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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.

AFBF's Zippy Duvall Awarded Distinguished 4-H Alumni Medallion
March 21, 2018
AFBF's Zippy Duvall Awarded Distinguished 4-H Alumni Medallion

American Farm Bureau Federation President Zippy Duvall received the Distinguished 4-H Alumni Medallion at the ninth annual National 4-H Council Legacy Awards.

National Agriculture Day Event Highlights Kentucky-sourced Beef
March 20, 2018
National Agriculture Day Event Highlights Kentucky-sourced Beef

In honor of National Agriculture Day, the Governor’s Office of Agricultural Policy joined Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles, Beef Solutions, LLC and Kroger today to mark the launch of Kentucky Cattlemen’s ground beef available at select Kentucky Kroger locations.   

 

Breaking Ground on UK Grain and Forage Center of Excellence
March 19, 2018
Breaking Ground on UK Grain and Forage Center of Excellence

Ag leaders from across the Commonwealth gathered to break ground, commemorating the start of the construction for the new UK Grain and Forage center of Excellence on Thursday, March 15, 2018.

March 16, 2018 Legislative Report No. 12 - 2018 Kentucky General Assembly
March 16, 2018
March 16, 2018 Legislative Report No. 12 - 2018 Kentucky General Assembly
Across Kentucky Promo March 19, 2018 - March 23, 2018
March 15, 2018
Across Kentucky Promo March 19, 2018 - March 23, 2018

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Across Kentucky - March 23, 2018
March 15, 2018
Across Kentucky - March 23, 2018

Through the efforts and support of commodity organizations in the state, the message of agriculture is being taught to Kentucky students of all ages.  Kentucky Ag In The Classroom Director Jennifer Elwell talks with host Alan Watts about the effort to spread the word about agriculture, how the curriculum lines up with Kentucky Core Standards and the reaction of teachers.

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