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‘We’re drinking from the saucer…’

My grandparents’ generation used to “saucer” their coffee to cool it. In fact, many tea drinkers did the same thing. They didn’t use a mug like I do. They poured some of their “piping hot” coffee from the cup into a saucer, swirled it around, savored the aroma and drank it down.

2 days 4 hours ago | | | Email

The heritage continues…

As the festival events powered through the rain, so did the annual Tobacco Show. A little rain did not scare the tobacco farmers away. They came out with full stem entering over 30 sticks of tobacco into this year’s Tobacco Show. The show consisted of 3 separate divisions: Burley, One-Sucker, and Dark. Youth divisions were also offered for the Burley and One-Sucker entries. Exhibitors from all age ranges brought their tobacco out to highlight their accomplishments of the year. Tobacco, ...

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2015 Certified Roadside Farm Market enrollment period now open

The season for roadside farm markets is far from over, but Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) wants to help market owners get next year’s efforts off to a great start. Enrollment for the 2015 Certified Roadside Farm Market program is now open.During the 2015 season, KFB proudly celebrates its 20th year of offering the Certified Roadside Farm Market program. This initiative was established in July 1996 as a way to help farmers market their fruits and vegetables directly from roadside ...

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Ag tag a success in Logan County

Partnerships have always been a great way to achieve more. Often times we partner chocolate with milk for more flavor and to get our kids to drink it. We partner with other countries to ensure world peace. We partner electric motors with gasoline for more mileage from our cars. But one great partnership has made a huge impact on the young people across the state of Kentucky. It’s when Kentucky 4-H, Kentucky FFA, the Kentucky Department of Agriculture and our county clerks offices teamed...

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Partnerships have always been a great way to achieve more. Often times we partner chocolate with milk for more flavor and to get our kids to drink it. We partner with other countries to ensure world peace. We partner electric motors with gasoline for more mileage from our cars. But one great partnership has made a huge impact on the young people across the state of Kentucky. It’s when Kentucky 4-H, Kentucky FFA, the Kentucky Department of Agriculture and our county clerks offices teamed...

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Logan County Snap Ed Program

As the fiscal year is coming to an end for the University of Kentucky Nutrition Education Program it is great to see the impact that the Cooperative Extension Snap Ed Program has had on clients in Logan County over the 2013-2014 fiscal year. Paige Alexander , Snap Educational Assistant , teaches nutrition education programs to the community on Choose Myplate, Planning for Food Spending, Meal Planning and has free cooking classes that are offered year around.Paige visits the local S...

15 days 4 hours ago | | | Email

Weed control options for pastures following a dry summer

Dry weather conditions in many parts of Kentucky this past summer may have resulted in grazed pastures with areas of thin vegetative cover and bare soil. Many of these areas already have evidence of weedy vegetation such as common ragweed and other summer annuals. As these plants die back naturally, cool-season weeds will sprout: chickweed, henbit and purple deadnettle will fill the voids. Other weeds such as buttercup and musk thistle will likely be more prevalent in the next spring....

23 days 4 hours ago | | | Email

Logan County Farm Bureau holds annual meeting

The Logan County Farm Bureau held its annual meeting Sept. 13 at the Logan County Extension Office. Following the meal catered by the Logan County FFA, President Jeremy Robertson presided over the program and business meeting.

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