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Bringing Attention to the Value of Pollinators

Bringing Attention to the Value of Pollinators

As thoughts of spring begin to surface, especially in the agricultural world, among countless farm families, they get excited to plant a new crop or see fruit trees blossom fill the air across the Commonwealth. 

Across Kentucky - April 9, 2021
April 9, 2021
Across Kentucky - April 9, 2021

KFB Director of Public Affairs Jeff Harper says the 2021 session of the General Assembly was good for Kentucky agriculture.

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Across Kentucky - April 7, 2021
April 7, 2021
Across Kentucky - April 7, 2021

KFB Executive Vice President Drew Graham says the Kentucky Department of Agriculture is now home to the Governor's Office of Ag Policy.

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The Spring Season: What Effect Will Late Winter Storms Have on Kentucky Agriculture?
April 6, 2021
The Spring Season: What Effect Will Late Winter Storms Have on Kentucky Agriculture?

For those who have grown up in Kentucky, the weather can change quickly, and it often happens at the most inopportune times. That may well have been the case last February, as farm families anticipated spring planting on the heels of some of the worst winter weather, including historic flooding, seen here in several years. And it also came as many cattle producers had begun their spring calving season.

KFB Comment Column: We are Stronger When We Work Together
April 6, 2021
KFB Comment Column:  We are Stronger When We Work Together

Having once been a member of the Kentucky General Assembly, I know under the best of conditions, there is much work to be done in a short period of time. I can’t imagine having had to go through the last two sessions during a pandemic.

KFB Candid Conversation with LaRue County Farmer Caleb Ragland
April 6, 2021
KFB Candid Conversation with LaRue County Farmer Caleb Ragland

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, LaRue County Farmer Caleb Ragland discusses last year’s crops, the new season about to begin, and some of the conservation practices that agriculture uses to help the environment. Caleb serves on the American Soybean Association Board and the Ragland family was named the 2020 KFB Young Farm Family winner and the 2021 American Farm Bureau Federation Achievement Award winners. 

Across Kentucky - April 5, 2021
April 5, 2021
Across Kentucky - April 5, 2021

KFB President Mark Haney says the Kentucky General Assembly made great strides on improving rural broadband coverage.

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