A two-year leadership program focused on crop management. The curriculum is based on localized agronomy, farm management and friendships. Class 4 beings December 2016.
LATEST CORN PRODUCTION NEWS
LATEST UK ECONOMIC & POLICY UPDATE
PLANTING INTENTIONS FOR 2017
Farmers in Kentucky intend to plant 1.32 million acres of corn, 180,000 lower than 2016. U.S. corn growers intend to plant 90 million acres for all purposes in 2017, down four percent from last year and two percent higher than 2015.
CURRENT CROP CONDITION
Sept 19: Corn condition is 83% good to excellent.
22% of the crop has been harvested
Plans to construct the new center are full steam ahead a year after UK received a $15 million grant from the KADB and land purchase assistance from KyCorn.
January 18, 2018 - Bowling Green
February 27 - March 1, 2018 - Anaheim, CA
CommonGround is about starting a conversation among women who grow food, the women who buy it, and food leaders. It’s a conversation based on personal experience as farmers, but also on science and research.
KyCorn has a number of resources available for educators and supports the Kentucky Agriculture & Environment in the Classroom to develop Kentucky Academic Standards aligned curriculum.
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