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.

Fayette County Farm Bureau Member Discounts
Fayette County Farm Bureau Member Discounts

Check out these discounts available exclusively to members of Fayette County Farm Bureau.

Fayette County Farm Bureau Hosts Legislative Appreciation Dinner
Fayette County Farm Bureau Hosts Legislative Appreciation Dinner

Fasig Tipton was the site of the 2019 Legislative Appreciation Dinner hosted by Fayette County Farm Bureau.

Fayette County students awarded Farm Bureau scholarships
Fayette County students awarded Farm Bureau scholarships

Seth Lee Felts, Zsombor Tamas Gal, and Benjamin David Willmoth are the recipients of college scholarships from Fayette County Farm Bureau

Fayette County students attend Institute for Future Agricultural Leaders
Fayette County students attend Institute for Future Agricultural Leaders

Fayette County high school juniors Addie White, Erica Maples, and Michael Lyle recently returned home from Kentucky Farm Bureau’s Institute for Future Agricultural Leaders (IFAL).

Fayette County Farm Bureau Gives Donation to Legacy Equine Academy
Fayette County Farm Bureau Gives Donation to Legacy Equine Academy

Pictured from left are Ron Mack Executive Director of Legacy Equine Academy accepting a donation check from Sean Millard, Fayette County Farm Bureau President. 

Young Farmer's Burger Bash
Young Farmer's Burger Bash

The Fayette County Farm Bureau Young Farmer’s put on a Burger Bash April 13th. The idea of this event was to try to get potential new members and to have a fun event to enjoy with everyone. The Young Farmers put on a Burger Cook-off, the young farmer’s made teams and competed to see who had the tastiest burger. Kline Palmer and Courtland Watson were this year’s Burger Bash Cook-off winners.

Fayette County Farm Bureau Receives 2017 Women's Gold Star Award of Excellence
Fayette County Farm Bureau Receives 2017 Women's Gold Star Award of Excellence

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

Fayette County Farm Bureau Wins Third Place in County Information Awards Competition
Fayette County Farm Bureau Wins Third Place in County Information Awards Competition

Fayette County Farm Bureau was honored today for its third-place finish in the 2017 Kentucky Farm Bureau County Information Awards competition.

Educational Mini-Grant Awarded to Fayette County Farm Bureau
Educational Mini-Grant Awarded to Fayette County Farm Bureau

Fayette County Farm Bureau was honored as one of six recipients of Kentucky Farm Bureau Educational Mini-Grant.

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

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

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

Fayette County high school junior Savanna Stephens recently returned home from Kentucky Farm Bureau’s Institute for Future Agricultural Leaders.

2017 Fayette County Farm Bureau Scholarship Winners
2017 Fayette County Farm Bureau Scholarship Winners

Congratulations to the Fayette County Farm Bureau Scholarship winners! 

2017 Scholarship Application - 4 year
2017 Scholarship Application - 4 year

Application for the 2017 4-year scholarships

2017 Fayette County Scholarship Application - 2 Year
2017 Fayette County Scholarship Application - 2 Year

The Fayette County Farm Bureau scholarship application

Fayette County Farm Bureau 2016 Newsletter
Fayette County Farm Bureau 2016 Newsletter

The AFBF Convention, Legislative Appreciation dinner, and National Ag day in Fayette County

2016 Scholarship Recipients
2016 Scholarship Recipients

Congratulations to Fayette County's 2016 Scholarship Receipients!

2016 Fayette County Farm Bureau Vocational/Technical Scholarship Application
2016 Fayette County Farm Bureau Vocational/Technical Scholarship Application

The Fayette County Farm Bureau Education Foundation, Inc. will award a maximum of $2,500 ($1,250 per year) to a Fayette County resident seeking a two-year vocational/technical degree/ certificate from an accredited institution.

Fayette County Farm Bureau Scholarship Program Application
Fayette County Farm Bureau Scholarship Program Application

The Fayette County Farm Bureau Education Foundation, Inc. awards a maximum of $20,000 in the amount of $5,000 per year.

KFB Spotlight

American Farm Bureau Establishes 2023 Policies
January 13, 2023
American Farm Bureau Establishes 2023 Policies

Farmer and rancher delegates to the American Farm Bureau Federation’s 104th Convention today adopted policies to guide the organization’s work in 2023. Key topics ranged from expanding risk management programs and improving dairy pricing transparency to battling hunger.

Kentucky Farm Bureau Honored for Excellence by the American Farm Bureau Federation
January 9, 2023
Kentucky Farm Bureau Honored for Excellence by the American Farm Bureau Federation

The American Farm Bureau Federation presented awards to state Farm Bureaus at the organization’s 104th Convention. The awards recognize excellence in implementation of outstanding member programs and membership achievement in 2022.

Candid Conversation: Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources Commissioner Rich Storm
January 4, 2023
Candid Conversation: Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources Commissioner Rich Storm

Candid Conversation presents a discussion about the topical issues related to KFB priorities, the agricultural industry, and rural communities. In this column, Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources Commissioner Rich Storm discusses the mission of the department and how it can be of assistance to more than just those who like to hunt and fish.