mar 07, 2019

Where's the Beef? Man Accused of Taking Beef Tenderloin

Associated Press
AgWeb Contributor

A Kentucky man is accused of stealing more than $75,000 of beef tenderloin over several months.

13:57PM Mar 06, 2019

Show Cattle Shot, Killed In Kentucky

Greg Henderson
Editorial Director

Kentucky State Police are investigating the shooting of two show cattle owned by Kyleigh Cline, Butler, KY.

11:36AM Feb 27, 2019

Company Breaks Ground on Hemp Processing Facility

AgDay TV
AgWeb Contributor

Hemp is expected to be a much bigger business in the coming years thanks to the farm bill allowing for the production of industrial hemp. Hear more from the video

10:00AM Feb 07, 2019

Three Potential Paths for Farming Hemp

Clinton Griffiths
AgDay Anchor, Executive Producer

Industrial hemp is now legal to grow and American farmers are investigating different paths for production as the industry prepares for increasing acres in 2019.