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Small Ruminant Grazing Conference set for Feb. 10 at Ballard Convention Center in Madisonville

Kentucky’s quality forage base provides ample opportunities for goat and sheep producers when it comes to grazing pastures. New and established producers can benefit from educational opportunities at the upcoming annual Kentucky Small Ruminant Grazing Conference. The University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food and Environment is teaming up with Kentucky State University, the Kentucky Sheep...

What could be more fun than Pumpkin Days at Mountain Ag Week in late September?

By Aimee Nielson Special to KyForward   The University of Kentucky Robinson Center for Appalachian Resource Sustainability in Quicksand is hosting Mountain Ag Week Sept. 23-27.   “The main field day is Sept. 27, but we have activities planned all week,” said David Ditsch, director of the center. “We still have the traditional wagon tours of our research plots, but we are...