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3 > Image 3 of Kentucky farm and home science, vol. 7 No. 1 winter 1961

Part of Kentucky Agricultural Experiment Station

_ Ground-b1eak1ng Ceremomes Staged f A l l S ' C t . .. 0I' gI`1Cl1 tl113 C1I1C BII I` ~ . Recent groundbreaking ceremonies for the Univer- i? g i V g sity of Kentucky Agricultural Science Center brought V ( _ ` __ the plans of a group of state farm and business leaders ` Q V i a step nearer completion. Am on g th e Vip; Q - . . . . . . V t. , I, The complex ot buildings will consist ot a three- Slleakc? Et [ILC , , mum - rea ir ;,...r . `..,_.. ., , , _ StO]`y 1112111].lk`tbOI`HtOI`y and OHTCG Stlluturea 21 fOOC1 tC1]_ (j]`f]']()I1iS i 1 J nology building, seed research building, and 16 green- was Dem] and _ QF { , d houses. The main building will include a 5()Oseat Director Frank `fi l li ,, 1 , . . - A i,`' at . . ` . auditorium. .1}- zclilii of = { V"" * . - . . . . tic 0 e e _ `' ;&g*k *` A 3 The site ot the center IS on South Limestone (Nich- of Agricuhgm ?};i il`- V { i _ ky- olasville Pike), south of the University Medical Cen- {ind Home _**i?QV ~ " t E 1 ui ff t ter. Economics, - .l , . \g; ig _ . Z`, 7 lt is expected that total cost of the center will ap- il mlcavc ..., ' I tv _ _ _ _ , _ _ _ with the fed- g y V 1) proximate $1 milhon, ot which $4 million has been eral gOvcm_ l \l\i.\tsii committed by the COV1`Il()1`S OHiC:. 111 1960 tl1 Staff? ment as Assist- ll} . . L , . . T V Legislature appropriated $5(),()()() for planning fees and ant Secretary \\\Q\`l l i lil _ gg V __ l later made $1 million available to start building op- "[ AgCl* _ _ ,\ Ru tyttjxii ' _ erations. llilul l H _\,\_i.u : A (,ongiesstonal appropriation oi $200,000 to the vg V _ * x Xp ` . . S ft . A U . i'!} . .` " U. S. De Jartment of Arrrculture for coo qeyatwe tn- @.3 {A .... V_ . . 1 Ei 1 : l>0 1`$2U`Ch With tim KUtUCkY Agi`1UltU1`l EXP1`1 ter construction as one ot the most important steps l C ll]CI`It St1`ltl()ll \Vlll go t()\VH.I`(lS l)Ull(l1llg g1`1`ll`IOllSS, gvgy takgu {0]* tho i]]]P1()V]]]nt of Kil]tllck}y uglicul_ ` temperature- and humidity-controlled growth cham- tm_ A ]m,C]ml_ Showing thc Hem] for the Center? - ,, . bers, a master head house, and other tobacco research was plPm(] in 1959 `by 58 Statgyvidc farm mg,mim_ ` facilities and eqiiipiiieiit- tions which had banded together- as the lsluepi-int-fop State agricultural leaders hail the starting of the cen- Kentucky-Agriculture Committee. . -. """ {V .V V r .. ` _, I XH ~ S . " .... ; Z .i - . S *1 * {$7 V V ` V , H 2; .~, I. J I . I, * .., ___ `i ` .<} I 4 I . io; 2; "'* _ , __ . Vi. . _ % _ gv .." Af gg-:,;_ - .... " a; tdw giw",i4*` V.? iv r { vv.~,_ Y'-: /9 1}' ~# V , , IA .. gi " I. Wl " <,;%_ V ' ~ 'y ... . . - ` V [ ` 1 1 `V F ..; ...i -~ ' i ir V C J "?;$#'*E;X TT I i K ___ . ` p [ l Ar L J1 I , V . _ t ,;,1} I I i . T ' " T- I K, g . ei" ,";-.1 A [ The site of the _/I ~ l _ ` ` ,2 j . _' __V_ , V Agricultural Sei- , y n ence (len ter is ;. wr _. ... V- _ . Q V * ._ V south of the Um- - _. ' .. V . i __* versity M e d i c a l i..,_ _ . ___ R., , C M . =.. n-V (P t 1 - sire or ret utsiivstzsuv or t