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OFFICERS

President   Calvin Shake
 Vice President   Bob Williams
  Secretary   Tommee Clark
 Treasurer   Clinton Kline
Farm Bureau Women's Chair   Catherine Shake
 Farm Bureau Women's Co-Chair   Sandi Deutsch
Young Farmer Chair   Daniel Wright
 Young Farmer Co-Chair   Samantha McNay 

 

DIRECTORS

Allen Baskett   Louisville
Larry & Tammy Butler   Louisville
Mrs. Tommee Clark   Louisville
George Deutsch   Taylorsville
George & Barbara Gagel   Louisville 
Larry Lose   Louisville
Jim & Pam Miles   Louisville
Guy Raymond   Louisville
Katherine Shake   Louisville
Almerine Stout, Jr.   Louisville
Sheryl Stout   Louisville
Kristan Wright   Smithfield
Bob Williams   Louisville
Bill & Becky Young   Louisville

KFB Spotlight

President's Column: Come Visit the Kentucky State Fair
August 12, 2019
President's Column:  Come Visit the Kentucky State Fair

By the time Kentucky Farm Bureau was founded as an organization in 1919, the Kentucky State Fair was already celebrating its 17th birthday, officially. But the fair has roots that date back to 1816, making it one of the oldest fair celebrations in the country.

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.