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Annual Meeting Announcement
  • August 13, 2013

Grayson County Farm Bureau will be holding their Annual meeting on Wednesday, September 25th at the Centre on Main in Leitchfield. The meeting will start at 6:00 with a dinner being served. In order to get an accurate number of Farm Bureau members attending, we would ask that you call the local Farm Bureau office at 270-259-5653 to RSVP by September 15, 2013.

 


 

 
Life Line Screening
  • November 15, 2011

Grayson County Farm Bureau will be sponsoring a Life Line Screening at the Centre on Main in Leitchfield on November 16th, 2011.

A discounted rate will be given to all Farm Bureau members, mailing have been sent to all members showing screening that can be done. A new series of blood tests are being offered this year that just involves a finger prick for early detection of stroke factors.

Please remember early detection is the key in most health issues. For more information, please call your local Farm Bureau office.
 


 
Inline Hay Wrapper Available
  • September 29, 2011

Inline hay wrapper available for Grayson County farmers.Click here for more information.


 
Grayson County Farm Bureau awards scholarships
  • August 10, 2011

Each year Grayson County Farm Bureau awards $500 scholarships to local graduating students. In 2010, there were 9 scholarships given totaling $4,500. This year 13 scholarships were awarded totaling $6,500 was given to graduating seniors. There were 4,430 members as of last October in Grayson County; so that would be almost $1.50 from the portion of membership fee received by the county is awarded to a local student for college expense.

The scholarship is given to each recipient to spend on books, tuition or however it is needed. It is paid out in two (2) checks given to the student at the beginning of the first semester and the beginning of the second. The student MUST provided a class enrollment schedule to be able to receive their checks.

To be eligible for the scholarship you must meet the following qualifications:
• A parent or guardian of the student must be a member of Grayson County Farm Bureau
• Give some type of farming experience
• Provide a signed transcript of grades from the High School Counselor
• Must be a resident of Grayson County

Grayson County Farm Bureau takes pride in being able to award these scholarships each year and would like to “Thank” each and every member for making this possible. Your continued support in Farm Bureau will help us make this possible for many years to come.

The 13 Scholarships were awarded to the following students: Cody Bertram, Sarah M. Bratcher, Adam Tyler Downs, Kelci LeNee’ Fulkerson, Hunter Gary, Dustin Hayes, Alli Shena’ Higdon, Amy Kristyn Higdon, Tessa Dawn McDavid, Tiffany Danielle Meredith, Morgan Milam, Macy Lukas Purcell and Daril Tannan Roof.

Congratulations to all the recipients! We wish you the best in your endeavors and hope that you can continue to prosper in your future.
 


 
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