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USDA Announces Enrollment Period for Safety Net Coverage in 2018
October 31, 2017
USDA Announces Enrollment Period for Safety Net Coverage in 2018

The U.S. Department of Agriculture today announced that starting Nov. 1, 2017, farmers and ranchers with base acres in the Agriculture Risk Coverage or Price Loss Coverage safety net program may enroll for the 2018 crop year.

Kentucky Farm Bureau promotes National Farm Safety and Health Week
September 15, 2017
Kentucky Farm Bureau promotes National Farm Safety and Health Week

The National Safety Council and Kentucky Farm Bureau are promoting National Farm Safety and Health Week September 17 – 23. 

Join us in driving distraction-free
March 6, 2017
Join us in driving distraction-free

You snap a picture of a cherry-red barn just off the side of the road, perfectly illuminated by a brilliant sunset. You plug the address of your next destination into the GPS as you leave your parking spot. You quickly reply to a friend’s text with a smiley face while coasting to a stop sign. Although common activities, these are all forms of distracted driving.

A Call for Safety and Rural Health Applications
June 28, 2016
A Call for Safety and Rural Health Applications

Please complete and submit applications to the KFB state office no later than October 7, 2016.

Oh deer! Kentucky’s peak season for deer collisions returns
September 30, 2015
Oh deer! Kentucky’s peak season for deer collisions returns
Simplified, Harmonized Hazard Communication Standard Now in Effect
September 24, 2015
Simplified, Harmonized Hazard Communication Standard Now in Effect
Regular equipment checks urged to prevent combine engine fires during harvest season
September 24, 2015
Regular equipment checks urged to prevent combine engine fires during harvest season
Motorist alert: Number of slow-moving vehicles on rural roadways increases during fall harvest
September 14, 2015
Motorist alert: Number of slow-moving vehicles on rural roadways increases during fall harvest
Don’t abandon ship – keep boating safety a priority this summer!
July 1, 2015
Don’t abandon ship – keep boating safety a priority this summer!
Across Kentucky - May 27, 2015
May 27, 2015
Across Kentucky - May 27, 2015