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"It's Gooo-od": Feeding Kentucky Buys 10,000 Pounds of Purnell's Sausage

Agriculture Commissioner Dr. Ryan Quarles has announced Feeding Kentucky has purchased 10,080 pounds of Kentucky Proud pork sausage from the iconic Purnell’s “Old Folks” headquartered in Simpsonville, Kentucky. The purchase is funded by a historic donation from Kentucky Farm Bureau Mutual Insurance Company to Feeding Kentucky as part of the Kentucky Hunger Initiative last month.

Comment Column by KFB 1st Vice President Eddie Melton: We are Stronger Together
April 6, 2020
Comment Column by KFB 1st Vice President Eddie Melton: We are Stronger Together

I remember a time in the early 1980s, when being on the farm was difficult at best and almost impossible. I will admit, there was a point when I considered what life away from the farm would be like.

KFB Candid Conversation with Kentucky Farm Bureau 2nd Vice President Sharon Furches
April 6, 2020
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 Federation Executive Vice President Drew Graham: We Will Prevail
April 6, 2020
KFB Federation Executive Vice President Drew Graham: We Will Prevail

I have seen many situations develop through the course of my life on the farm, in public service, in education, and with Farm Bureau, but probably none like what we are going through now, due to COVID19. I know many of you are feeling the same way.

KFB Insurance CEO John Sparrow: Seeking more ways to serve you
April 6, 2020
KFB Insurance CEO John Sparrow: Seeking More Ways to Serve You

Helping relieve the anxiety of our members during the Coronavirus pandemic remains a priority for KFB Insurance.

Broadband Connectivity: Needed Now More Than Ever
April 6, 2020
Broadband Connectivity: Needed Now More Than Ever

With the many school and business closures that have come due to concerns over the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19), working from home has become more commonplace than most people likely ever dreamed of.

Kentucky Department of Agriculture And Kentucky Farm Bureau Provide COVID-19 Resource For Producers
April 6, 2020
Kentucky Department of Agriculture And Kentucky Farm Bureau Provide COVID-19 Resource For Producers

The Kentucky Department of Agriculture (KDA) and Kentucky Farm Bureau Federation have teamed up to develop a one-page COVID-19 pandemic resource for Kentucky producers.