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KFB Candid Conversation with Kentucky Farm Bureau 2nd Vice President Sharon Furches

KFB Candid Conversation with Kentucky Farm Bureau 2nd Vice President Sharon Furches

KFB Candid Conversation presents a discussion about the topical issues facing the agricultural industry and rural communities in a question and answer format. In this column, Kentucky Farm Bureau Second Vice President Sharon Furches discusses farming during the COVID-19 pandemic.

KFB Well Represented at 101st American Farm Bureau Federation Convention
February 7, 2020
KFB Well Represented at 101st American Farm Bureau Federation Convention

With over 400 members attending, Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) was well represented during the American Farm Bureau Federation (AFBF) Annual Convention. In fact, Kentucky brought the largest member group from any state to this year’s event.

Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine and Kentucky: A Relationship for Nearly 7 Decades
February 7, 2020
Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine and Kentucky: A Relationship for Nearly 7 Decades

Since 1951, aspiring veterinary students from Kentucky have had an opportunity to apply to one of the most well-respected vet schools in the country and retain in-state tuition levels.

 

Across Kentucky Promo February 10, 2020 - February 14, 2020
February 6, 2020
Across Kentucky Promo February 10, 2020 - February 14, 2020

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Across Kentucky - February 14, 2020
February 6, 2020
Across Kentucky - February 14, 2020

The Kentucky Agriculture Training Schools will soon kick off at the University of Kentucky Research and Education Center in Princeton.  University of Kentucky Extension Soils Specialist Dr. Edwin Ritchey, who coordinates the program, talks about this year’s KATS schedule and the first School Tuesday, February 18, that will focus on weed and soil science.

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Across Kentucky - February 13, 2020
February 6, 2020
Across Kentucky - February 13, 2020

On Wednesday’s program we met Minerich Land and Cattle owner Bob Minerich who calls Richmond his home.  Today we learn about Minerich’s cattle herd, his passion for the animals he raises, and the pride he has in the way of life he has developed on his farm.

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Across Kentucky - February 12, 2020
February 6, 2020
Across Kentucky - February 12, 2020

A Richmond farmer is helping to preserve the heritage of agriculture in Kentucky on his farm that is nestled in the hills and valleys of the Bluegrass.  On today’s program we meet Bob Minerich who owns and operates Minerich Land and Cattle Company.

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