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.
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.
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.
A Kentucky man is accused of stealing more than $75,000 of beef tenderloin over several months.
Kentucky State Police are investigating the shooting of two show cattle owned by Kyleigh Cline, Butler, KY.
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
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.