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Agriculture

  • These yellow flowering weeds
  • Students participate in APES program
  • 4-H Camp; sign your child up today

    4-H Camp is a great way to fill those lazy summer days. At 4-H Camp, young people learn independence, responsibility, have a lot of fun and make many friends.

    4-H camps are open to all Kentucky youth between the ages of 9 and 14. Many exciting activities and adventures await campers. 4-H’ers can spend their days participating in activities ranging from swimming to nature hikes. Not only do many children find these activities fun, but they will likely learn new skills and develop a greater appreciation for the environment and wildlife.

  • 4-H Calendar - May 4, 2016

    4-H Cloverbuds

    The 4-H Cloverbuds will meet for their monthly activity on Monday, May 9 from 3:30 to 4:45 p.m. at the LaRue County Extension Office.  The Cloverbud program is open to youth ages 5-8 years old or K-3rd grades.

    4-H Livestock Club

    The 4-H Livestock Club will meet at 6 p.m. on Monday, May 9 at the LaRue County Extension Office.

  • Farm calendar - May 4, 2016

    LaRue County Beef Producers

    The LaRue County Beef Cattle Association will meet at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 10 at the LaRue County Extension Office. Jason Palmer with the Anderson Group will present a program titled Baleage 101: The how and why of making baleage. All interested producers are invited to attend. For more information, contact the LaRue County Extension Office, 270-358-3401. A meal will be served, but we do ask that you bring a dessert.

    Applied Master Cattleman Class

  • Growing Asparagus

    Asparagus. A vegetable that I wouldn’t touch with a ten foot stick as a child is now my favorite vegetable to eat and grow in the garden. We have received multiple requests for information on raising asparagus over the last couple of weeks here in the extension office. Here are some helpful things to remember when growing asparagus at home.

  • Turkey season begins
  • Farm calendar - April 27, 2016

    No-till drills

    The LaRue County Conservation District has three no-till drills available for rent. For more information, call 270-358-3132. The office is located at 306 West Main St., Hodgenville.

  • 4-H Communications Contest: Senior Poetry Results

    There were several entries in the senior poetry division of the 4-H Communications Contest.  Results are as follows: First place – Kiri Narice Guyer, second place – Tara Warren, third place – Zoe Blair, fourth place – Jessika Shanks-Hooper, fifth place – Candyce Counts, sixth place – Ripley Lucas, seventh place – Hunter Sams, eighth place – Lexi Boyce, ninth place – Michaela Rock and tenth place – Alexander NicholsKiri Narice Guyer received first place for her poem, The Falling.

    The Falling

  • LaRue County Cattleman’s April Meeting