Henderson County 2017 Farm Follies

 

We are gearing up for the annual “Farm Follies” on February 23, 2017 at the Henderson Fine Arts Center. Each year the gifted and talented students of Henderson County write, produce, and perform plays regarding farms, farming, and agriculture. This year’s theme is popular movies and books such as “The Adventures of Cornocchio,” The Three Little Farmers,” “Harry Plopper,” “Tractor Express,” “Ben and the Beanstalk,” “Mary Croppins,” and “Amelia Bedelia and the Great Corntrastrophe.”

 

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May 17, 2019 - Statement From Kentucky Farm Bureau President Mark Haney on Trade and Tariffs
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May 17, 2019 - Statement From Kentucky Farm Bureau President Mark Haney on Trade and Tariffs

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