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Collegiate Farm Bureau: Universities Provide Students with Ag Leadership Opportunities
March 12, 2018
Collegiate Farm Bureau: Universities Provide Students with Ag Leadership Opportunities

In its ongoing efforts to help young people become involved in the agriculture industry as well as to share with them more about Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) as an organization, a program was created specifically for college students to assist in achieving these goals.

Nominations open for Kentucky Agricultural Leadership Program
March 12, 2018
Nominations open for Kentucky Agricultural Leadership Program

From the University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food and Environment

 

Kentucky Farm Bureau Members Visit Frankfort, Advocate on Behalf of Agriculture
March 8, 2018
Kentucky Farm Bureau Members Visit Frankfort, Advocate on Behalf of Agriculture

Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) members made their way to Frankfort this week to meet with their state legislators during the annual KFB Legislative Drive-In/Food Check-Out Day.

Statement from Kentucky Farm Bureau President Mark Haney: Association Health Plans
March 8, 2018
Statement from Kentucky Farm Bureau President Mark Haney: Association Health Plans

Association Health Plans have the potential to provide farmers and ranchers across rural America an enhanced opportunity to improve access to better healthcare options at a much more affordable cost. 

Statement from Kentucky Farm Bureau President Mark Haney: Dairy Farmers Facing Uncertain Times
March 6, 2018
Statement from Kentucky Farm Bureau President Mark Haney: Dairy Farmers Facing Uncertain Times

Kentucky dairy farmers are facing uncertain times. The recent news that many dairy farms in the state will be losing their ability to sell locally to a major distributor has left these farm families and the Kentucky dairy industry in even greater uncertainty.

Investing in Education is Vital to Kentucky's Youth and Our Commonwealth's Future
March 5, 2018
Investing in Education is Vital to Kentucky's Youth and Our Commonwealth's Future

When you think of Kentucky, many things come to mind from beautiful horses to endless acres of some of the best farmland anywhere. But for those of us who live here and are members of Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB), we know that educating our young people is the most important thing we can do.

Down the Backroads
February 23, 2018
Down the Backroads

As my father and I drove down the backroads in the Plymouth Valiant, he taught me life lessons that applied to far more than driving lessons. 

National FFA Officer Team Tours Kentucky
February 22, 2018
National FFA Officer Team Tours Kentucky

The National FFA Officer Team toured local chapters and schools around Kentucky, meeting countless FFA members and leading numerous workshops.

Water: The Common Denominator
February 2, 2018
Water: The Common Denominator

Henry Ford once said, "Coming together is a beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success." That quote appropriately describes the efforts that are being made by Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) and some of its partners in both government and agriculture sectors to move forward on the issue of water resource management.

Final Marketbasket Survey of 2017 Shows Continued Decline in Food Prices
January 24, 2018
Final Marketbasket Survey of 2017 Shows Continued Decline in Food Prices

Kentucky Farm Bureau’s (KFB) latest Marketbasket Survey indicates food prices dropped once again during the fourth quarter of last year. This continues a trend seen throughout the last two years of the survey.