Garrard County Farm Bureau will host Safety Event at Annual Tobacco Cutting Contest in Bryantsville
Garrard County Farm Bureau encourages all farmers and friends to attend the Annual Tobacco Cutting Contest in Bryantsville, KY on Wednesday, September 12th.
Garrard County Farm Bureau will sponsor a Farmer Safety Event and health fair with information that could help save your life. Find out what it is like inside the Air Evac emergency helicopter.
Sign up for Garrard County Farm Bureau membership and save $20 with Farm Bureau status. We have invited a back care specialist, a substance abuse prevention organization, a yoga expert, emergency preparedness tech, fire district, electricity specialist, heart association administration and hearing test technician.
Safety event begins at 11am, free lunch is served at 12 noon and cutting contest begins at 1pm. Come out to 100 Bobby Noe Rd, Lancaster, KY. For more information please call 859-792-4900.
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- November 19, 2018
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- November 15, 2018
The American Farm Bureau Federation’s 33rd annual survey of classic items found on the Thanksgiving Day dinner table indicates the average cost of this year’s feast for 10 is $48.90, or less than $5.00 per person. This is a 22-cent decrease from last year’s average of $49.12.
“Since 2015, the average cost of Thanksgiving dinner has declined steadily and is now at the lowest level since 2010,” said AFBF Chief Economist Dr. John Newton.
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- November 7, 2018
Three finalists have been named for the 2018 Kentucky Farm Bureau OYFF honor, in recognition of their achievements as part of the farming community. The finalists are Nicholas and Bethany Hardesty of Meade County, Wesley and Alicia Logsdon of Pulaski County, and Drew and Liz White of Union County. The winner will be announced at the Kentucky Farm Bureau Annual Meeting at the end of November.