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With winter upon us, the days are shorter and the farm activities have slowed somewhat, but the time for winter meetings is here. The extension service offers many ways to increase knowledge and listed below is some information regarding a few meetings and programs coming up this winter. Pla…

While losing weight still may be the most common New Year’s Resolution, getting your finances in better shape is a pop­u­lar second this year according to Parade. The holidays can be a joyous time. However, the season also can lead to blowing both your budget and your diet.

With a new year comes new resolutions – many of which may be broken by now.

Dr. Jimmy Henning, UK Ex­ten­sion forage specialist, shared the following research data concerning potassium fertilization on broomsedge populated pastures in an article that appeared in Farmer’s Pride. Thought it was worth sharing and provides good food for thought as we head into spring. T…

LOUISVILLE – Yum! Brands Inc. and The Habit Restaurants Inc. announced Monday they have agreed for Yum! Brands to purchase The Habit Burger Grill for $14 a share or approximately $375 million.

Question: In preparing to file my 2019 income tax return as a retiree what should I include in my pre-filing document review?

Changes in the national economy, retail patterns and local homebuilding market created obstacles for the family business operated by the Basham brothers, Troy, Brian and Chad.

The Setting Every Comm­un­ity Up for Retirement Enhancement ACT passed the House of Rep­re­sentatives on May 23, 2019, by a rare 417-3 vote. In December 2019 the Senate passed the ACT which was signed Dec. 20 by the President.

The University of Kentucky’s Department of Agricultural Eco­nomics is forecasting Ken­tucky ag cash receipts will total $5.9 bill­ion in 2019, flat from last year’s level, but still well below the record $6.5 billion in 2014.

Santa isn’t the only one keep­ing track of who is naughty and nice. The Better Business Bu­reau serving Louisville, South­ern Indiana and Western Ken­tucky also is making a list and checking it twice. BBB encourages consumers to stay informed of common holiday scams.

Question: I get a lot of requests this time of year for donations and offers on special deals. What precautions can I take to avoid being ripped off?