2017 Media & Legislative Appreciation Dinner
Butler County Farm Bureau held their annual Media & Legislative Appreciation Dinner on August 19th at the Dwayne McKinney Family cabin. President Shane Wells spoke about the importance of agriculture for Butler County.
The Farm to Table menu featured products from ATP Greenhouses, Van Buren Meats, Lake Berry Farms, Yoder's Produce, Maddie & Lydia Wells Farm, Berrylicious Farms, Jackson's Orchard, and Chaney's Dairy Barn. The meal was catered by the Moore-Kent House.
Butler County Farm Bureau Board of Directors would like to thank JPI Publishing, Beech Tree News, and WLBQ for all their hard work promoting agriculture in Butler County.
- 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.