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OFFICERS

President   Joe Hagman
 Vice President   Tim Cecil
 Secretary/Treasurer   James Hagman
Office Secretary   Connie Wheatley
County Ag Agent   Evan Tate
 Farm Bureau Women's Chair   Michele Simpson
 Young Farmer Chair   Josh Smith

 

DIRECTORS

Marcus Allen   Lewisport
Gary Baker   Reynolds Station
Durward Cheek   Reynolds Station
Victor Hagman   Hawesville
Henry Hall   Lewisport
Dennis Johnson   Reynolds Station
James Lindsey   Hawesville
Gary Marsch   Lewisport
Franklin Powers   Hawesville
Wendell Richardson   Lewisport
Jared Stephens   Hawesville
David Winchell   Hawesville

 

Area Program Director: Tony Holloway
District #3

KFB Spotlight

KFB Marketbasket Survey Shows Increase in Food Prices for Second Straight Quarter
July 13, 2018
KFB Marketbasket Survey Shows Increase in Food Prices for Second Straight Quarter

After two years of slight quarterly declines in food prices, the most recent Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) Marketbasket Survey indicates a food-cost increase for a second straight quarter.

The survey, taken four times each year, price-checks 40 basic food items throughout the state in an effort to gauge current food-price trends. Since the end of 2016, surveyed food items had dropped by a total of $3.79 or just over three percent.

David S. Beck: The Next Chapter
June 29, 2018
David S. Beck: The Next Chapter

In making this transition, Beck acknowledges that change has come to Farm Bureau over the years and change is necessary to remain effective. But the organization exists for the same reasons in which it began nearly a century ago.

“To me, the value of Farm Bureau is doing things for the membership collectively that they can’t do by themselves,” he said. “And being a part of this organization has been a blessing to me.”

Statement from KFB President Mark Haney on Farm Bill passage
June 29, 2018
Statement from KFB President Mark Haney on Farm Bill passage

I would like to thank Senator Mitch McConnell on his extensive efforts to move forward the single most important piece of legislation affecting agriculture and rural communities.