AG Edge

Pennyrile RC&D Honors Volunteers

  Some of the volunteers responsible for making things happen in the Pennyrile Resource, Conservation, and Development Area were honored during the organization’s annual dinner Tuesday at the Pioneers in Hopkinsville. RC & D Coordinator Charles Turner...Read More

Livestock Farmers Beware Of Prussic Acid

With fall weather and some early frost livestock farmers are warned to be on the lookout for grasses that could cause prussic acid posioning. Christian County Agriculture Extension Agent Matt Futtrell says he has already received some...Read More

Winners Chosen During Trigg County Ham Show

Twenty-one country ham producers and thirteen 4-H members competed for top honors Saturday during the annual Trigg County Ham Festival Country Ham show. Robin Waddlington won the grand champion ham in the open division show, with Robert...Read More

Garden Corner – Harvesting and Handling Pumpkins

Kelly Jackson Christian County Extension Office Harvesting and Handling Pumpkins For many people, pumpkins are a symbol of the fall season. Here in Kentucky, commercial farms have been harvesting pumpkins for several weeks, and they are readily...Read More

Garden Corner – Home Invasion

Kelly Jackson Christian County Extension Office Home Invasion (of the Insect Kind) In Kentucky, movement of insects, specifically lady beetles and boxelder bugs, to buildings generally begins in late September continuing through mid-November. While they tend to...Read More