About Us

Kenneth Rice, President

OFFICERS

President   Kenneth Rice
 1st Vice President   Jerry Rose
2nd Vice President   Larry Combs
 Secretary/Treasurer   Norma Stacy
 Farm Bureau Women's Chair   Norma Stacy
Young Farmer Chair   Taylor Arvin

 

DIRECTORS

Doug & Sondra Arvin   Irvine
Roy Arvin   Irvine
Billy R. Coffey   Irvine
Tonda Combs   Irvine
Ray Hardy   Irvine
Marcia Rice   Irvine
Jerry & Jessie Rose   Waco
Wesley Rose   Waco
EB Stacy   Waco

KFB Spotlight

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.

May 17, 2019 - Statement From Kentucky Farm Bureau President Mark Haney on Trade and Tariffs
May 17, 2019
May 17, 2019 - Statement From Kentucky Farm Bureau President Mark Haney on Trade and Tariffs

In addition to being resourceful, hard-working and persistent, our nation’s farmers have been very patient. We have endured continued drops in net farm income, a host of natural disasters, and some of the most volatile commodity markets experienced in decades.