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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.

Applications for Kentucky Farm Bureau's College Scholarships available now
January 17, 2018
Applications for Kentucky Farm Bureau's College Scholarships available now

Kentucky Farm Bureau Education Foundation will award 95 college scholarships ranging from $400 to $4,000 to high school seniors pursuing a four-year degree.

KFB Well Represented at American Farm Bureau Convention
January 15, 2018
KFB Well Represented at American Farm Bureau Convention

More than 500 Kentucky Farm Bureau members made their way to Nashville for the 99th Annual American Farm Bureau Federation Convention and Trade Show to hear from national agriculture leaders and have a voice in national farm policy, as well as support state competition winners and gain the opportunity to hear from a sitting Commander in Chief.

Working Together to Protect Kentucky's Infrastructure
January 14, 2018
Working Together to Protect Kentucky's Infrastructure

Roads are an essential part of Kentucky's economy; without them, commerce grinds to a halt. That's why Kentucky Farm Bureau works alongside a variety of organizations to protect and address issues relating to our infrastructure.

Harrison County Couple Take Home Honors during American Farm Bureau Federation's Annual Meeting
January 8, 2018
Harrison County Couple Take Home Honors during American Farm Bureau Federation's Annual Meeting

Ben and Katie Furnish of Harrison County took the third place award in the American Farm Bureau Federation's Young Farmers Ranchers Achievement Award competition, announced at the organization's 99th Annual Meeting.

Kentucky Farm Bureau Wins Four "Awards of Excellence" from American Farm Bureau
January 7, 2018
Kentucky Farm Bureau Wins Four "Awards of Excellence" from American Farm Bureau

Kentucky Farm Bureau took home several organizational awards presented at this year's American Farm Bureau Federation's (AFBF) 99th annual convention. Each year state Farm Bureaus are presented awards in different categories related to several programs and initiatives.

Kentucky farmers head to Nashville for American Farm Bureau Federation Annual Convention
January 5, 2018
Kentucky farmers head to Nashville for American Farm Bureau Federation Annual Convention

Over 500 KFB members will attend AFBF's 99th Annual Convention and help shape Farm Bureau's national policy agenda for 2018.