Henderson County 2017 Scholarship Winners

STUDENT

SCHOLARSHIP

HIGH SCHOOL

COLLEGE

MAJOR

Jessica Stoner

$1,000

Henderson County

Murray State University

Agronomy

Julie Hancock

$500

Henderson County

University of Kentucky

Agriculture & Medical Biotechnology

Cara Daniels

$500

Henderson County

Murray State University

Biology

James Robert Dawson

$500

Henderson County

Murray State University

Agriculture Business

Riley Mabe

$500

Henderson County

Murray State University

Agronomy

Jesslyn Watson

$500

Henderson County

Henderson Community College

Animal Science

Jace Pinkston

$500

Henderson County

Spalding University

Pre-Occup Therapy

Kristin Logsdon

$500

Henderson County

Brescia University

Accounting

Rebecca Robards

$500

Henderson County

Murray State University

Vocal Music Education

Lucas Osborne

$500

Henderson  County

Henderson Community College

Neuroscience & Biochemistry

KFB Spotlight

Stress on the Farm and in Rural America: Acknowledging its existence can be a good first step in combating this issue
June 25, 2019
Stress on the Farm and in Rural America: Acknowledging its existence can be a good first step in combating this issue

As much as farm families love what they do, there is a tremendous amount of stress that can come along with any farming operation, big or small; in good economic times or financial downturns.

Leading Young Ice Cream Entrepreneurs into the Value-Added Dairy Industry
June 25, 2019
Leading Young Ice Cream Entrepreneurs into the  Value-Added Dairy Industry

The Merriam-Webster dictionary defines the word “entrepreneur” as being, “one who organizes, manages, and assumes the risks of a business or enterprise.”  With that said, the likely image of an entrepreneur is not necessarily that of a teenager. However, Ben Williams and Taylor Cook did not get that memo. In fact, these two teens have been thinking about running a business of their own for quite some time.

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

In addition to being resourceful, hard-working and persistent, our nation’s farmers have been very patient. We have endured continued drops in net farm income, a host of natural disasters, and some of the most volatile commodity markets experienced in decades.