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Brad and Karen Hines named Kentucky Farm Bureau's 2016 Outstanding Young Farm Family
November 29, 2016
Brad and Karen Hines named Kentucky Farm Bureau's 2016 Outstanding Young Farm Family

Brad and Karen Hines of Hart County were honored as Kentucky Farm Bureau’s (KFB) 2016 “Outstanding Young Farm Family” during the organization’s 97th annual meeting in Louisville.

Mercer County Farm Bureau honored as Kentucky Farm Bureau's 2016 "Top County"
November 29, 2016
Mercer County Farm Bureau honored as  Kentucky Farm Bureau's 2016 "Top County"

Recognized for its outstanding programming and for having a positive impact on both the community and its membership, Mercer County Farm Bureau was honored as Kentucky Farm Bureau’s (KFB) “Top County” in 2016.

Down the Backroads
November 23, 2016
Down the Backroads

In this season of plenty, take time to appreciate those who sacrifice for the needs of others. Thank you to all the farmers who provide for their community and the world!

Matthew Chadwick receives 2016 Farm Public Relations Award
November 21, 2016
Matthew Chadwick receives 2016 Farm Public Relations Award

Matthew Chadwick, a Calloway County Extension Agent with University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension, is the recipient of Kentucky Farm Bureau’s (KFB) Farm Public Relations Award.

George Henderman recognized for Distinguished Service to Farm Bureau
November 21, 2016
George Henderman recognized for Distinguished Service to Farm Bureau

George Henderman of Bullitt County has dedicated his life to his family and farm while also serving his local Farm Bureau organization and his community in a multitude of capacities. Because of that service, Henderman has been named winner of the 2016 Distinguished Service to Farm Bureau Award and honored at Kentucky Farm Bureau’s (KFB) 97th annual meeting at the Galt House Hotel.

Ray Allan Mackey honored for Distinguished Service to Agriculture
November 21, 2016
Ray Allan Mackey honored for Distinguished Service to Agriculture

Hardin County farmer Ray Allan Mackey has been named winner of Kentucky Farm Bureau’s (KFB) annual award for Distinguished Service to Agriculture. He was honored at the organization’s 97th annual meeting at the Galt House Hotel.

Carey Brown honored as KFB's 2016 Communications Award recipient
November 21, 2016
Carey Brown honored as  KFB's 2016 Communications Award recipient

Carey Brown, the Kentucky Cattlemen’s Association (KCA) publication coordinator, was named the winner of Kentucky Farm Bureau’s (KFB) 2016 Communications Award.

Kentucky Farm Bureau ready to host 97th Annual Meeting
November 17, 2016
Kentucky Farm Bureau ready to host 97th Annual Meeting

More than 2,000 Kentucky Farm Bureau members from across the state will gather for the organization’s 97th annual meeting.

Understanding the Farm Bill: And why it's important to everyone
November 4, 2016
Understanding the Farm Bill: And why it's important to everyone

The Farm Bills of today contain multiple components and include mountains of information and regulations related to a variety of sectors including nutrition, the environment and rural development to name a few. But understanding it is not just important to those in the agriculture industry.

KFB Candid Conversations: Agriculture's role in alleviating hunger in Kentucky
November 3, 2016
KFB Candid Conversations: Agriculture's role in alleviating hunger in Kentucky

A discussion about the topical issues facing the agricultural industry in a Q&A format with  Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles. Commissioner Quarles talks about the Hunger Task Force created earlier this year to help alleviate the issue of food insecurity in Kentucky.