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Comment Column:  KFB Young Farmer Chair Tyler Ferguson talks about farming and a rural way of life

Comment Column: KFB Young Farmer Chair Tyler Ferguson talks about farming and a rural way of life

Having grown up working on my grandparent’s farm, I learned at an early age an appreciation of the farming way of life. I was taught the value agriculture holds for my family and the world around me. 

Angus Lead the Way in 33rd Annual Winter Beef Showcase
March 8, 2019
Angus Lead the Way in 33rd Annual Winter Beef Showcase

The Kentucky Farm Bureau Beef Expo recorded total sales of $896,402 in its 33rd running March 1-3 at the Kentucky Exposition Center.  

The Agriculture Council of America (ACA) will host National Agriculture Day on March 14, 2019.
March 8, 2019
The Agriculture Council of America (ACA) will host National Agriculture Day on March 14, 2019.

The Agriculture Council of America (ACA) will host National Agriculture Day on March 14, 2019. This will mark the 46th anniversary of National Ag Day which is celebrated in classrooms and communities across the country. The theme for National Ag Day 2019 is "Agriculture: Food for Life."

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

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Across Kentucky - March 15, 2019
March 7, 2019
Across Kentucky - March 15, 2019

The University of Kentucky is hosting a number of Kentucky Agriculture Training Schools this year at the Research and Education Center in Princeton.  KATS Coordinator Lori Rogers talks about the schools, the topics being covered, the training participants receive and how to sign up.

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Across Kentucky - March 14, 2019
March 7, 2019
Across Kentucky - March 14, 2019

Kentucky Farm Bureau’s Outstanding Youth, Marcus Wiseman and Lauren Rowlett, were among those attending the Congressional Tour.  Wiseman and Rowlett talked about their experience in Washington, DC, what they have learned about the role of Farm Bureau and the message they hoped to leave behind with their members of Congress.

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Across Kentucky - March 13, 2019
March 7, 2019
Across Kentucky - March 13, 2019

Farm Bureau members also heard from five of the six members of the Kentucky Congressional Delegation during the annual Farm Bureau Congressional Tour.  The Congressional Delegation addressed topics ranging from rural broadband to trade, labor issues and a number of other topics.

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