County Corner - Kentucky Farm Bureau

County Corner

County Farm Bureaus support every community in the Commonwealth through information, products and service programs including: Women's Leadership Activities, Ag in the Classroom, Commodity Market Information, Scholarships, Certified Roadside Farm Markets and our Young Farmers program.  County Farm Bureaus  have established a reputation as effective advocates for its members.  Check this space often for updates on County Farm Bureau programs and activities happening in our community.

Logan County Farm Bureau Recognized at 103rd KFB Annual Meeting
Logan County Farm Bureau Recognized at 103rd KFB Annual Meeting

Logan County Farm Bureau was recognized at the 103rd KFB Annual Meeting in Louisville. During the meeting, Logan County Farm Bureau received the Women's Gold Star Award and the Young Farmer Gold Star Award for program excellence. Jenna Coles won the female division of the state KFB Outstanding Farm Bureau Youth contest.

Logan County Farm Bureau Recognizes Youth at 2022 Annual Meeting
Logan County Farm Bureau Recognizes Youth at 2022 Annual Meeting

Logan County Farm Bureau held its Annual Meeting Saturday, September 10, at the Logan County Extension Office. Approximately 130 people attended

Logan County Farm Bureau Holds Summer Picnic
Logan County Farm Bureau Holds Summer Picnic

The annual picnic and business meeting is an opportunity for Farm Bureau to express appreciation to those who hold office and for the work they do on behalf of farmers and agriculture in general. 

Logan County Farm Bureau Members Meet with State Representatives in Frankfort
Logan County Farm Bureau Members Meet with State Representatives in Frankfort

Logan County Farm Bureau members attended the Kentucky Farm Bureau Legislative Drive-In March 16th in Frankfort. This event allowed county Farm Bureau leaders from across the state to visit directly with state senators and representatives at the state capitol. 

March 3, 2022
Logan County Farm Bureau Celebrates Food Check Out Day
Logan County Farm Bureau Celebrates Food Check Out Day

Logan County Farm Bureau in collaboration with the Logan County FFA chapter celebrated “Food Check-Out Day” at local grocery stores. 

Logan County Farm Bureau Recognizes Local Educators
Logan County Farm Bureau Recognizes Local Educators

Logan County Farm Bureau President Doug Milligan presented Joe Begley, Superintendent of Russellville Schools and Paul Mullins, Superintendent of Logan County Schools a gift of products produced by Logan County Students in the Logan County High School Agriculture Program.

Brock Repsher, Katherine Woodward, and Madelyn Hughes Shine at District 4 Outstanding Farm Bureau Youth and Variety Showcase Contests
Brock Repsher, Katherine Woodward, and Madelyn Hughes Shine at District 4 Outstanding Farm Bureau Youth and Variety Showcase Contests

Brock Repsher, Katherine Woodward, and Madelyn Hughes represented Logan County Farm Bureau at the KFB District 4 Outstanding Farm Bureau Youth and Variety Contests held at the Lera B. Mitchell Club House in Glasgow, KY.

Josh and Ashley Crocker Received the 2021 Logan County Farm Bureau Outstanding Young Farm Family of the Year Award
Josh and Ashley Crocker Received the 2021 Logan County Farm Bureau Outstanding Young Farm Family of the Year Award

Josh and Ashley Crocker received the 2021 Logan County Farm Bureau Outstanding Young Farm Family of the Year Award. LCFB Doug Milliken presented the award during the county's 2021 Annual Meeting.

Leann Martin Receives Logan County Farm Bureau Distinguished Service to Agriculture Award
Leann Martin Receives Logan County Farm Bureau Distinguished Service to Agriculture Award

Leann Martin received the 2021 Logan County Farm Bureau Distinguished Service to Agriculture Award for outstanding work in agriculture. 

Frances Brown Receives Distinguished Service to Logan County Farm Bureau Award
Frances Brown Receives Distinguished Service to Logan County Farm Bureau Award

Logan County Farm Bureau President Doug Milliken presented the Distinguished Service to Farm Bureau Award to Frances Brown. Frances and her entire family have been an important part of Logan County Farm Bureau for many years. 

Logan County Farm Bureau Holds 2021 Annual Meeting
Logan County Farm Bureau Holds 2021 Annual Meeting

The Logan County Farm Bureau held its annual meeting Saturday, September 11.

