County Corner - Kentucky Farm Bureau

County Corner

County Farm Bureaus support every community in the Commonwealth through information, products and service programs including: Women's Leadership Activities, Ag in the Classroom, Commodity Market Information, Scholarships, Certified Roadside Farm Markets and our Young Farmers program.  County Farm Bureaus  have established a reputation as effective advocates for its members.  Check this space often for updates on County Farm Bureau programs and activities happening in our community.

CCFB now accepting applications for Ag in the Classroom Mini-Grant Program
CCFB now accepting applications for Ag in the Classroom Mini-Grant Program

Christian County Farm Bureau announces the first ever CCFB Ag in the Classroom Mini-Grant Program. CCFB will award up to 4 - $125 AITC Mini Grants to Educators in the Christian County Public and Private Schools. 

Christian County students awarded Farm Bureau scholarships
Christian County students awarded Farm Bureau scholarships

Chloe Holloway, James King, Makenzie Shaw, and Victoria Sims, all seniors in Christian County, are each the recipient of a $2,000 college scholarship from Christian County Farm Bureau

Christian County students attend Institute for Future Agricultural Leaders
Christian County students attend Institute for Future Agricultural Leaders
Christian County high school juniors Koby Batts and Lynzee Lacy recently returned home from Kentucky Farm Bureau’s Institute for Future Agricultural Leaders (IFAL). 
Christian County Farm Bureau Receives 2017 Women's Gold Star Award of Excellence
Christian County Farm Bureau Receives 2017 Women's Gold Star Award of Excellence

Recognized for the achievements of its women’s program this year, Christian County Farm Bureau received the 2017 Gold Star Award of Excellence during Kentucky Farm Bureau’s annual meeting in Louisville.

Christian County Farm Bureau Receives 2017 Young Farmer Gold Star Award of Excellence
Christian County Farm Bureau Receives 2017 Young Farmer Gold Star Award of Excellence

Recognized for the achievements of its Young Farm Program this year, Christian County Farm Bureau received the 2017 Gold Star Award of Excellence during Kentucky Farm Bureau’s annual meeting in Louisville.

Christian County Student Attends Institute for Future Agricultural Leaders
Christian County Student Attends Institute for Future Agricultural Leaders

Christian County high school junior Chloe Holloway recently returned home from Kentucky Farm Bureau’s Institute for Future Agricultural Leaders.

2016 Christian County Annual Meeting
2016 Christian County Annual Meeting

The Christian County Farm Bureau Annual Meeting will take place Thursday, July 7th, 2016. 

KFB Spotlight

Agriculture Commissioner Proclaims June as Dairy Month in Kentucky
June 20, 2024
Agriculture Commissioner Proclaims June as Dairy Month in Kentucky

Commissioner of Agriculture Jonathan Shell joined dairy industry representatives and dairy producers on Tuesday, June 18, to sign a proclamation honoring the dairy industry and June as Dairy Month in Kentucky.

Kentucky Teacher Selected for the 2024 National Excellence in Teaching About Agriculture Award
June 14, 2024
Kentucky Teacher Selected for the 2024 National Excellence in Teaching About Agriculture Award

Among the eight winners of this year's award is Laura Highbaugh, an AgSTREAM teacher ay Creekside Elementary in Sonora, Kentucky.

The 2024 "Coolest Thing Made in Kentucky" has an Ag Connection
June 13, 2024
The 2024 "Coolest Thing Made in Kentucky" has an Ag Connection

The second annual Kentucky Association of Manufacturers (KAM) 2024 Coolest Thing Made in Kentucky Tournament winner is HempWood, an innovative lumber alternative that uses hemp and a soy-based glue to make organic flooring and other products. The contest is presented by Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) Insurance.