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KFB President Mark Haney Statement on the China Trade Agreement

KFB President Mark Haney Statement on the China Trade Agreement

With today’s signing of the Phase I Trade Agreement between the U.S. and China, our farm families here and across the country have renewed hope of normalized agricultural trade between our country and what was once our largest ag-export market. 

Across Kentucky - December 6, 2019
November 26, 2019
Across Kentucky - December 6, 2019

USDA Farm Service Agency Director Richard Fordyce says he is pleased with the implementation of the Market Facilitation Program.  Fordyce talks about how the program is helping farmers, what could be coming in the future and the scope of the MFP program in the realm of what FSA does for agriculture.

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Across Kentucky - December 5, 2019
November 26, 2019
Across Kentucky - December 5, 2019

Kentucky Farm Bureau Second Vice-President Sharon Furches says her first year as a part of the executive leadership team has been exciting.  Furches talks about her role at the annual meeting, looking ahead at the next 100 years and her example as a female leader in agriculture.

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Across Kentucky - December 4, 2019
November 26, 2019
Across Kentucky - December 4, 2019

Along with the 100 year celebration for Kentucky Farm Bureau, will come a revision of policies that will include a celebration of accomplishments and charting a course for the future.  First Vice-President Eddie Melton talks about the centennial celebration, the policy revisions and other details. 

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Across Kentucky - December 3, 2019
November 26, 2019
Across Kentucky - December 3, 2019

Kentucky Farm Bureau will celebrate 100 years this week during the organization’s annual meeting at the Galt House in Louisville.  President Mark Haney talks about the annual meeting, presiding over the organization, special guests this year and other details.

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Across Kentucky - December 2, 2019
November 26, 2019
Across Kentucky - December 2, 2019

The final three months of each year seem to be the worst for deer collisions across Kentucky.  Kentucky Farm Bureau Insurance Communications Director Dan Smaldone breaks down the numbers and provides some tips for drivers who may have a deer collision.

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Kentucky Farm Bureau Announces Distinguished Service to Agriculture and Farm Bureau Recipients
November 25, 2019
Kentucky Farm Bureau Announces Distinguished Service  to Agriculture and Farm Bureau Recipients

Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) announced two annual award winners today: Sam Moore of Butler County, and former KFB president, has been named the Distinguished Service to Agriculture recipient and James Stuecker of Hardin County is the 2019 Distinguished Service to Farm Bureau Award winner.