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OFFICERS

President   Michael Staton
Vice President   Steven Bach
 Secretary   Emily Hunt
Treasurer   Emily Hunt
Office Secretary   Emily Hunt
Agency Manager   William Ellington
Farm Bureau Women's Chair   Jane Ellington
Farm Bureau Women's Co-Chair   Jacqueline Watson
 Young Farmer's Chair   Dustin Bailey

 

DIRECTORS

Robert Bach   Owingsville
Ebony Copher   Owingsville
Marshall Coyle   Owingsville
Linda Gray   Owingsville
Tim Lyons   Owingsville
Lisa Rogers   Owingsville
Amy Staton   Salt Lick
Billy Stewart   Sharpsburg
Jacqueline Watson   Sharpsburg
John Wills   Owingsville
Mary Bruce Wilson   Sharpsburg

KFB Spotlight

President's Column: Come Visit the Kentucky State Fair
August 12, 2019
President's Column:  Come Visit the Kentucky State Fair

By the time Kentucky Farm Bureau was founded as an organization in 1919, the Kentucky State Fair was already celebrating its 17th birthday, officially. But the fair has roots that date back to 1816, making it one of the oldest fair celebrations in the country.

Stress on the Farm and in Rural America: Acknowledging its existence can be a good first step in combating this issue
June 25, 2019
Stress on the Farm and in Rural America: Acknowledging its existence can be a good first step in combating this issue

As much as farm families love what they do, there is a tremendous amount of stress that can come along with any farming operation, big or small; in good economic times or financial downturns.

Leading Young Ice Cream Entrepreneurs into the Value-Added Dairy Industry
June 25, 2019
Leading Young Ice Cream Entrepreneurs into the  Value-Added Dairy Industry

The Merriam-Webster dictionary defines the word “entrepreneur” as being, “one who organizes, manages, and assumes the risks of a business or enterprise.”  With that said, the likely image of an entrepreneur is not necessarily that of a teenager. However, Ben Williams and Taylor Cook did not get that memo. In fact, these two teens have been thinking about running a business of their own for quite some time.