Kentucky Farm Bureau News - November 2011
A spirited campaign for Agriculture Commissioner carried into KFB's state office last month when Democrat Bob Farmer and Republican James R. Comer participated in a "Measure the Candidate" meeting with KFB's Directors.
the candidates made opening and closing statements plus responded to questions relative to their vision for the Department of Agriculture and Kentucky agriculture.
Also in this issue:
Comment Column: "The Hand That Feeds U.S."
Annual Meetng Begins November 30
Ag Development Board Sets Priorities for 2012
Membership Continues to Set a Record
Advisory Committee Meetings
Stacy Lowe is Named Young Farmer Director
Federal Rules Changing for Young Workers
New Web Page Promotes Local Foods
"Standard(s)" Time: Livestock Care Committee Proceeding with Proposals
Markets: Distiller's grain #2 feedstuff; Declining broiler production will raise prices; Consumer demand indexes rise for all meats.
Farm File: Horse farms added to Ky Proud; Singups begin for roadside market program; KCARD receives financial support.
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