About Us - Kentucky Farm Bureau

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.



President   John Tucker
 Vice President   Jason Whitis
 Secretary   Robert James
 Treasurer   Patrick Robinson
Executive Director   Carrie McIntosh
 Farm Bureau Women's Chair   Julie Waits
 Young Farmer Chair   Paige Mattingly
Robert Botkin   Lexington
Nick Carter   Paris
Todd Clark   Lexington
Tanya Dvorak   Lexington
Bonnie Eads   Lexington
Brennan Gilkison   Winchester
Dr. John Gray   Lexington
Patrick Higginbotham   Lexington
Katie James   Lexington
Robert James   Lexington
Jill Mahan   Lexington
Carrie Johnson McIntosh   Lexington
John T McGuire   Winchester
Philip Meyer   Lexington
Christopher Riggs   Wilmore
Patrick Robinson   Lexington
Larry Ryan   Lexington
John Tucker   Lexington
Justin Verville   Lexington
Stacy K. Vincent   Versailles
Julie Waits   Lexington
Jason Whitis   Lexington

KFB Spotlight

Across Kentucky - March 24, 2023
March 21, 2023
Across Kentucky - March 24, 2023

KFB Second Vice President Sharon Furches says says National Agriculture Day is a celebration for everyone.

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2023 KFB Congressional Tour
March 21, 2023
2023 KFB Congressional Tour

Each year, Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) members by the hundreds make their way to the nation’s capital to participate in the annual Congressional Tour.

Water Quality and the Role of Agriculture
March 21, 2023
Water Quality and the Role of Agriculture

For decades, environmental experts, government agencies, and concerned citizen groups have been hearing about and monitoring an area in the Gulf of Mexico that has come to be known as the Hypoxia Zone.