Kentucky Farm Bureau News - August 2013
KFB Day at the Fair is Thursday, August 22 with a full schedule of activities for members.
The 50th Annual Kentucky Country Ham Breakfast and Auction will be held in South Wing Conference Center beginning at 7:30 a.m. The grand champion country ham will be auctioned with proceeds donated to charity. Last year's champion ham from Scott Hams fetched $300,000. In its history, the auction has raised more than $6.5 million for charities.
Also in this issue:
Comment Column: Phyllis Amyx, Chair, KFB Women's Committee
Young Farmer Summer Outing
2013 Scholarship Recipients
District Policy Meetings
Brumfield Farms thrives on diverse production
Roadside Markets Tour
County Annual Meetings
Markets: Hay disappearance record low; Lamb and mutton imports rising; Feeders are heavier entering feedlots
KFB named best at social media; continues to win video awards
Farm File: "Kentucky Proud" milk program launched; GOAP Conference is October 30; AFBF pushing bill to boost ag research; U.S. and EU begin to trade negotiations
« Back to the Communication page