2015 Sixth Grade Safety Day

 

Mercer County Farm Bureau co-sponsored the Sixth Grade Safety Day in our county on September 18.  Over 240 students learned about safety at the different stations which included people from the Harrodsburg Police Dept. for drug/alcohol awareness, the Harrodsburg Fire Dept. about fire safety, lawn mowing safety, ATV safety, electrical safety, animal safety, railroad safety and how to prepare for a disaster by the Mercer Co. Medical Reserve Corp.

 

 

 

KFB Spotlight

Jonathan and Jessica Gaskins of Adair County Named Kentucky Farm Bureau's Outstanding Young Farm Family
October 19, 2021
Jonathan and Jessica Gaskins of Adair County Named Kentucky Farm Bureau's Outstanding Young Farm Family

Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) named Jonathan and Jessica Gaskins of Adair County its “2021 Outstanding Young Farm Family.” This annual award recognizes an individual or couple under the age of 36 who demonstrates strong farm management skills, KFB and community involvement and consistent financial growth through their farm.

Generation Bridge Brings New Leadership Opportunities to Specific Member Group
September 22, 2021
Generation Bridge Brings New Leadership Opportunities to Specific Member Group

As Kentucky Farm Bureau's Centennial Year came to a close in 2019, the Vision 100 Committee was created at the direction of KFB President Mark Haney. This committee, comprised of KFB volunteer leaders from the local level, as well as staff from both the Federation and the Insurance Company, was convened to help guide strategic planning for the future of the entire organization.

Commissioner Quarles proclaims Sept. 19-25 as Farm Safety and Health Week in Kentucky
September 19, 2021
Commissioner Quarles proclaims Sept. 19-25  as Farm Safety and Health Week in Kentucky

Commissioner of Agriculture Dr. Ryan Quarles has proclaimed Sept.19-25 as Farm Safety and Health Week in Kentucky to encourage farmers and farm workers to put their health and safety first at all times. The theme for this year's safety week is "Farm Safety Yields Real Results."