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Ginny Lyle and Brady Lawson Win Outstanding Farm Bureau Youth Contest

Ginny Lyle and Brady Lawson Win Outstanding Farm Bureau Youth Contest

Ginny Lyle of Franklin County and Brady Lawson of Morgan County were awarded top honors in the Kentucky Farm Bureau 2020 Outstanding Farm Bureau Youth contest.

Across Kentucky - November 11, 2020
November 11, 2020
Across Kentucky - November 11, 2020

KFB 2nd Vice President Sharon Furches is serving on an EPA advisory committee.

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Market Closes - November 10, 2020
November 10, 2020
Market Closes - November 10, 2020

Most CBOT futures exploded to the upside on bullish USDA Crop Production and Supply/Demand reports. Cattle futures closed mixed with live cattle slightly higher and feeder cattle down marginally. Lean hog futures ended the day mixed with Dec/Feb/April lower and deferred contracts higher.

KFB's Vision 100 Committee Moving Forward
November 9, 2020
KFB's Vision 100 Committee Moving Forward

Last year, Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) created the Vision 100 Committee at the direction of KFB President Mark Haney.  This committee, comprised of KFB volunteer leaders from the local level, as well as staff from both the Federation and the Insurance Company, was convened to help guide strategic planning for the future of the entire organization.

Across Kentucky - November 9, 2020
November 9, 2020
Across Kentucky - November 9, 2020

KFB 1st Vice President Eddie Melton discusses the AgVets program through KCARD.

A Time for Giving | Montgomery County Farm Bureau Food Giveaway Helps Community Members
November 6, 2020
A Time for Giving | Montgomery County Farm Bureau Food Giveaway Helps Community Members

Despite a rainy day, Montgomery County Farm Bureau (MCFB) members followed through with their plans to get nutritious food in the hands of the community through two special events. First, by way of the Farmers to Families Food Box initiative, which began thanks to the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP). The other was through the purchase of a local steer which was processed into hamburger and given to the local food bank coalition.

KFB News Exclusive: USDA Under Secretary Ted McKinney Discusses International Trade
November 6, 2020
KFB News Exclusive: USDA Under Secretary Ted McKinney Discusses International Trade

In an exclusive question-and-answer interview, Under Secretary McKinney sheds light on the current international trade situation and some positive numbers related to trade so far this year.