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Kentucky Family Wins Top Honor from American Farm Bureau Federation

Kentucky Family Wins Top Honor from American Farm Bureau Federation

Caleb and Leanne Ragland of LaRue County won a top honor during the American Farm Bureau Federation (AFBF) virtual convention today, being named winners of the Young Farmers & Ranchers “Achievement Award.”  

Down the Backroads: Family is a Verb
December 16, 2020
Down the Backroads: Family is a Verb

I, like so many others at this time of year, have a tendency to think about the past, especially events associated with the holiday season. Some of my favorite memories have taken place in December.

Comment Column: Agriculture Connects Us All
December 16, 2020
Comment Column: Agriculture Connects Us All

We’ve all seen or heard the jokes about 2020 being a disaster. For some, it cannot end soon enough. But 2020 is no joke! It has been a tough year—a year of devastating loss for too many. Our hearts go out to those who have lost loved ones to COVID-19 and those who are still coping with its health and economic impacts.  

President's Column: Looking Towards a Brighter Future
December 16, 2020
President's Column: Looking Towards a Brighter Future

As we come to the close of 2020, I am hard pressed to think of anyone who is not looking forward to moving on to a new year. This one has been tough on many levels.

Candid Conversation: Alyssa Cracraft, Kentucky Family Career and Community Leaders of America State President
December 16, 2020
Candid Conversation:  Alyssa Cracraft, Kentucky Family Career and Community Leaders of America State President

In this column, Alyssa Cracraft, the Kentucky Family Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) State President discusses her involvement in the organization, benefits of being involved in FCCLA, and the challenges and opportunities she, as a student, has faced in 2020.

Production Agriculture Leaders Making Their Voices Heard
December 16, 2020
Production Agriculture Leaders Making Their Voices Heard

In an effort to bring more awareness to advances in technology issues within the state’s agriculture industry and to keep the state’s agricultural and governmental organizations apprised of these issues, Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) and ag commodity groups throughout the state have joined together to form a state Coalition of Production Agriculture.

'Christmas for Fishes' Program a Popular Alternative to Throwing Out Your Tree
December 16, 2020
'Christmas for Fishes' Program a Popular Alternative to Throwing Out Your Tree

There’s nothing cozier than the warm glow of a Christmas tree filling a room. Add the scent of live evergreen, and you’re practically living in a Hallmark movie.