About Us

Farm Bureau is a voluntary organization operating under the code 501(c)5 not-for-profit guided and directed by our nearly 13,000 member families. We are committed to educating the public about agriculture, encouraging youth in advancing education and leadership skills and contributing to our community to make Fayette County the best place to live, work, raise a family and have a great quality of life.

 

OFFICERS

President   Larry Swetnam
 Vice President   Sean Millard
 Secretary   Brennan Gilkison
 Treasurer   John Tucker
Executive Director   Carrie McIntosh
Agency Managers   John Wood
    Kristin Clark
    Craig Simpson
    Tiffany Cornett
    Bobby Cummings
    James Knight
County Ag Agent   Nick Carter
 Farm Bureau Women's Chair   Edie Swetnam
 Young Farmer Chair   Danielle Milbern

 

DIRECTORS

Robert Botkin   Lexington
Bonnie Eads   Lexington
Harry Graves   Lexington
Jason Groth   Lexington
Patrick Higginbotham   Lexington
Gary  Hilliard   Lexington
Walter Hillenmeyer   Lexington
Paul Huber   Frankfort
Bob James   Lexington
John James   Lexington
Jill Mahan   Lexington
Damon Miller   Lexington
Patrick Robinson   Lexington
Stuart Turlington   Lexington
Billy Van Pelt   Lexington
Stacy Vincent   Lexington
Kevin Welsh   Winchester
 Jason Whitis   Lexington
Bill Witt   Lexington

 

Area Program Director: Mark Lyle
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KFB Spotlight

KFB Candid Conversations: Kentucky is set to lead research efforts with Grain & Forage Center of Excellence
September 20, 2016
KFB Candid Conversations: Kentucky is set to lead research efforts with Grain & Forage Center of Excellence

KFB Candid Conversations presents a discussion about the University of Kentucky Grain & Forage Center of Excellence.

Kentucky on Trend for Record Soybean Harvest
September 12, 2016
Kentucky on Trend for Record Soybean Harvest
Water Management Working Group Sees Accomplishments in First Year
August 31, 2016
Water Management Working Group Sees Accomplishments in First Year

The Water Management Working Group has initiated many forward steps in opening up critical conversations about water issues.