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Woodford County's SPARK Community Café Fights Hunger from a Different Perspective
June 8, 2018
Woodford County's SPARK Community Café Fights Hunger from a Different Perspective

Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles has made the hunger issue a top priority and began a Hunger Task Force comprised of various individuals, including representation from Kentucky Farm Bureau; coming together in hopes of finding answers that would alleviate this prevalent issue.

Kentucky Farm Bureau Studios Nominated For 10 Emmy Awards
June 8, 2018
Kentucky Farm Bureau Studios Nominated For 10 Emmy Awards

Kentucky Farm Bureau Studios, which produces the Emmy award-winning show Bluegrass & Backroads, received 10 nominations in the 54th Annual Ohio Valley Regional Emmy Awards. Bluegrass & Backroads, a show which highlights the culture and charm of Kentucky, airs on RFD-TV and Kentucky Educational Television weekly.

Down the Backroads: Writing with all your Heart
June 7, 2018
Down the Backroads: Writing with all your Heart
The Value of Membership
June 7, 2018
The Value of Membership

For nearly 100 years, Kentucky Farm Bureau has served as the “Voice of Agriculture,” in its efforts to help rural communities be successful, and from its beginning, KFB has operated as a grassroots organization. Today we have offices serving all 120 Kentucky counties.

Auction Nets more than $2K for Charity
June 7, 2018
Auction Nets more than $2K for Charity
Thanks to KFB's generous employees, the annual Metro United Way (MUW) Silent Auction was a great success! We were able to raise $2,100 for MUW through 30 items donated from individuals and departments across the company.
Trigg County hosts Kentucky Farm Bureau Teacher Workshop
June 7, 2018
Trigg County hosts Kentucky Farm Bureau Teacher Workshop

Cadiz, KY (June 6, 2018) – School may be out for the summer, but teachers are still hard at work preparing for the next school year. Teachers from around the region assembled at the Lake Barkley Resort Lodge in Cadiz to participate in a free Kentucky Farm Bureau professional development workshop.

Statement from President Haney on USDA Under-Secretary Ted McKinney International Trade Round Table in Lexington
June 6, 2018
Statement from President Haney on USDA Under-Secretary Ted McKinney International Trade Round Table in Lexington

Under Secretary of Agriculture for Trade and Foreign Agricultural Affairs Ted McKinney and Commissioner Ryan Quarles discussed current events, foreign trade, and what it means for Kentucky agriculture at trade round-table.

University of Kentucky Entomologist talks tick prevention
May 23, 2018
University of Kentucky Entomologist talks tick prevention

University of Kentucky Entomologist, Lee Townsend, is reminding Kentuckians to take the necessary precautions to protect themselves and their loved ones from tick bites. 

Introducing AgLand at the Kentucky State Fair
May 22, 2018
Introducing AgLand at the Kentucky State Fair

Kentucky State Fair visitors will have the opportunity to explore all aspects of Kentucky Agriculture this year at AgLand. This family-friendly, interactive agriculture space will showcase over a dozen of Kentucky's commodity groups, allow hands on experience with the Discovery Farm and farm machinery, and much more. 

Statement From President Mark Haney on the 2018 Farm Bill
May 19, 2018
Statement From President Mark Haney on the 2018 Farm Bill

I can’t overemphasize the importance of the Farm Bill to Kentucky farm families and rural communities. It truly is the single most important piece of legislation related to agriculture. The failure to pass the bill in the House, while disappointing, should be viewed as an opportunity to work harder, speak louder, and advocate more often to see this bill through to passage and ultimately law.