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February 23, 2018 Legislative Report No. 9 - 2018 Kentucky General Assembly
February 23, 2018
February 23, 2018 Legislative Report No. 9 - 2018 Kentucky General Assembly
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.

Across Kentucky Promo February 26, 2018 - March 2, 2018
February 22, 2018
Across Kentucky Promo February 26, 2018 - March 2, 2018

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Across Kentucky - March 2, 2018
February 22, 2018
Across Kentucky - March 2, 2018

Kentucky agriculture was represented during a recent meeting with President Donald Trump concerning infrastructure needs across rural America.  Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles joined a group of State Governors at the White House where Quarles outlined some of Kentucky’s greatest needs.

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Across Kentucky - March 1, 2018
February 22, 2018
Across Kentucky - March 1, 2018

Kentucky farmers are concerned about a proposal that would freeze the state property tax rate and result in a tax increase.  Breckinridge County farmer Pat Henderson, who chairs the Farm Bureau Tax Committee, says farmers want to see the current property tax structure, that was adopted in 1979, remain in place.

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Across Kentucky - February 28, 2018
February 22, 2018
Across Kentucky - February 28, 2018

Beef cattle producers and youth will bring their best livestock to the West Wing of the Kentucky Exposition Center March 2nd through the 4th to compete for top prizes at the Kentucky Farm Bureau Beef Expo.  Farm Bureau Livestock Committee Chairman Fritz Gieske says the Beef Expo is a great way to celebrate Kentucky being the largest beef cattle state east of the Mississippi River.

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Across Kentucky - February 27, 2018
February 22, 2018
Across Kentucky - February 27, 2018

Wheat farmers, crop advisers, county extension agents and others will have a chance to learn more about early disease and weed problems in the 2018 wheat crop this week.  Extension Assistant Kelsey Mehl previews the annual Wheat Green-up Field School that will be held Thursday, March 1st, at the University of Kentucky Research and Education Center in Princeton.

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Across Kentucky - February 26, 2018
February 22, 2018
Across Kentucky - February 26, 2018

A record number of Kentucky Farm Bureau members are in Washington, DC, this week to participate in the annual Farm Bureau Congressional Tour.  State President Mark Haney says infrastructure and immigration are among the topics members plan to discuss with the Kentucky Congressional delegation.

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2018 Kentucky Farm Bureau Congressional Tour
February 19, 2018
2018 Kentucky Farm Bureau Congressional Tour