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KFB Wins Awards of Excellence from American Farm Bureau

KFB Wins 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) 101st annual convention.  Each year state Farm Bureaus are presented awards in different categories related to programs and initiatives.

Don't Let Her Age Fool You! Fifth Grade Student Addison Arnett demonstrates veteran show skills at Championship Drive
November 7, 2019
Don't Let Her Age Fool You!  Fifth Grade Student Addison Arnett demonstrates veteran show skills at Championship Drive

For anyone who has ever shown livestock, they understand how much work goes into caring for and working with their animals. 

Across Kentucky Promo November 11-15, 2019
November 7, 2019
Across Kentucky Promo November 11-15, 2019

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Across Kentucky - November 15, 2019
November 7, 2019
Across Kentucky - November 15, 2019

Johnson County Farmer Danny Townsend discusses how he and his family grow, process and bottle sweet sorghum each year.  Townsend talks about when the crop is planted, when it is harvested, and how the crop is cooked and processed during the fall.

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Across Kentucky - November 14, 2019
November 7, 2019
Across Kentucky - November 14, 2019

Kentucky Farm Bureau President Mark Haney says farmers are closing out a somewhat tough year with a wet spring, a dry summer and a tough harvest.  President Haney says farmers remain optimistic with a recent trade deal with Japan and the possibility of other foreign trade deals providing some additional hope for agriculture.

Across Kentucky - November 13, 2019
November 7, 2019
Across Kentucky - November 13, 2019

Kentucky First District Congressman James Comer says he is pleased with the industrial hemp regulations recently released by the United States Department of Agriculture.  Comer talks about the regulations, what they clarify and how important the regulations are for the growers and processors. 

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Across Kentucky - November 12, 2019
November 7, 2019
Across Kentucky - November 12, 2019

The North American International Livestock Exposition is undergoing a change this week as dairy animals transition out and meat animals fill the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville.  North American Assistant Manager Catherine Riley talks about the meat animal shows, the return of the donkey show and the National Finals Rodeo Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

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