2016 Harlan County Farm Bureau Member Appreciation Day
Harlan County Farm Bureau Member Appreciation Day was September 16 at the Frank Couch Farm Bureau Building. Board members, agents, secretary staff and the Young Farmer Committee talked with members about their state and local membership discounts and Easy Pay. Several membership discounts and local businesses were present: Avision Glass, Creech Chevrolet, Tommy’s Motorsports Polaris, ARH Hospital, and the Health Department. Free food and drinks were served to our members.
- Statement from Kentucky Farm Bureau President Mark Haney on Defense of Environment and Property Act of 2021
- July 29, 2021
“We offer our thanks to Senator Rand Paul for introducing the Defense of Environment and Property Act of 2021 as we look forward to the clarity such legislation would bring to the Waters of the U.S. issue."
- Finalists Named for 2021 Outstanding Young Farm Family Award
- July 26, 2021
Three finalists have been named for the 2021 KFB OYFF honor, in recognition of their achievements as part of the farming community. This year’s finalists are Jonathan and Jessica Gaskins of Adair County, Mark and Wesley Thomas of Hardin County, and Daniel and Kristan Wright of Jefferson County. The winner will be announced at the Kentucky Farm Bureau Annual Meeting later this year.
- Agricultural Exemption Number Required for Tax Exempt On-farm Purchases
- July 25, 2021
Effective January 1, 2022, KRS 139.481 requires that farmers have an Agriculture Exemption Number for use on Forms 51A158 and 51A159 to make purchases exempt from sales tax.