About Us

OFFICERS

President   Glen Kinder
Vice President   Charles Murphy
 Secretary/Treasurer   Sandra Rudolph
Farm Bureau Women's Chair   Becky Kinder
 Young Farmer Chair   Glen Kinder

 

DIRECTORS

Paul Akridge   Eddyville
Randy Armstrong   Kuttawa
 Russ Bingham   Kuttawa
Bobby Birdsong   Eddyville
Terry Duncan   Eddyville
 Wendell Garner   Kuttawa
Chris Hooks   Eddyville
Yolanda Jones   Eddyville
Becky Kinder   Eddyville
Angela Magney   Eddyville
George Martin   Eddyville
Jackie Millikan   Eddyville
John Rudolph   Eddyville
Quinn Sutton   Eddyville
Tim Waters   Eddyville
Brent White   Eddyville
Anthony Young    Kuttawa

 

Area Program Director: David Davis
District #1

KFB Spotlight

Comment Column: KFB Young Farmer Chair Tyler Ferguson talks about farming and a rural way of life
April 23, 2019
Comment Column:  KFB Young Farmer Chair Tyler Ferguson talks about farming and a rural way of life

Having grown up working on my grandparent’s farm, I learned at an early age an appreciation of the farming way of life. I was taught the value agriculture holds for my family and the world around me. 

A Look at Agriculture Outside the US: Seeing Argentina agriculture gives Kentucky farmers a new appreciation here, at home
April 5, 2019
A Look at Agriculture Outside the US:  Seeing Argentina agriculture gives Kentucky farmers a new appreciation here, at home

Sometimes, the best way to see more clearly, and perhaps appreciate more, a specific issue that is close to home, is to observe if from a different perspective, in a different place.  

Staying out of the Weather: Compost bedded pack barns could eliminate some wintertime hassles
April 4, 2019
Staying out of the Weather:  Compost bedded pack barns could eliminate some wintertime hassles

Since the end of last December, several head of a beef cattle herd on the David and Mollie Appelman / ATM Farm, were kept in a compost bedded pack barn throughout the winter months, rather than out in the wet winter weather. The idea led to dryer feeding conditions, less water/waste run-off, easier working conditions, and happier cows.