Harlan County Youth demonstrate their talent in the KFB Youth Contest

 

Harlan County Farm Bureau had 4 contestants compete in the Kentucky Farm Bureau District 11 Youth Contest on November 1.  Rachel Jenkins & Whitney Eleftheriou performed “Hallelujah” for the Variety Show Act. Janice Dean presented an excellent speech on Agriculture. TJ Hensley won the male speech category by giving an excellent speech on agriculture.  Harlan County Farm Bureau is so proud of all its contestants.

 

Harlan County Farm Bureau President Don Miniard and Harlan County Farm Bureau Women's Chair Lindsey Boggs are pictured above with contests in the District 11 Youth Contest held on November 1.

 

KFB Spotlight

Statement from KFB President Mark Haney regarding proper labeling of meat products
March 21, 2019
Statement from KFB President Mark Haney regarding proper labeling of meat products

As a cattle producer, I am thankful to the General Assembly for passing House Bill 311 which will ensure lab-grown protein products are properly labeled for consumers. I would also like to thank Representative Michael Meredith for sponsoring this important bill.

President's Column
March 21, 2019
President's Column

Having just returned from the annual Congressional Tour in Washington, D.C., I’m always amazed and encouraged at the level of participation we have for this trip and other advocacy opportunities.

Down the Backroads
March 21, 2019
Down the Backroads

As I was growing up, we always had a few milk cows. To buy milk at the grocery store was laughable, we had our own! Most families grew their own food, as everyone had a garden.