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Youth Contest Results
  • November 25, 2013

The 2013 Variety Contest Winner who will represent District 2 at the State Annual Showcase is Savannah Abbagail Gilford from Henderson County and performed a vocal Solo entitled "I Turn to You". Second place was Samuel Enoch Winders from Crittenden County and Third Place was awarded to Annabelle Grace Watts, Daviess County.

2013 Variety Winners Pic (Custom)


Picture Attached from Right to Left is: 2nd Place Samuel Enoch Winders, Crittenden County, and First Place Savannah Abbagail Gilford, Henderson County; and Third Place Annabelle Grace Not Pictured.


The 2013 Outstanding Farm Bureau Youth Contest was also held October 17th and the results follow: First Place whom will represent District 2 in the State Contest at the KFB Annual Meeting went to Jessica Paige Murch - Henderson County and Cable Keith Wilson - McLean County. Second Place was awarded to Maggie Sims Collins - Crittenden County and Joseph Chancelloe Reed - Muhlenberg County, and third place goes to Bayley Lhea Ranes & Nolan Henry Pettit, both from Webster County.

2013 OFBY Winners & runners up (Custom)


Picture attached from Right to Left: Nolan Henry Pettit, Joseph Chancellor Reed, Cable Keith Wilson, Jessica Paige Murch, Maggie Sims Collins, and Bayley Lhea Ranes.

Hopkins County Annual Meeting
  • July 19, 2013

Hopkins County Farm Bureau Annual Meeting and Meal
Date: Saturday, August 24th, 6 p.m.
Location: Ballard Fair and Convention Center, 605 E. Arch St. Madisonville, KY
Price per plate: $5 (children 3 & under eat free)
Fried chicken, pulled pork, corn, green beans, rolls, piglet pie, banana pudding, sweet tea, water
Giveaways galore!!!



National Ag Literacy Day
  • July 15, 2013

FFA Officers from Madisonville North Hopkins High School read to students at a local elementary school during part of "Ag in the Classroom" and National Ag Literacy Day in March.

Our local board greatly supports and appreciates both schools for their eager participation. We are proud of our strong FFA chapters in our county!

FFA (Custom) FFApride (Custom)

Hopkins County Farm Bureau has tiling machine for rent
  • June 05, 2013

Hopkins County Farm Bureau has a pull-type field tiling machine available for rent to members at a cost of .05 per linear foot. Please call 270-452-0226. Members are required to provide their own tractor to pull the machine.



Food Check-Out
  • March 19, 2013

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Madisonville North Hopkins FFA students and Hopkins County Central High 
handed out food fact cards at Kroger during food checkout week in February.



Farm books read at local school
  • January 14, 2013
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Shannon Brumfield, county secretary, with a group of elementary students, after dedicating a book barn (built by local FFA chapter). Students looking at ag books appropriate for elementary age students. Books were bought and donated by the Hopkins County Farm Bureau Board of Directors. President D. Shawn Brumfield showing books to the students at a local school in town. The students shared whether they have been on a farm before and other information they know about farming. Mr.. Brumfield talked to the students about strawberries and when they are harvested.

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