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2015 IFAL
  • June 26, 2015

Gracie Furnish and Travis Fry represented Harrison County this past week at IFAL on the University of Kentucky campus.

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National Agriculture Literacy Week
  • March 24, 2015

 In celebration of National Agriculture Literacy Week, the local federation donated and read 'The Apple Orchard Riddle' to local schools, as well as the local public library.  Pictured here are: Ally Barnett reading to a class at Eastside Elementary School,  County Judge-Executive Alex Barnett reading at storytime  at the public library,  and Insurance Agency Manager Dustin Rose reading to a class at Northside Elementary School. We welcome any opportunity to share agriculture with our youth!

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Food Check-out Week 2015
  • March 17, 2015

In celebration of Food Check-out Week, Harrison County Farm Bureau made a donation to both of the local food pantries, Harrison County Food Pantry and Hope's Helping Hand Pantry. We also made a donation to the Weekend Snack Bag Program. (The Weekend Snack Bag Program is a program our local public school system has started-They send food home with kids on the weekends.)

 

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2014 Outstanding Young Farm Family
  • October 01, 2014

David & Jessical Barnes Outstanding Young Farm Family 2014

David and Jessica Barnes were named Outstanding Young Farm Family, 2014 at the Harrison County Annual Meeting! Other Outstanding Youth Winners recognized were:

Outstanding Female Winner Mary Grace Furnish
Outstanding Male Winner Isaac Dailey
Variety Winner Macey Ollinger

 

 
2014 Annual Meeting & Meal
  • September 16, 2014

The Harrison County Farm Bureau Annual Meeting and Meal will be held on September 18, 2014 at the Harrison County Extension Office.

 
2014 Harrison County Scholarship Awards
  • June 10, 2014

Harrison County Farm Bureau Women's Chair Ashley Dunaway presented scholarships to the 2014 recipients at Senior Award's Night, June 2nd. Joshua Dillon Pulliam, Audrey Michelle Ramsey, & Alexander Lynn Barnett each received a $1,000 scholarship from Harrison County Farm Bureau. Erin Bradford received a $1,000 scholarship from the Kentucky Farm Bureau Education Foundation. We extend our best wishes to these students as they further their education!

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Ag Literacy Week
  • April 14, 2014

In celebration of Ag Literacy Week, the local board donated a copy of this year's Ag Accurate Book to each of the elementary schools, as well as the public library.

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 Pictured is Women's Chair Ashley Dunaway reading to a second grade class at Northside Elementary School.

 

We are pleased to have been invited to set up at West Elementary School's health fair. We enjoyed the opportunity to educate our youth on the importance of agriculture. 

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Scholarship Opportunities
  • February 03, 2014

The local federation will award three $1,000 scholarships to local high school seniors who wish to further their education. Scholarship applications have been delivered to the local high school guidance counselors and FFA teachers. Applications can also be obtained at the local Farm Bureau office at 3186 US Highway 27 South; or by contacting the local women's chair Ashley Dunaway. Ashley can be reached by calling 234-0957.

 


 

 
Harrison County Farm Bureau Annual Meeting
  • September 20, 2013

Please find attached three pictures from our Annual Meeting. The meeting was held on September 19th. One of the pictures is of Fritz & Alex Barnett. The one with the small child is of our Young Farmer Chair-Phil Terhune presenting a $150 gift certificate to the Outstanding Young Farm Family. Tom Zack, Kayleigh, & Audrey Evans. The third picture is of our two Outstanding Youth contestants. Mary Grace Furnish (left) and Ally Barnett (right). Ally was the winner. She will represent Harrison Co. at the District contest on Oct. 20th.

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Harrison County Farm Bureau Member Benefits
  • June 10, 2013

Click here for the Local Benefits Flyer.


 
Local Scholarships and IFAL Participants
  • June 10, 2013

Harrison Co FB Federation awarded 3 $1,000 scholarships to high school seniors who are pursuing higher education. The 2013 winners are Joseph Bush, Kyle Foster & Rebecca Quinn Switzer. Also, Susan Brooke Darnell of Harrison County was chosen to receive a state federation scholarship.

Ally Barnett of Harrison County was chosen to participate in the IFAL program at UK this summer.
 


 
Southside Elementary School Health Fair
  • March 29, 2013

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Kim Darnell at the Southside Elementary
School Health Fair on Friday, March 22, 2013.

 


 

 
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