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Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles Sounds Alarm on Unsolicited Foreign Seeds

Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles Sounds Alarm on Unsolicited Foreign Seeds

Agriculture Commissioner Dr. Ryan Quarles is sounding the alarm about reports of foreign seeds being shipped unsolicited to Kentuckians across the Commonwealth. Kentucky is the fourth state known to receive suspicious packages of seeds that appear to have originated from China.

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

The University of Kentucky will host the Integrated Pest Management workshop next week at the Grain and Forage Center of Excellence in Princeton.  U.K. Extension Entomologist Dr. Ric Bessin says this year’s program will include topics about cost effective pest management, resistant weeds, soils, and more.

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Across Kentucky - March 5, 2020
February 27, 2020
Across Kentucky - March 5, 2020

Miss Kentucky Alex Franke says her year representing agriculture in the state has been fun and rewarding.  Franke says her highlights include having the chance to work with young people across the state and represent Kentucky at events such as the National Farm Machinery Show.

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Across Kentucky - March 4, 2020
February 27, 2020
Across Kentucky - March 4, 2020

The Kentucky Farm Bureau Beef Expo is expected to attract exhibitors and livestock from a number of surrounding states to the Kentucky Exposition Center this weekend.  Farm Bureau Commodity Division Director Joe Cain says the event will feature sales, youth shows, and a chance for the public to see beef cattle in the barns.

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