AG Edge

Trigg Farm Tour Focused On Agricultural Hemp

The 2019 Trigg County Summer Farm Tour will focus on the growing and processing of one of the newest agriculture crops. Trigg County Agriculture Extension Agent Graham Cofield says agriculture hemp will be the star of the...Read More

Summer Is Great Time To Test Hay

Christian County Ag Extension agent Matt Futtrell says there are some great options available for farmers who want to test hay this summer. Futtrell says now is a great time to test the quality of the hay....Read More

Garden Corner – Too Much Water for Plants

Kelly Jackson Christian County Extension Office Too Much Water for Plants Wilting plants and shrubs do not always need water when sunny weather returns after a rainy period.  In fact, the soil might be saturated making extra...Read More

Deadline Extended For Prevented Crop Report

Kentucky farmers now have an extended deadline to turn in a prevented plant crop report. The United States Department of Agriculture reports the Farm Service Agency (FSA) extended the deadline for producers affected by spring flooding and...Read More

Area Farmers Starting To Grow Wrapper Tobacco

Some western Kentucky tobacco farmers are starting to grow wrapper tobacco, which is new to this region of the country. If you are wondering what wrapper tobacco is, Christian County Agriculture Extension Agent Matt Futtrell says the...Read More