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A two-year leadership program focused on crop management.  The curriculum is based on localized agronomy, farm management and friendships.  Accepting applications until May 30, 2016.

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Kentucky experienced above normal temperatures and below normal rainfall over the past week. Precipitation for the week totaled 0.94 inches, 0.06 inches below normal. Temperatures averaged 78 degrees for the week, 1 degree above normal. Topsoil moisture was rated 1 percent very short, 4 percent short, 66 percent adequate and 29 percent surplus. Subsoil moisture was rated 1 percent very short, 6 percent short, 70 percent adequate, and 23 percent surplus. Days suitable for fieldwork averaged 4.3 out of a possible seven. 


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CommonGround

 

CommonGround is about starting a conversation between women who grow food, and the women who buy it. It’s a conversation based on personal experience as farmers, but also on science and research.

agriculture literacy


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. 

Growing opportunities for Kentucky's corn farmers in a changing industry.