Bullitt County Farm Bureau Attends Legislative Drive-In
Bullitt County Farm Bureau members were represented at the Kentucky Farm Bureau Legislative Drive-In on March 7 in Frankfort, KY. This day gave the Farm Bureau leaders the opportunity to visit directly with state senators and representatives at the state capitol. Also, it gave the Farm Bureau leaders the opportunity to celebrate the Food Check-Out Day with the legislators by presenting them a basket of Kentucky grown agricultural products. Bill Harned and Kyle Skidmore met with Representative Russell Webber and Representative Linda Belcher to discuss issues and policies with them.
- Statement from Kentucky Farm Bureau President Mark Haney on Defense of Environment and Property Act of 2021
- July 29, 2021
“We offer our thanks to Senator Rand Paul for introducing the Defense of Environment and Property Act of 2021 as we look forward to the clarity such legislation would bring to the Waters of the U.S. issue."
- Finalists Named for 2021 Outstanding Young Farm Family Award
- July 26, 2021
Three finalists have been named for the 2021 KFB OYFF honor, in recognition of their achievements as part of the farming community. This year’s finalists are Jonathan and Jessica Gaskins of Adair County, Mark and Wesley Thomas of Hardin County, and Daniel and Kristan Wright of Jefferson County. The winner will be announced at the Kentucky Farm Bureau Annual Meeting later this year.
- Agricultural Exemption Number Required for Tax Exempt On-farm Purchases
- July 25, 2021
Effective January 1, 2022, KRS 139.481 requires that farmers have an Agriculture Exemption Number for use on Forms 51A158 and 51A159 to make purchases exempt from sales tax.