Jacquie Jacob

Jacquie Jacob
Dr. Jacquie Jacob, University of Kentucky

Jacquie is a poultry Extension associate at the University of Kentucky and works with all types of poultry production from backyard flocks to large commercial operations.

Jacquie received her B.S. in poultry management from …

John Deere Sprayers

John Deere Sprayers


This sprayer is being transported from the field to a shed for storage and the boom has been retracted to make maneuvering easier.


This sprayer is spraying pesticides on a cotton crop with a 120ft boom. The

Grain Combines

Grain Combines


This combine has a grain table on the front for harvesting wheat.

This combine has a corn header because it is harvesting corn.

The combine harvester[1] or simply, combine, is a machine that combines the tasks of harvesting, …

What is an orchard?

Washington navel oranges growing in Florida
(Image courtesy of USDA)

An orchard is a type of farm where fruits and nuts are grown on trees and shrubs. Examples of orchard fruits are apples, pears, oranges, bananas, and cherries. Examples of …

Climate Literacy

Climate Literacy is about gaining an understanding of and appreciation for the science of earth’s climate.

Learn more about the various aspects of the science behind climate and the idea of a changing climate in the following pages and resources.…