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Stress on the Farm and in Rural America:  Resources are Available

Stress on the Farm and in Rural America: Resources are Available

As the problem of stress related issues becomes more visible, the onset of COVID-19 has only escalated those stress levels for everyone as they transition to a time of working remotely, or not working at all.

Across Kentucky - March 9, 2020
March 5, 2020
Across Kentucky - March 9, 2020

A new agribusiness is looking for farmers to grow Rapeseed in Kentucky during the 2020-21 Winter growing season. Perdue Agribusiness Grower Relations Manager Jeff Riddle talks about the company, growing Rapeseed, and two farmer meetings planned for Tuesday, March 10.

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KFB President Mark Haney Statement on House Bill 59
March 4, 2020
KFB President Mark Haney Statement on House Bill 59

Kentucky Farm Bureau fully supports House Bill 59, which raises awareness for mental health by designating the Wednesday of National Farm Safety Week as Farmer Suicide Prevention Day.

February 28, 2020 - Legislative Report No. 9 - 2020 Kentucky General Assembly
February 28, 2020
February 28, 2020 - Legislative Report No. 9 - 2020 Kentucky General Assembly
Advocacy in Action: The 2020 KFB Congressional Tour
February 27, 2020
Advocacy in Action: The 2020 KFB Congressional Tour

In keeping with their advocacy efforts in 2020, nearly 350 Kentucky Farm Bureau members made their way to Washington, D.C. as part of the organization’s annual Congressional Tour.

Kentucky Farm Bureau Announces Two New Podcasts and Changes to the Across Kentucky Radio Program
February 27, 2020
Kentucky Farm Bureau Announces Two New Podcasts and Changes to the Across Kentucky Radio Program

Kentucky Farm Bureau introduces two new podcasts, "Candid Conversation with Tim Thornberry" and "The Farmer's Voice" hosted by Alan Watts

Across Kentucky Promo March 2, 2020 - March 6, 2020
February 27, 2020
Across Kentucky Promo March 2, 2020 - March 6, 2020

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