Kentucky Proud

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8:36 am
Mon January 20, 2014

More Kentucky Proud Purchases Would Add Up for State's Farmers, Ag Commissioner Says

Credit kyproud.com

Agriculture Commissioner James Comer is asking Kentuckians to spend at least 10 percent of their food dollars this year on Kentucky Proud items.

Kentucky Proud goods are grown or produced in the state. And Comer says his suggestion would generate about $500 million for Kentucky farms and agriculture-related businesses. 

Jackson Rolett sells produce under the Kentucky Proud label at the Community Farmer’s Market in Bowling Green. The indoor market allows people to buy locally during the winter.  

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