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Kentucky's farmers are among the best in the world. It's no surprise agriculture leaders from around the country are looking to the Bluegrass State and our prospering hemp industry. Right now, hemp is growing in 101 of our 120 counties and $100 million worth of Kentucky grown and processed hemp products are expected to be sold this year alone.

A lot of residents in Madison County like going to their farmers markets to support and buy local, and with the help of the Double Dollars program, access to market goods are made easily available to those using federal food programs such as SNAP, WIC and Senior nutrition benefits.

The federal government will now require most Kentucky cattle to bear a radio frequency identification (RFID) tag to improve the ability to trace animal movement quickly and efficiently in the event of a livestock disease outbreak, according to a release from the Kentucky Office of the State Veterinarian.