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ONE17 Altech Ideas Conference 🗺

To disrupt or be disrupted: ONE: The Alltech Ideas Conference will challenge attendees to harness the power of disruption One idea, from one person, can disrupt the status quo to create opportunity — or challenges — for many. Will agriculture be a positive disrupter, creating opportunity? Or will the industry…


#KYGA17 Legislative Calendar for week of February 6, 2017

Monday, February 6, 2017 PUBLIC PENSION OVERSIGHT BOARD – 12:00 Noon, Annex Room 169 Agenda: Quarterly Investment Update: Beau Barnes, Deputy Executive Director, Teachers’ Retirement System, Donna Early, Executive Director, Judicial Form Retirement System, David Eager, Interim Executive Director, Kentucky Retirement Systems, Review of System Administrative Expenses, LRC Staff, Discussion on…


“Big Four” agriculture programs receive big support from state

Source: LRC Press Office FRANKFORT—Over $4.1 million in Kentucky agricultural development funds were recently approved for four programs that have earned the nickname “the Big Four” from state agricultural officials because of their statewide impact. Kentucky Proud, the Kentucky Dairy Development Council, Kentucky Beef Network and the Kentucky Horticulture Council…



Weekly Legislative Calendar for Week of January 30th

Monday, January 30, 2017 INTERIM JOINT COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION – 1:00 pm, Annex Room 154 Agenda: Discussion of Senate Bill 1 Members: Sen. Mike Wilson (Co-Chair), Rep. John Carney (Co-Chair), Sen. Julie Raque Adams, Sen. Danny Carroll, Sen. David P. Givens, Sen. Jimmy Higdon, Sen. Alice Forgy Kerr, Sen. Stephen Meredith,…