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Kentucky farm cash receipts hit a record $5.67 billion in 2013

Kentucky farm cash receipts hit a record $5.67 billion in 2013

Kentucky farmers achieved a record $5.67 billion in farm cash receipts in 2013, the National Agricultural Statistics Service announced Nov. 25. "These statistics prove that Kentucky's investments in diversifying and modernizing our agriculture industry and developing our local food economy are paying off," Agriculture Commissioner James Comer said.

Comer: Shop Kentucky Proud on Small Business Saturday

Comer: Shop Kentucky Proud on Small Business Saturday

After fighting crowds of early Christmas shoppers on Black Friday, and before charging up your credit cards on Cyber Monday, Agriculture Commissioner James Comer asks that you don't forget to buy local on the fifth annual Small Business Saturday on Nov. 29.

Commissioner's Comments

Kentucky Proud awareness spreading to Commonwealth's rural areas, survey says

JAMES R. COMER
Agriculture Commissioner

"More than ever, Kentucky consumers know that Kentucky Proud stands for farm products grown, raised, and/or processed in Kentucky by Kentuckians. … Increased brand recognition translates into increased sales, and that's good for Kentucky small family farmers and small businesses."