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Kentucky Production Agri-Tech (KPAT) Initiative

Kentucky Production Agri-Tech (KPAT) Initiative

The backbone of Kentucky’s agriculture industry is the existence of family-owned production farms and supporting businesses located in every region of the state. Often small operations, these entities make up the majority of the ag industry in the Commonwealth, therefore representing a significant portion of the state’s overall economic development structure.

Across Kentucky - December 21, 2020
December 21, 2020
Across Kentucky - December 21, 2020

KFB President Mark Haney says 2020 was full of challenges and blessings.

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Across Kentucky - December 18, 2020
December 18, 2020
Across Kentucky - December 18, 2020

Ginny Lyle is one of KFB's Outstanding Farm Bureau Youth for 2020.

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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.

'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.

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.

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.