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Cathy Weaver Receives 2021 Farm Public Relations Award

Cathy Weaver Receives 2021 Farm Public Relations Award

Cathy Weaver, University of Kentucky Extension Agent for 4-H Youth Development in Jessamine County, is the recipient of the 2021 Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) Farm Public Relations Award.

2021 KFB Scholarship Awards: One for the Record Book
October 22, 2021
2021 KFB Scholarship Awards: One for the Record Book

While education has looked very different over the past year from its traditional classroom settings, the financial needs of students, especially those going on to higher education, has likely never been greater. Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) has recognized those needs for decades by establishing scholarship programs at the state and county levels.

Harvest 2021Continues: The Latest Crop Update
October 22, 2021
Harvest 2021Continues: The Latest Crop Update

Last month’s September crop report from the USDA’s National Agriculture Statistics Service, (NASS) Kentucky Field Office reported increased production levels for corn and tobacco over 2020, with a slight decrease in soybeans production.  Regional Director David Knopf said unless there are any unforeseen circumstances, he doesn't see any big changes coming as the harvest season progresses.

Glean Kentucky Making a Difference in the Battle Against Hunger
October 22, 2021
Glean Kentucky Making a Difference in the Battle Against Hunger

It has been estimated that more than 40 percent of the food produced in the U.S. goes unused, ending up in landfills. All the while approximately one in six Kentuckians suffers from some level of food insecurity.

Across Kentucky - October 22, 2021
October 22, 2021
Across Kentucky - October 22, 2021

Current Kentucky Farm Bureau Farmer of the Year Steve Kelley says protecting the soil is his top priority.

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Devine's Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch Named Best in the Country
October 21, 2021
Devine's Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch Named Best in the Country

Just down the Talmage-Mayo Road, in rural Mercer County, the Devine family has been farming for the past 30 years growing sweet corn, tomatoes, green beans, and a variety of other produce crops to sell on their on-farm market.

Across Kentucky - October 20, 2021
October 20, 2021
Across Kentucky - October 20, 2021

KFB's Tim Thornberry says the October KFB News features scholarship winners.

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