Local Media Honored for Contributions to Agriculture
Local Media Honored for Contributions to Agriculture

Logan County Farm Bureau honored the News-Democrat & Leader and WRUS Radio for promoting agriculture and the farm sector.  

Logan County Farm Bureau AG Appreciation Luncheon
Logan County Farm Bureau AG Appreciation Luncheon

Logan County Farm Bureau participated in the Logan County Ag Appreciation Luncheon held at the Logan County Extension Office on March 10. 

Logan County Farm Bureau Celebrates Food Check-Out Day
Logan County Farm Bureau Celebrates Food Check-Out Day

Each February Logan County Farm Bureau celebrates “Food Check-Out Day” in its local grocery stores.  The event recognizes American farmers for providing safe, affordable food. 

Johnson Family Dairy Recognized as the 2020 Farm of the Year by Logan County Farm Bureau
Johnson Family Dairy Recognized as the 2020 Farm of the Year by Logan County Farm Bureau

Daniel Johnson, owner of the Johnson Family Dairy, was recognized by Logan County Farm Bureau as the 2020 Farm of the Year. 

Russell Poore Receives the 2020 Logan County Distinguished Service to Agriculture Award.
Russell Poore Receives the 2020 Logan County Distinguished Service to Agriculture Award

Logan County Farm Bureau President Doug Milliken presented Russell Poore with the 2020 Logan County Distinguished Service to Agriculture Award. Russell has been a member of Logan County Farm Bureau for approximately 40 years.  He has been farming for 58 years with his wife Patsy near the Chandlers Chapel area of Logan County. 

Jerry Hughes Receives the Logan County Bureau Distinguished Service to Farm Bureau Award
Jerry Hughes Receives the Logan County Bureau Distinguished Service to Farm Bureau Award

Jerry Hughes received the Logan County Distinguished Service to Farm Bureau Award. Jerry has been a member of the Logan County Farm Bureau Board for 23 years and has served on several committees including Policy Development, Legislative, Feed Grains, and Wheat and Soybeans.

Brandon and Lauren Robey Named Logan County Farm Bureau Young Farm Family of the Year
Brandon and Lauren Robey Named Logan County Farm Bureau Young Farm Family of the Year

Brandon and Lauren Robey were named the 2020 Logan County Farm Bureau Young Farm Family of the Year.  The Robey's own “Double R Farms” which is located in South Logan County near Adairville. They began farming in 2012 and currently farm nearly 5,200 acres of corn, wheat and soybeans. 

Food Check-Out Day in Logan County
Food Check-Out Day in Logan County

Logan County Farm Bureau and the Logan County FFA chapter celebrated “Food Check-Out Day” on Feb 28 at the Russellville Price Less IGA and Piggly Wiggly Stores.

Agriculture Appreciation Breakfast
Agriculture Appreciation Breakfast

Trisha Campbell, Kentucky Farm Bureau’s 2019 Discussion Meet Winner was the featured speaker at the Agriculture Appreciation Breakfast Feb 6th at the Logan County Extension Office.

KFB Spotlight

American Farm Bureau Establishes 2023 Policies
January 13, 2023
American Farm Bureau Establishes 2023 Policies

Farmer and rancher delegates to the American Farm Bureau Federation’s 104th Convention today adopted policies to guide the organization’s work in 2023. Key topics ranged from expanding risk management programs and improving dairy pricing transparency to battling hunger.

Kentucky Farm Bureau Honored for Excellence by the American Farm Bureau Federation
January 9, 2023
Kentucky Farm Bureau Honored for Excellence by the American Farm Bureau Federation

The American Farm Bureau Federation presented awards to state Farm Bureaus at the organization’s 104th Convention. The awards recognize excellence in implementation of outstanding member programs and membership achievement in 2022.

Candid Conversation: Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources Commissioner Rich Storm
January 4, 2023
Candid Conversation: Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources Commissioner Rich Storm

Candid Conversation presents a discussion about the topical issues related to KFB priorities, the agricultural industry, and rural communities. In this column, Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources Commissioner Rich Storm discusses the mission of the department and how it can be of assistance to more than just those who like to hunt and fish.