tobacco farmers http://wkms.org en Cut to Federal Tobacco Subsidy Funds Looms for KY Farmers http://wkms.org/post/cut-federal-tobacco-subsidy-funds-looms-ky-farmers <p>2014 may be a year of uncertainty for Kentucky’s farmers. Wed, 13 Nov 2013 22:53:14 +0000 Jonathan Meador 36547 at http://wkms.org Cut to Federal Tobacco Subsidy Funds Looms for KY Farmers Western Kentucky Black Patch Tobacco Documentary Airing on KET Tonight http://wkms.org/post/western-kentucky-black-patch-tobacco-documentary-airing-ket-tonight <p>Last November, a new documentary about raising dark-fired tobacco titled “Farming in the Black Patch" debuted in Murray. The film starts its first run on KET at 8 p.m. Central tonight, with shows scheduled through March on both KET and KET KY. The name Black Patch comes from the dark leaves of the kind of tobacco that's smoke-cured in barns and used for pipe blends, chewing, and snuff. Kate Lochte has more with the filmmaker and writer.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 11 Feb 2013 17:20:00 +0000 Kate Lochte 27911 at http://wkms.org Western Kentucky Black Patch Tobacco Documentary Airing on KET Tonight Burley Crop Not Lost Due to Weather http://wkms.org/post/burley-crop-not-lost-due-weather <p></p> Fri, 10 Aug 2012 14:20:44 +0000 Chad Lampe 20546 at http://wkms.org Burley Crop Not Lost Due to Weather