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Terry Rowlett, President

OFFICERS

President   Terry Rowlett
 Vice President   James Mobley
 Secretary/Treasurer   Ginger Coombs
 Farm Bureau Women's Chair   Lynette Yount
 Young Farmer Chair   Curtis Coombs

 

DIRECTORS

Ralph Bryant   Eminence
Seth Bryant   New Castle
 Robert Bush   Campbellsburg
Curtis Coombs   Smithfield
Larry Congleton   Campbellsburg
Michael & Cindy Douglas   Pleasureville
 John Fischer   Campbellsburg
 Chris McBurney   New Castle
 Reid Moore   Campbellsburg
Dale Roberts   Pleasureville
Mark Roberts   Pleasureville
Jason Shryrock   Pleasureville
 John E. Smith   New Castle
Jerry Whitaker   Pendleton
Lynnette Yount   Eminence
Andy Zaring   Turners Station

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.