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Statement from KFB President Mark Haney regarding proper labeling of meat products

Statement from KFB President Mark Haney regarding proper labeling of meat products

As a cattle producer, I am thankful to the General Assembly for passing House Bill 311 which will ensure lab-grown protein products are properly labeled for consumers. I would also like to thank Representative Michael Meredith for sponsoring this important bill.

February 22, 2019 Legislative Report No. 5 - 2019 Kentucky General Assembly
February 22, 2019
February 22, 2019 Legislative Report No. 5 - 2019 Kentucky General Assembly
Across Kentucky Promo – February 25, 2019 - February 28, 2019
February 21, 2019
Across Kentucky Promo – February 25, 2019 - February 28, 2019

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Across Kentucky – March 1, 2019
February 21, 2019
Across Kentucky – March 1, 2019

The American Soybean Association and Valent USA are looking for applicants for the 2019 Agriculture Voices of America Program that will take place this summer in Washington, DC.  Jeff Smith with Valent USA talks about the history of the program, what participants will learn and how to apply.

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Across Kentucky – February 28, 2019
February 21, 2019
Across Kentucky – February 28, 2019

Kentucky Farm Bureau will partner with the Kentucky Department of Agriculture to host the annual Beef Expo this weekend at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville.  Expo Board President John Chism talks about the shows and sales, youth events and the trade show that will take place Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

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Across Kentucky – February 27, 2019
February 21, 2019
Across Kentucky – February 27, 2019

Kentucky Corn Growers President Mark Roberts says corn farmers faced some tough challenges in 2018, but are hoping a new Canada Mexico Trade deal will bring some better prices in 2019.  Roberts also talks about a special car that is bringing attention to the benefits of E-85 ethanol in Kentucky.

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Across Kentucky – February 26, 2019
February 21, 2019
Across Kentucky – February 26, 2019

FFA chapters from the across the state partnered with one National Farm Machinery Show exhibitor to hand out popcorn and take donations for chapter activities this year.  Madison Central FFA President Lydia Carey talks about their chapter, how they plan to use the donations and what students are learning in the FFA and Vocational Agriculture program at the school. 

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