Terry Creech named 2018 Farmer of the Year by Harlan County Farm Bureau

Terry Creech of Cumberland Kentucky received the 2018 Harlan County Farmer of the Year Award. Terry and Gwen Creech own and operate Appletree in Cumberland, Kentucky. 

Terry Creech received the 2018 Farmer of the Year award from Harlan County Farm Bureau President Don Miniard during the Harlan County Farm Bureau Annual Picnic on August 18th.

Appletree is open 10am-5pm Tuesday – Saturday from August 28 - December.  Appletree sells a large variety of apples including Gala, Molly’s Delicious, Winesap and Rambo.  Apple Tree is a Certified Kentucky Farm Bureau Roadside Farm Market. 

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.