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KFB Marketbasket Survey Shows Increase in Food Prices for Second Straight Quarter

After two years of slight quarterly declines in food prices, the most recent Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) Marketbasket Survey indicates a food-cost increase for a second straight quarter.

The survey, taken four times each year, price-checks 40 basic food items throughout the state in an effort to gauge current food-price trends. Since the end of 2016, surveyed food items had dropped by a total of $3.79 or just over three percent.

Woodford County's SPARK Community Café Fights Hunger from a Different Perspective
June 8, 2018
Woodford County's SPARK Community Café Fights Hunger from a Different Perspective

Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles has made the hunger issue a top priority and began a Hunger Task Force comprised of various individuals, including representation from Kentucky Farm Bureau; coming together in hopes of finding answers that would alleviate this prevalent issue.

Kentucky Farm Bureau Studios Nominated For 10 Emmy Awards
June 8, 2018
Kentucky Farm Bureau Studios Nominated For 10 Emmy Awards

Kentucky Farm Bureau Studios, which produces the Emmy award-winning show Bluegrass & Backroads, received 10 nominations in the 54th Annual Ohio Valley Regional Emmy Awards. Bluegrass & Backroads, a show which highlights the culture and charm of Kentucky, airs on RFD-TV and Kentucky Educational Television weekly.

Down the Backroads: Writing with all your Heart
June 7, 2018
Down the Backroads: Writing with all your Heart
The Value of Membership
June 7, 2018
The Value of Membership

For nearly 100 years, Kentucky Farm Bureau has served as the “Voice of Agriculture,” in its efforts to help rural communities be successful, and from its beginning, KFB has operated as a grassroots organization. Today we have offices serving all 120 Kentucky counties.

Auction Nets more than $2K for Charity
June 7, 2018
Auction Nets more than $2K for Charity
Thanks to KFB's generous employees, the annual Metro United Way (MUW) Silent Auction was a great success! We were able to raise $2,100 for MUW through 30 items donated from individuals and departments across the company.
Across Kentucky Promo - June 11, 2018 - June 15, 2018
June 7, 2018
Across Kentucky Promo - June 11, 2018 - June 15, 2018

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