Press Releases
Media Releases from the UK Agricultural Weather Center

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Current Weather-Related Press Releases From UK College of Agriculture

Corn Crop Condition Slipping...(August 4, 2014).

Dry Pattern Starting to Stress Kentucky Corn Crop...(June 27, 2014).

As summer nears, livestock heat stress looms...(June 3, 2014).

Extended cold spell poses risk to livestock...(January 23, 2014).

Cold stress emergency for livestock, pets...(December 11, 2013).

Arctic high-pressure system settles into Kentucky...(October 25, 2013).

UKAg Weather Center and Kentucky Mesonet offer new features ...(August 22, 2013).

Spring will have to wait; pattern holding wet, cold weather over Bluegrass ...(March 22, 2013).

Cold stress emergency coming up for livestock, pets...(January 18, 2013).

Understanding the 2012-13 Winter Outlook...(November 21, 2012).

2012 Year to Date Kentucky Climate Summary...(November 21, 2012).

Rains from Isaac give soybeans a boost ...(September 6, 2012).

UK agricultural meteorologist warns of livestock heat stress...(May 24, 2012).

Early, warm and dry spring impact on Kentucky horticulture crops...(May 14, 2012).

Dry weather causing some early season concerns ...(May 9, 2012).

Warm weather leads to exceptionally early silage harvest ...(Apr. 16, 2012).

Early summer could come at a price, UK ag meteorologist cautions...(Mar. 22, 2012).

Mild winter means earlier scouting...(Jan. 20, 2012).

A new, real-time Burley Curing Advisory ... here. On your cell-phone here. (Sept. 30, 2011)

Drought conditions could adversely propel tobacco curing...(Sep 2, 2011).

Heat, lack of rain hurt Kentucky corn crop (Aug 12, 2011)

Kentucky's livestock get early dose of heat stress (Jun 9, 2011)

Active weather pattern could hold key to Kentucky agriculture this summer (Jun. 7, 2011)

Arctic cold dangerous for Kentucky livestock (Dec. 06, 2010)

Recent Rainfall pulls Kentucky out of drought (Dec. 03, 2010)

Possible early frost latest addition to 2010 weather woes saga (Oct. 01, 2010)

Concern with corn crop causing more producers to harvest early (Aug. 25, 2010)

Continuous heat not all bad (Aug. 19, 2010)

Customized Daily Weather Information for Kentucky Farms (July 15, 2010)

UK Ag Meteorologist warns of livestock heat stress threat (June 18, 2010)

UK PR: UK Expert on Lightning Safety (May 24, 2010)

Dry spring, human interference setting Kentucky woodlands ablaze (April 16, 2010)

Elusive April showers could impact horticultural crops (April 16, 2010)

El Nino to La Nina pattern could prompt drastic weather change (March 11, 2010)

UK Ag Weather Center issues livestock cold stress emergency alert (January 27, 2010)

UK at the Half: UK Ag Weather Center/Program MP3, (December 21, 2009)

UK College of Agriculture issues livestock cold stress alert (December 8, 2009)

Waterlogged October wettest on record for some (November 4, 2009)

Growers continue to face harvesting challenges from cool, wet summer (October 21, 2009)

Soggy weather slows state's harvest (October 16, 2009)

El Nino Returns, Bringing Likelihood of Warmer, Dry Winter(Sept. 9, 2009)

Blame cool July on El Niņo (July 30, 2009)

Hay producers play wait-and-see game with weather (May 13, 2009)

Warming trend could help 2009 growing season move forward (Apr 22, 2009)

UK College of Agriculture Weather Center warns of cold stress emergency for livestock producers, pet owners (Jan 16, 2009)


Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky