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Statement from KFB President Mark Haney on Confirmation of USDA Secretary Sonny Perdue
April 25, 2017
Statement from KFB President Mark Haney: Confirmation of  USDA Secretary Sonny Perdue

Kentucky Farm Bureau President Mark Haney comments on the confirmation of the new USDA Secretary, Sonny Perdue.

Earth Day Statement from Kentucky Farm Bureau President Mark Haney
April 22, 2017
Earth Day Statement from Kentucky Farm Bureau President Mark Haney

Kentucky Farm Bureau President Mark Haney discusses Earth Day and how it applies to Kentucky agriculture today.

Understanding the Farm Bill And why it's important to everyone
April 20, 2017
Understanding the Farm Bill And why it's important to everyone

“This research affects what the consumer pays for food. It also affects whether their food is safe and people want to know their food is safe for their children,” Dean Nancy Cox of the University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food, and Environment said. “Research also helps to preserve wildlife, the environment and recreational uses of our lands.”

Statement from KFB President Mark Haney about Avian Influenza in West Kentucky
March 27, 2017
Statement from KFB President Mark Haney about Avian Influenza in West Kentucky

With the discovery of avian influenza (AI) in West Kentucky, it’s important to get ahead of such a situation and get solid, factual information to the general public. So much misinformation can make its way to the airwaves, so getting the facts out is vital to our top agriculture commodity.

Growing Our Food Supply
March 27, 2017
Growing Our Food Supply

As the population grows and as the need for domestically grown food increases, it’s important to get correct information out to consumers so they may make a sound choice no matter the choice when it comes to their food. 

KFB Candid Conversations: American Farm Bureau President Zippy Duvall
March 6, 2017
KFB Candid Conversations: American Farm Bureau President Zippy Duvall

KFB Candid Conversations presents a discussion about the topical issues facing the agricultural industry with American Farm Bureau President Zippy Duvall who is in his second year as the AFBF leader. 

KFB 2017 Congressional Tour: An annual tradition continues
March 6, 2017
KFB 2017 Congressional Tour: An annual tradition continues

Each year, Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) members make their way to Washington, D.C. to meet with federal legislators, hear from American Farm Bureau Federation (AFBF) policy experts and show their support for agriculture during the annual Congressional Tour.

Kentucky Farm Bureau policy development process continues, nearly 300 members head to nation's capital
February 20, 2017
Kentucky Farm Bureau policy development process continues, nearly 300 members head to nation's capital

Kentucky Farm Bureau’s (KFB) volunteer leaders continue the organization’s grassroots policy development process this month as they head to Washington, D.C., with their list of 2017 national priority issues and a willingness to serve as “The Voice of Kentucky Agriculture.” 

Learning More about Animal Agriculture: A critical component of the ag industry
February 13, 2017
Learning More about Animal Agriculture: A critical component of the ag industry

In Kentucky, animal agriculture represents well over half of the ag economy when taking into account all livestock sectors.

Joining forces for young farmers and rural communities
February 8, 2017
Joining forces for young farmers and rural communities

As a generation of farmers gradually transfers farm management and responsibilities to the next, it’s important the handoffs are smooth and successful.