2015 FarmSCool - Kentucky Farm Bureau

2015 FarmSCool

 

Mercer County Farm Bureau co-sponsored FarmSCool for the children in Headstart through 2nd grades in our county on September 22 and September 24.  Over 500 students learned about goats, dairy cows, beef cows, chickens, pigs, horses, sheep, grains and tractors at the different stations.

 

 

 

 

KFB Spotlight

President's Column | The Methods Have Changed But the Tradition Remains
May 9, 2023
President's Column | The Methods Have Changed But the Tradition Remains

As farm families across the state continue with spring planting, I’m reminded of how far we have come over the years in this process, from an agricultural technology standpoint, while never losing sight of the reasons we plant a crop.

Water Quality and the Role of Agriculture
May 9, 2023
Water Quality and the Role of Agriculture

Improving water quality has been a long-term goal of the state’s agricultural sector well in advance of the many climate issues currently making headlines.

Down the Backroads | Looking Through the Eyes of My Heart"
May 9, 2023
Down the Backroads | Looking Through the Eyes of My Heart"

As humans, it’s very easy to draw conclusions about something by sight alone. But we don’t all see things—or in my case, places—in the same way. What I might think is beautiful, another may see just the opposite, and vice versa.