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Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles Sounds Alarm on Unsolicited Foreign Seeds

Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles Sounds Alarm on Unsolicited Foreign Seeds

Agriculture Commissioner Dr. Ryan Quarles is sounding the alarm about reports of foreign seeds being shipped unsolicited to Kentuckians across the Commonwealth. Kentucky is the fourth state known to receive suspicious packages of seeds that appear to have originated from China.

KFB President Mark Haney Statement on House Bill 59
March 4, 2020
KFB President Mark Haney Statement on House Bill 59

Kentucky Farm Bureau fully supports House Bill 59, which raises awareness for mental health by designating the Wednesday of National Farm Safety Week as Farmer Suicide Prevention Day.

February 28, 2020 - Legislative Report No. 9 - 2020 Kentucky General Assembly
February 28, 2020
February 28, 2020 - Legislative Report No. 9 - 2020 Kentucky General Assembly
Advocacy in Action: The 2020 KFB Congressional Tour
February 27, 2020
Advocacy in Action: The 2020 KFB Congressional Tour

In keeping with their advocacy efforts in 2020, nearly 350 Kentucky Farm Bureau members made their way to Washington, D.C. as part of the organization’s annual Congressional Tour.

Kentucky Farm Bureau Announces Two New Podcasts and Changes to the Across Kentucky Radio Program
February 27, 2020
Kentucky Farm Bureau Announces Two New Podcasts and Changes to the Across Kentucky Radio Program

Kentucky Farm Bureau introduces two new podcasts, "Candid Conversation with Tim Thornberry" and "The Farmer's Voice" hosted by Alan Watts

Across Kentucky Promo March 2, 2020 - March 6, 2020
February 27, 2020
Across Kentucky Promo March 2, 2020 - March 6, 2020

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Across Kentucky - March 6, 2020
February 27, 2020
Across Kentucky - March 6, 2020

The University of Kentucky will host the Integrated Pest Management workshop next week at the Grain and Forage Center of Excellence in Princeton.  U.K. Extension Entomologist Dr. Ric Bessin says this year’s program will include topics about cost effective pest management, resistant weeds, soils, and more.

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