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Seeding Rural Resilience Act Will Help Farmers and Ranchers

Seeding Rural Resilience Act Will Help Farmers and Ranchers

The American Farm Bureau Federation supports the Seeding Rural Resilience Act sponsored by Sens. Jon Tester (D-Mont.) and Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa), which is designed to help farmers respond to stress and decrease the stigma associated with mental health care in rural communities.

Farm Bureau: Focus on Trade Negotiations
September 4, 2019
Farm Bureau:  Focus on Trade Negotiations

From American Farm Bureau Federation President Zippy Duvall: “While the latest Chinese tariffs are no surprise, they are no more welcome than before. The Trump Administration must focus on keeping the negotiations with China on course to resolve this trade war.

Across Kentucky September 2, 2019 - September 6, 2019
August 29, 2019
Across Kentucky September 2, 2019 - September 6, 2019

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Across Kentucky - September 6, 2019
August 29, 2019
Across Kentucky - September 6, 2019

After the Black Patch Festival was put on hold for World War II in 1941, it wasn't held again until the early 1970’s.  Roy Gene Rogers talks about the modern day festival that will take place Friday, September 6, and Saturday, September 7, the events taking place and one of the main reasons behind the festival.

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Across Kentucky - September 5, 2019
August 29, 2019
Across Kentucky - September 5, 2019

Princeton in Caldwell County is the home of Kentucky’s Black Patch Festival, which is a celebration of the tobacco industry in the commonwealth.  Princeton Optimist Club member Roy Gene Rogers talks about the history of the black patch region and how the Black Patch Festival began in the 1930’s.  

Across Kentucky - September 4, 2019
August 29, 2019
Across Kentucky - September 4, 2019

CPC Commodities in Fountain Run will host their annual Agriculture Field Day Thursday, September 5.  We talk with Ivan Pettigo about the history of the field day and preview what farmers and others can learn by taking a day out to participate in the field day.

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Across Kentucky - September 3, 2019
August 29, 2019
Across Kentucky - September 3, 2019

An auctioneer from Fairview sold the Grand Champion Kentucky Country Ham during the 56th Annual Kentucky Farm Bureau Country Ham Breakfast at the Kentucky State Fair.  We meet auctioneer Jonathon Hoover, find out about how it was to sell the ham and learn what gave him his start as an auctioneer. 

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