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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.

President's Column: Looking Towards a Brighter Future
December 16, 2020
President's Column: Looking Towards a Brighter Future

As we come to the close of 2020, I am hard pressed to think of anyone who is not looking forward to moving on to a new year. This one has been tough on many levels.

Candid Conversation: Alyssa Cracraft, Kentucky Family Career and Community Leaders of America State President
December 16, 2020
Candid Conversation:  Alyssa Cracraft, Kentucky Family Career and Community Leaders of America State President

In this column, Alyssa Cracraft, the Kentucky Family Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) State President discusses her involvement in the organization, benefits of being involved in FCCLA, and the challenges and opportunities she, as a student, has faced in 2020.

Across Kentucky - December 16, 2020
December 16, 2020
Across Kentucky - December 16, 2020

Brady Lawson is one of KFB's Outstanding Farm Bureau Youth for 2020.

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Two Agriculture-Related Classroom Projects in Kentucky to Receive CHS Foundation Grant Funding
December 15, 2020
Two Agriculture-Related Classroom Projects in Kentucky to Receive CHS Foundation Grant Funding

Kentucky students will learn their reading, writing, math, science and social studies lessons through agricultural-related activities thanks to 2, $500 grants awarded by the CHS Foundation, funded by charitable gifts from CHS Inc., and the National Agriculture in the Classroom Organization.

Brad Hay and Paul King Receive Kentucky Farm Bureau Excellence in Ag Literacy Award
December 15, 2020
Brad Hay and Paul King Receive Kentucky Farm Bureau Excellence in Ag Literacy Award

Brad Hay and Paul King, teachers at Simons Middle School in Fleming County, are the recipients of Kentucky Farm Bureau’s 2020 Excellence in Ag Literacy Award.

Across Kentucky - December 14, 2020
December 14, 2020
Across Kentucky - December 14, 2020

Mercer County is the top farm bureau county for 2020.

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