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David S. Beck: The Next Chapter
June 29, 2018
David S. Beck: The Next Chapter

In making this transition, Beck acknowledges that change has come to Farm Bureau over the years and change is necessary to remain effective. But the organization exists for the same reasons in which it began nearly a century ago.

“To me, the value of Farm Bureau is doing things for the membership collectively that they can’t do by themselves,” he said. “And being a part of this organization has been a blessing to me.”

Statement from KFB President Mark Haney on Farm Bill passage
June 29, 2018
Statement from KFB President Mark Haney on Farm Bill passage

I would like to thank Senator Mitch McConnell on his extensive efforts to move forward the single most important piece of legislation affecting agriculture and rural communities.

Grilling for July 4th More Affordable This Year
June 25, 2018
Grilling for July 4th More Affordable This Year

A cookout of Americans’ favorite foods for the Fourth of July, including hot dogs, cheeseburgers, pork spare ribs, potato salad, baked beans, lemonade and chocolate milk, will cost slightly less this year, coming in at less than $6 per person, says the American Farm Bureau Federation.

Milk 2 My Plate Grant Makes More Dairy Products Available to Kentucky Families
June 25, 2018
Milk 2 My Plate Grant Makes More Dairy Products Available to Kentucky Families

Commissioner Quarles Announces $30,000 Award from The Dairy Alliance to God’s Pantry for Milk Coolers

Reflection in Retirement
June 25, 2018
Reflection in Retirement

In looking back over my career at Kentucky Farm Bureau, I never really envisioned the day I would retire, but I always heard when that time came, I would know it. 

Statement from KFB President Mark Haney on Farm Bill passage
June 22, 2018
Statement from KFB President Mark Haney on Farm Bill passage

Yesterday’s passage of the House Farm Bill is a victory for Kentucky farm families. I want to thank Kentucky Farm Bureau volunteer leaders who helped advocate for this bill.

The Value in KFB Membership
June 8, 2018
The Value in KFB Membership

Through the years, developing and promoting member benefits has been a key component in helping the organization grow. Kentucky now ranks as the fourth largest Farm Bureau in the country, and at the end of the day, having such strong numbers helps the organization in its advocacy efforts which in turn, positively affects our members in both rural and urban areas.

KFB Candid Conversation: Hilda Legg, State Director of USDA Rural Development-Kentucky
June 8, 2018
KFB Candid Conversation: Hilda Legg, State Director of USDA Rural Development-Kentucky

KFB Candid Conversation presents a discussion about the topical issues facing the agricultural industry and rural communities in a question and answer format. In this column, Hilda Gay Legg, State Director of USDA Rural Development-Kentucky talks about that agency’s role in assisting rural communities.

State weather data system now available on cell phones
June 8, 2018
State weather data system now available on cell phones

State weather data system now available on cell phones

Harrison County Students Get a Taste of the Farm
June 8, 2018
Harrison County Students Get a Taste of the Farm

Having access to a working farm helps students discover many possibilities for their futures