About Us

OFFICERS

President   Shelby Trimble
Vice President   Ralph Cooper
 Secretary   David Rouse
Treasurer   Kirk Alexander
Office Secretary   Penny Conley
Agency Manager   Rick Pumpelly
County Ag Agent   Tadd Campbell
Farm Bureau Women's Chair   Sally Walton
 Young Farmer Chair   Chris Hopper

 

DIRECTORS

Kirk Alexander   Mt. Olivet
William Clary   Mayslick
 Danny Collins   Maysville
Wayne Cropper   Mayslick
James Grant   Maysville
Matt Hardy   Maysville
Richard Hardy   Maysville
Chris Hopper   Maysville
Bill Peterson   Maysville
Curtis Rosser   Mayville
Tucker Pumpelly   Dover
 Walter Rosser   Dover
Mike Walton   Maysville

 

Area Program Director: Mike Tobin
District #9

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.