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Wheat, double-crop soybeans look profitable as Kentucky grain producers look ahead to 2019

By Katie Pratt University of Kentucky As Kentucky grain producers look ahead to 2019, they may want to consider adding wheat seeding to their plans this fall. The combination of wheat followed by double-crop soybeans is appearing to be more profitable for the upcoming marketing year compared to a corn-soybean rotation, said Todd Davis, University of Kentucky agricultural economist. “For the past...

Chef John Foster: When stumped for dinner, go simple and satisfying with breakfast fare

  When in doubt, go simple, direct and without shame.   I favor scrambled eggs, bacon, buttered toast and some fruit. My sons will sometimes opt for an egg sandwich with the works – big, sloppy and satisfying.   If it’s lunch or dinner, it’s really not fair to include pastries – that’s brunch or Sunday breakfast. There is always room for roasted potatoes, or better...