Kentucky Proud

Press Releases

Support the 'home team' when you buy Kentucky Proud Popcorn at the ballpark

This baseball season, you can add Kentucky Proud Popcorn to your starting lineup of Kentucky Proud foods and snacks at minor league parks in Florence, Lexington, and Louisville.

 

4/2/15 - Meet Kentucky Proud producers, buy local at the inaugural Kentucky Proud Expo

3/31/15 - Kentucky Agriculture Department seeks applications for specialty crop projects

3/30/15 - Kentucky National Dairy Show and Sale returns April 9-11 to Kentucky Exposition Center

3/16/15 - Comer welcomes Western Kentucky University to the Kentucky Proud Farm to Campus Program

3/13/15 - Kentucky named to farm-to-school initiative funded by Walmart Foundation grant

3/13/15 - KDA Poster and Essay Contest winners honored

3/12/15 - Sales records smashed at 2015 Beef Expo

3/10/15 - Comer touts Homegrown By Heroes in meeting with Joint Chiefs officials

3/2/15 - Farm Safety Symposium ponders 'A Parent's Worst Nightmare'

2/20/15 - Junior Chef application deadline extended

2/19/15 - KDA cuts ribbon on new safety display

2/3/15 - State ag department is taking applications for 2015 Farm to School Junior Chef competition

2/2/15 - During Farms to Food Banks Month, you can help Kentucky's hungry - and Kentucky's farmers

1/28/15 - Students have until Jan. 31 to enter KDA's Poster and Essay Contest

1/12/15 - Comer reminds students of Jan. 27 deadline for KDA's Poster and Essay Contest


2014 Kentucky Agriculture Press Releases












2013 Kentucky Agriculture Press Releases











2012 Kentucky Agriculture Press Releases
8/14/12 Kentucky Department of Agriculture Will Present New Displays at the 108th Kentucky State Fair
8/14/12 Purple Toad, Wight-Meyer Lead Medal Parade at the Kentucky State Fair Wine Competition
8/9/12 Commissioner Comer Appoints Grayson Smith Director of Rural Economic Development
8/6/12 Commissioner Comer: Kentucky Ag Department Can Help Drought-Plagued Farmers Find Forages
7/20/12 Agriculture Commissioner James Comer to Appear on Fox Business Program
7/9/12 Commissioner Comer to Speak at West Kentucky AgBioworks Meeting
7/3/12 Commissioner Comer Appoints Task Force to Study Fuel Testing Laboratory
6/27/12 New Law Taking Effect in July Aims to Protect Agritourism Operators and Participants
6/26/12 Commissioner Comer to Join in Celebration of Improvements at Anderson County Fairgrounds
6/21/12 Commissioner Comer to Join in Celebration of Improvements at Shelby County Fairgrounds
6/18/12 Comer to Participate in Groundbreaking for Pavilion at Elliott County Fairgrounds
6/8/12 Commissioner Comer Appoints Fred Nesler to Executive Post in Kentucky Ag Department
5/31/12 Commissioner Comer to Participate in Roy Strange Memorial 4-H Golf Scramble
5/18/12 Commissioner Comer to Visit Schools to Promote Healthy Food for Students
5/15/12 Commissioner Comer to Participate in Grand Opening of Albany Stockyards
5/7/12 Comer Encourages Producers and Organizations to Apply for Specialty Crop Grant Funding
4/16/12 Comer Appoints Grayson County Man to Serve as State's Top Beekeeper
4/12/12 Commissioner Comer Honors Roy Rich for Service on Pest Control Advisory Board
4/3/12 Kentucky National Dairy Show and Sale Commemorates 50 Years of Excellence
3/28/12 Commissioner Comer Warns Equine Owners Conditions are Ripe for West Nile Activity
3/27/12 Comer Praises Team Effort in Eastern Livestock Case; Victims Will Recover Losses
3/8/12 Kentucky Farm Bureau Beef Expo Cracks $1 Million in Gross Sales
3/2/12 Commissioner James Comer To Speak at Louis Crosier Farm Safety Symposium
3/2/12 Commissioner Comer To Address Purchase Area Cattle Producers
2/24/12 Commissioner Comer commends Weisenberger Mill on nearly 150 years as a family business
2/14/12 Alaska Patterns Restaurant Rewards Program After Popular Kentucky Proud Initiative
2/13/12 Commissioner Comer Asks Kentuckians to Join In National FFA Week Celebration
1/26/12 Kentucky Ag Department Safety Expert Will Share 'Life, Death, and Reality' Message
1/24/12 Agriculture Commissioner James Comer aids farmer denied payment for his grain
1/19/12 Rep. Henderson, Commissioner Comer Stand In Support of Hemp Bill
1/11/12 Agriculture Commissioner James Comer Asks State Auditor to Examine Previous KDA Administration
1/10/12 Commissioner Comer Invites Students to Enter Poster and Essay Contest
    Ag News

Upcoming Public Meetings

  • Kentucky Agricultural Development Board
    April 17, 2015, at 10 a.m. CDT
    FFA Leadership Training Center
    111 FFA Camp Road
    Hardinsburg, Ky
    .

  • Kentucky Pest Control Advisory Board
    April 21, 2015, at 9 a.m. EDT
    Kentucky Department of Agriculture, Office of Consumer and Environmental Protection
    107 Corporate Drive
    Frankfort, Ky
    .