AG Edge

Fourth Graders Learn At Trigg Farm Safety Day

Fourth graders from Trigg County Intermediate School are well-versed on farm safety following the Trigg County Progressive Farm Safety Day Thursday, September 12. All of the fourth grade classes spent their morning on the Bill Mize farm...Read More

Protecting The Bees

(By Lewis Bradley) There has been a lot of buzz (literally) around bees, and rightly so. Bees have captivated the hearts of America, honey is increasing in popularity, and the number of beekeepers and beehives around the...Read More

Livestock Safety On The Farm

(By Graham Cofield) Working Around livestock can be a very rewarding experience, particularly for our Young people. Children when working around livestock safely can learn many valuable life lessons including responsibility and work ethic, and who doesn’t...Read More

Garden Corner – Tropical Soda Apple

Kelly Jackson Christian County Extension Office Tropical Soda Apple – An Invasive Plant Threat Found in Kentucky Be on the lookout for an introduced invasive plant recently found in Hopkinsville, Kentucky.  The plant identified as Tropical Soda...Read More

Kentucky Hemp Priorities Advanced By Senator McConnell

U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell announced Thursday that Kentucky hemp priorities have advanced out of the Senate Appropriations and Agriculture Committee. McConnell, a senior member of the committee, says he secured nearly $20 million to implement...Read More

Foreign Ag Attaches’ Seeing Kentucky Agriculture

Agriculture representatives from more than 30 countries are enjoying some southern hospitality and getting a first hand look at Kentucky Agriculture this week, with the first stop Wednesday in Hopkinsville. Kentucky Department of Agriculture Senior Trade Advisor...Read More

Garden Corner – Woolly Bears

Kelly Jackson Christian County Extension Office Woolly Bears In the coming weeks you should start noticing more and more woolly bear caterpillars actively seeking shelter for the coming winter. Quite possibly the most famous of all caterpillars,...Read More