YPE html PUBLIC “-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN” “http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd”> Kentucky Bourbon fans from around the world got a taste of the state’s top agricultural offerings from local chefs at last week’s Kentucky Bourbon Affair, thanks to a partnership with Kentucky Proud, which markets farm-fresh fare and ingredients from across the Bluegrass. “Kentucky’s signature Bourbon industry relies heavily on Kentucky farm ingredients for our products and events during this magical week full of out-of-state guests,” said Eric Gregory, president of the Kentucky Distillers’ Association that operates the elite event. “We’re honored to feature Kentucky Proud products again this year and showcase our farm families.” Kentucky Proud is the official state marketing program administered by the Kentucky Department of Agriculture for products raised, grown, manufactured or processed in Kentucky. There are 8,300 members operating under the Kentucky Proud brand. “Kentucky produces 95 percent of the world’s bourbon and 100 percent of the bourbon worth drinking,” said Kentucky Commissioner of Agriculture Ryan Q...