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OFFICERS

President     Ed Barnes
Vice President     David Dennis
Secretary/Treasurer     Jane Taylor
Office Secretary     Jane Taylor
Agency Manager     David Taylor
Farm Bureau Women's Chair     Sue Litkenhus
Young Farmer Chair     Emily Drury Milam

 

DIRECTORS

Brenda Barnes   Lawrenceburg
David Bird   Lawrenceburg
Dorris Bruce   Lawrenceburg
David Burge   Lawrenceburg
Randy Chrisman   Lawrenceburg
Bill Craddock   Lawrenceburg
Mark Crutcher   Frankfort
David & Katherine Dennis   Lawrenceburg
Tim Dietrich   Lawrenceburg
Stewart Gritton   Lawrenceburg
Lee Hahn   Lawrenceburg
John Litkenhus   Lawrenceburg
Clarence Scott   Lawrenceburg
Steven Sea   Lawrenceburg
James "Buddy" Smith   Lawrenceburg
Spencer Sims   Lawrenceburg
Forrest Stevens   Lawrenceburg
Carroll Taylor   Lawrenceburg
Roy Toney   Lawrenceburg
Richard Wakefield   Lawrenceburg
Mike Wilson   Lawrenceburg

 

Area Program Director: Mark Lyle
District #5

 

KFB Spotlight

Farm Bureau Survey: Thanksgiving Dinner Cost Down for Third Straight Year
November 15, 2018
Farm Bureau Survey: Thanksgiving Dinner Cost Down for Third Straight Year

The American Farm Bureau Federation’s 33rd annual survey of classic items found on the Thanksgiving Day dinner table indicates the average cost of this year’s feast for 10 is $48.90, or less than $5.00 per person. This is a 22-cent decrease from last year’s average of $49.12.

“Since 2015, the average cost of Thanksgiving dinner has declined steadily and is now at the lowest level since 2010,” said AFBF Chief Economist Dr. John Newton.

Finalists Named for the 2018 Outstanding Young Farm Family Award
November 7, 2018
Finalists Named for the 2018 Outstanding Young Farm Family Award

Three finalists have been named for the 2018 Kentucky Farm Bureau OYFF honor, in recognition of their achievements as part of the farming community. The finalists are Nicholas and Bethany Hardesty of Meade County, Wesley and Alicia Logsdon of Pulaski County, and Drew and Liz White of Union County. The winner will be announced at the Kentucky Farm Bureau Annual Meeting at the end of November.

Kentucky Farm Bureau Hosts 2019 Legislative Preview Meeting
November 7, 2018
Kentucky Farm Bureau Hosts 2019 Legislative Preview Meeting

Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) leaders and commodity executives from across the state gathered for a legislative preview meeting on November 7, 2018 at the KFB headquarters in Louisville, Kentucky. The group of more than 30 individuals representing agriculture commodity groups came together to discuss several ag-related topics and the many legislative needs and concerns of farmers and rural communities throughout the Commonwealth.