.....Advertisement.....
.....Advertisement.....

Agriculture

  • Safe use of standby generators

    Standby generators provide emergency electrical power during disruptions caused by winter storms and other disasters. However, you need to take some special precautions to ensure safe, efficient operation of these generators.

  • Farm calendar - January 17, 2018

    Kentucky Commodity Conference

    The 2018 Kentucky Commodity Conference is being held at 8:30 a.m. CT on Thursday, January 18 at the Sloan Convention Center in Bowling Green. This is the annual meeting of the Kentucky Corn Growers, Kentucky Small Grain Growers, and Kentucky Soybean Associations.

    Hardin/LaRue winter grain workshop

  • Help livestock handle cold weather

     The three most important things you can do to protect livestock in cold weather are providing sufficient water, giving ample high-quality feed and offering weather protection. Cold stress reduces livestock productivity, including rate of gain, milk production and reproductive difficulty, and can also cause disease problems.

  • Farm calendar - January 10, 2018

    LaRue County Extension District Board

    The LaRue County Extension District Board will be meeting at noon on Wednesday, January 10 at the LaRue County Cooperative Extension Office.

    Private Pesticide Applicator Training

  • Controlling “Lazy” Flies in the Home
  • Farm calendar - January 3, 2018

    LaRue County Extension District Board

    The LaRue County Extension District Board will be meeting at noon on Wednesday, January 10 at the LaRue County Cooperative Extension Office.

    Private Pesticide Applicator Training

  • Controlling Mud on the Farm
  • Farm Calendar

    LaRue County Extension District Board

    The LaRue County Extension District Board will be meeting at noon on Wednesday, January 10 at the LaRue County Cooperative Extension Office.

    Private Pesticide Applicator Training

  • Hunger Doesn’t Follow A Calendar

    There’s just something about the calendar turning over from November to December which makes us feel a bit more charitable. Nonprofit organizations all across the area see a surge in generosity during this time, even from those who have already opened their hearts to those in need. Feeding America, Kentucky’s Heartland (FAKH) and our partner agencies are no exception to this.

  • 2017 county soybean plot results

    The LaRue County Extension Service annually conducts corn and soybean variety trial plots in cooperation with a local farmer and participating grain companies. The plots demonstrate how specific varieties can perform under local conditions for a given year.

       Both the corn and soybean plots were done in cooperation with Caleb and Leanne Ragland of Shady Rest Farms. This was our second year at the location and our yields for both plots were outstanding.