County Corner - Kentucky Farm Bureau

County Corner

County Farm Bureaus support every community in the Commonwealth through information, products and service programs including: Women's Leadership Activities, Ag in the Classroom, Commodity Market Information, Scholarships, Certified Roadside Farm Markets and our Young Farmers program.  County Farm Bureaus  have established a reputation as effective advocates for its members.  Check this space often for updates on County Farm Bureau programs and activities happening in our community.

Fleming County students awarded Farm Bureau scholarships
Fleming County students awarded Farm Bureau scholarships

Nicholas Clark, Zachary Hyatt, Katlyn Jett, Carson Prater, and Allie Thomas, all seniors at Fleming County High School, are each the recipient of a $1,000 college scholarship from Fleming County Farm Bureau.

Fleming County student attends Institute for Future Agricultural Leaders
Fleming County student attends Institute for Future Agricultural Leaders

Fleming County high school junior Katie Burke recently returned home from Kentucky Farm Bureau’s Institute for Future Agricultural Leaders (IFAL).

Fleming County student attends Institute for Future Agricultural Leaders
Fleming County student attends Institute for Future Agricultural Leaders

Fleming County high school junior J.W. Cox recently returned home from Kentucky Farm Bureau’s Institute for Future Agricultural Leaders (IFAL). 

Fleming County Attends the 2018 Legislative Drive-in and Food Check-out Day
Fleming County Attends the 2018 Legislative Drive-in and Food Check-out Day

Kentucky Farm Bureau held its annual Legislative Drive-In in Frankfort on Wednesday, March 7, 2018. During the Drive-In, Farm Bureau members met with their state senators and representatives and advocated on behalf of agriculture.

Fleming County Farm Bureau Receives 2017 Women's Gold Star Award of Excellence
Fleming County Farm Bureau Receives 2017 Women's Gold Star Award of Excellence

Recognized for the achievements of its women’s program this year, Fleming County Farm Bureau received the 2017 Gold Star Award of Excellence during Kentucky Farm Bureau’s annual meeting in Louisville.

Project by Fleming County Student Featured in Kentucky Farm Bureau's "Science in Agriculture" Displays
Project by Fleming County Student Featured in Kentucky Farm Bureau's "Science in Agriculture" Displays

Fleming County student, Laney Pease, was among the 12 students selected from across the state to display their agriculture science projects at this week’s Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) annual meeting in Louisville.

Project by Fleming County Students Featured in Kentucky Farm Bureau's "Science in Agriculture" Displays
Project by Fleming County Students Featured in Kentucky Farm Bureau's "Science in Agriculture" Displays

Fleming County students Casey Hickerson and Jenna Utterback were among the 12 students selected from across the state to display their agriculture science projects at this week’s Kentucky Farm Bureau annual meeting in Louisville.

Fleming County Student Attends Institute for Future Agricultural Leaders
Fleming County Student Attends Institute for Future Agricultural Leaders

Fleming County high school junior Katie Jett recently returned home from Kentucky Farm Bureau’s Institute for Future Agricultural Leaders. Jett and 43 other high school students from around the state attended the five-day summer leadership conference, held June 18-22 at the University of Kentucky.

Fleming County Farm Bureau Scholarship Application
Fleming County Farm Bureau Scholarship Application

To apply for this scholarship, students must be a child of a Fleming County Farm Bureau member family, finish high school within the year they apply, and have a 2.0 GPA or higher. 

Key Programs of Fleming County Farm Bureau
Key Programs of Fleming County Farm Bureau

A list of the key events held by Fleming County Farm Bureau

KFB Spotlight

Nominations Open for Kentucky Farm Bureau's 2024 Farm Woman of the Year
May 7, 2024
Nominations Open for Kentucky Farm Bureau's 2024 Farm Woman of the Year

The annual award honors the outstanding achievements of women in Kentucky agriculture. Recipients represent the highest levels of professional excellence, leadership and innovation in farming.

We Can No Longer Ignore the Losses We are Seeing in Farmland
May 2, 2024
We Can No Longer Ignore the Losses We are Seeing in Farmland

That is the goal of the KFTI, as we work together to make sure the farmland we have remains in production now and for future generations.

Down the Backroads | There Are Many Ways to Help Others
May 2, 2024
Down the Backroads | There Are Many Ways to Help Others

I think there is something inherent in most people to lend a helping hand to another who is obviously in need.