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Generation Bridge Brings New Leadership Opportunities to Specific Member Group

Generation Bridge Brings New Leadership Opportunities to Specific Member Group

As Kentucky Farm Bureau's Centennial Year came to a close in 2019, the Vision 100 Committee was created at the direction of KFB President Mark Haney. This committee, comprised of KFB volunteer leaders from the local level, as well as staff from both the Federation and the Insurance Company, was convened to help guide strategic planning for the future of the entire organization.

Market Closes - September 1, 2021
September 1, 2021
Market Closes - September 1, 2021

CBOT futures closed markedly lower again today as the funds continue selling amid favorable weather and hurricane-delayed export activity at the US Gulf.  Cattle futures closed mostly higher with feeders benefitting from falling corn prices. Lean hog futures closed mostly higher led by the nearby October contract. 

Across Kentucky - September 1, 2021
September 1, 2021
Across Kentucky - September 1, 2021

KFB Discussion Meet Finalist Ben Prevette says winning the contest will take problem solving skills.

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Market Closes - August 31, 2021
August 31, 2021
Market Closes - August 31, 2021

Corn and soybean futures closed lower but well off the day’s lows, while wheat recovered from big losses to close near the day’s highs. Cattle futures closed lower. LC were pressured by weakening boxed beef values and fund long liquidation. Lean hog futures closed mixed with the first 5 LH contracts lower.

Across Kentucky - August 30, 2021
August 30, 2021
Across Kentucky - August 30, 2021

KFB President Mark Haney says proposals to change federal taxes are a threat to farms and businesses in the state.

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Candid Conversation | Peterson Farm Brothers
August 26, 2021
Candid Conversation | Peterson Farm Brothers

KFB Candid Conversation presents a discussion about the topical issues related to KFB priorities, the agricultural industry, and rural communities, in a question and answer format. In this column, Greg and Nathan Peterson, two of the three Peterson Farm Brothers, talk about their highly popular way of advocating for agriculture.

Agricultural Exemption Number Required for Tax Exempt On-farm Purchases
August 26, 2021
Agricultural Exemption Number Required for Tax Exempt On-farm Purchases

Effective January 1, 2022, KRS 139.481 requires that farmers have an Agriculture Exemption Number for use on Forms 51A158 and 51A159 to make purchases exempt from sales tax.