USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service Kentucky Field Office

Farming
4:26 pm
Fri July 19, 2013

Ky. Farmers Looking at Prospect of High Yields

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A new agriculture forecast says plenty of rain and cooler temperatures mean Kentucky grain farmers could see productive yields later this year.

The Kentucky office of the National Agricultural Statistics Service says 85 percent of the commonwealth's corn crop and 84 percent of its soybean crop are rated good or excellent.

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Agriculture
8:52 am
Tue April 17, 2012

Western Kentucky Farmers Ahead in Planting

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Western Kentucky farmers are ahead of schedule with planting thanks to 2012’s warmer-than-normal temperatures.  According to the USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service Kentucky Field Office, farmers had planted 32 percent of their planned corn crop by early last week.