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   Brennan Gilkison
 Vice President   John Tucker
 Secretary   Robert Coleman James
 Treasurer   Jason Whitis
Executive Director   Carrie McIntosh
Agency Managers   John Wood
    Kristin Clark
    Craig Simpson
    Tiffany Cornett
    Bobby Cummins
    Ryan McCord
County Ag Agent   Nick Carter
 Farm Bureau Women's Chair   Julie Waits
 Young Farmer Chair   Danielle Milbern

 

DIRECTORS

Robert Botkin   Lexington
Jay Busby   Lexington
Todd Clark   Lexington
Dan DeZarn   Lexington
Bonnie Eads   Lexington
John Gray   Lexington
Patrick Higginbotham   Lexington
Walter Hillenmeyer   Lexington
Bob James   Lexington
Katie James   Lexington
Jill Mahan   Lexington
Patrick McNutt   Nicholasville
Phil Meyer   Lexington
Danielle Milbern   Lexington
Billy Van Pelt   Lexington
Larry Ryan   Lexington
Stacy Vincent   Lexington
Kevin Welsh   Winchester
Bill Witt   Lexington

 

Area Program Director: Mark Lyle
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KFB Spotlight

Kirby Green from Daviess County wins Excellence in Agriculture Award
December 9, 2019
Kirby Green from Daviess County wins Excellence in Agriculture Award

Kirby Green from Daviess County has won top honors in Kentucky Farm Bureau’s (KFB) Excellence in Agriculture Awards program for 2019. She received the award during the organization’s recent Annual Meeting at the Galt House in Louisville.

Elections Held During Kentucky Farm Bureau's 100th Annual Meeting
December 7, 2019
Elections Held During Kentucky Farm Bureau's 100th Annual Meeting

Pulaski County farmer Mark Haney was re-elected Kentucky Farm Bureau President on the concluding day of the organization’s 100th annual meeting. Also re-elected were Webster County’s Eddie Melton as First Vice-President and Sharon Furches of Calloway County as Second Vice-President. 

Trisha Campbell of Logan County wins 2019 Kentucky Farm Bureau Discussion Meet
December 7, 2019
Trisha Campbell of Logan County wins 2019 Kentucky Farm Bureau Discussion Meet

Trisha Campbell of Logan County won first place in Kentucky Farm Bureau’s (KFB) Discussion Meet, a debate-styled competition for young farmers.