TJ Hensley won 1st place at KFB District 11 youth Contest

 

Harlan County Farm Bureau Youth Contestant TJ Hensley won 1st Place at the Kentucky Farm Bureau District 11 Youth Contest.  He will be represent District 11 at the Kentucky Farm Bureau Annual Meeting in Louisville on November 29.  TJ gave an excellent speech on Agriculture and aced the interview to bring home 1st place. 

 

 

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Farm Bill Headed To President's Desk For Signature
December 13, 2018
Farm Bill Headed To President's Desk For Signature

Kentucky is ‘home to more than 75,000 farms. They produce everything from soybeans and poultry to horses and corn. Those families are looking to us for help and stability. And when President Trump signs our Farm Bill into law, more stability is just what they will get.’

Farm Bill Passes the House of Representatives
December 13, 2018
Farm Bill Passes the House of Representatives

December 12, 2018 - Today the House of Representatives passed a five-year Farm Bill. Congressman Comer, along with 368 other congressional colleagues, voted in support of the bill. The Agriculture Improvement Act (H.R. 2) includes many incremental wins for rural America. It fully protects crop insurance, makes significant improvements to rural broadband, and implements key changes to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP).

Kentucky Farm Bureau President Mark Haney Statement on Passage of the Farm Bill
December 12, 2018
Kentucky Farm Bureau President Mark Haney Statement on Passage of the Farm Bill

I can’t tell you how pleased I am we have passage of the 2018 Farm Bill. As I have said before, this bill is the single most important piece of legislation connected to agriculture we have, and with its passage comes the certainty farm families need to move forward with their operations, in a very challenging ag economy.