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Statement from Kentucky Farm Bureau President Mark Haney: 2018 Farm Bill

As work continues on the 2018 Farm Bill, we look forward to the benefits it promises. The bill brings relief and certainty back into the lives of our Kentucky farm families.

Secretary Perdue Announces Third "Back to Our Roots" RV Tour
March 29, 2018
Secretary Perdue Announces Third "Back to Our Roots" RV Tour

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue will kick off his third “Back to Our Roots” RV tour next Tuesday, April 3rd to hear ideas and concerns from local farmers, agriculture students and researchers, business owners, community leaders, and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) employees.

ICYMI: Crop Insurance Protects Farming for Future Generations
March 29, 2018
ICYMI: Crop Insurance Protects Farming for Future Generations

Wheat farmers in the heartland are facing tough times. In times like these, farmers need crop insurance to secure the future of farming for the year and generations to come. 

Across Kentucky Promo April 5, 2018 - April 9, 2018
March 29, 2018
Across Kentucky Promo April 5, 2018 - April 9, 2018

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Across Kentucky - April 6, 2018
March 29, 2018
Across Kentucky - April 6, 2018

Kentucky Congressman James Comer, Tennessee Congressman David Kustoff and Missouri Congressman Jason Smith recently hosted a meeting in Paducah to listen to industry leaders affected by infrastructure problems on inland waterways.  Among those joining the discussion was Calloway County farmer Sharon Furches, who talks about the issues discussed during the meeting and possible solutions.

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Across Kentucky - April 5, 2018
March 29, 2018
Across Kentucky - April 5, 2018

April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month.  Kentucky Farm Bureau Insurance is joining other companies in reminding drivers to cut down on distractions.  Farm Bureau Insurance Vice-President Chuck Osborne discusses the impact of district driving and the effort to bring more awareness.

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Across Kentucky - April 4, 2018
March 29, 2018
Across Kentucky - April 4, 2018

The Kentucky Dairy industry is still looking for answers after several farmers recently received termination letters from Dean Foods.  Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles talks about the issue and how it will affect communities across the state.

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