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Member Discounts
  • November 29, 2011

 (Membership Card Must Be Presented For Discount)

The Merchants listed below have agreed to extend valuable discounts to Oldham County Farm Bureau members.
Discounts may be obtained by presenting your membership card when a purchase is made.
For further information about becoming a member or learning about additional discounts
Call 222-1304 or visit the website kyfb.com.

Crestwood Barber Shop
6338 West Hwy 146
Crestwood, KY 40014
502.241.0998

$2.00 off HAIRCUTS


 
Oldham Countian of the Year Award
  • November 15, 2011

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 Kevin Eldridge (left) congratulated Kevin Jeffries (right) receipient of the Oldham Countian of the Year Award.

Oldham County Farm Bureau Federation Vice President Kevin Jeffries was honored on Tuesday, October 25, 2011 as Oldham Countian of the Year by the Oldham Chamber and Economic Development. This award was given in recognition of his dedication to Oldham County's agricultural heritage and his community service.

Kevin has served as President and is currently serving as Vice President of Oldham County Farm Bureau Federation Board of Directors. He has served as chairman of Oldham County Planning and Developement and President of the State Association of Conservation Districts.

A lifetime resident of Oldham County, Kevin and his family has been in farming for 60 years.

 


 
Current College Student Scholarship
  • February 08, 2011

A scholarship of $2,000 will be awarded annually to a student who is currently enrolled in a college/university or technical school. The recipient must be a member of Oldham County Farm Bureau at least one year prior to applying for this scholarship. If the student majors in agriculture, the scholarship increases to $3,000.

Scholarship Application (pdf)


 
Oldham County board member wins big at 2010 NAILE
  • January 19, 2011

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This heifer, owned by David McCall, a member of the Oldham County Board of Directors, won the 100th National Champion Red Poll Female at the 2010 North American International Livestock Expo. He bought the heifer at the 2010 Kentucky Beef Expo.

Pictured from left to right is Megan Jackson (holding the banner), Rick Davis (judge), Mike McCall, Fran Korthaus and David McCall.


 
Scholarships
  • November 17, 2010

Oldham County Farm Bureau now sponsors two scholarships for our county members. Last year we started our first scholarship in Oldham County. Our first recepient was Jared Dabbs. This year at our Annual Meeting our board of directors implemented a second scholarship, (The Boyd Johnson Honorary Scholarship) to honor retiring agriculture teacher Boyd Johnson. Both scholarships are for $2,000. If student is an ag major this amount increases to $3,000.

Click here for a copy of the application.  


 
Scholarship Winner
  • June 17, 2010
 Dabbs Photo 1 (Custom)    Oldham County Farm Bureau President Sam Finney presented a $2,000 Oldham County Farm Bureau scholarship to Jared Cole Dabbs.


 
FFA Award Winner
  • June 15, 2010
JessicaMcCall Jessica McCall was presented the 2010 FFA State Beef Award by Dave Maples, Executive Director, Ky. Cattleman's Association. Also pictured is 2009-2010 FFA Vice-President Nick Fleitz.


 
Oldham County
  • March 25, 2010

KFB supports every community through information products and service programs including Women's Leadership Activities, Ag in the Classroom, Commodity Market Information, Scholarships, Certified Roadside Farm Markets and Young Farmers. In addition, we offer a wide range of member benefits. Contact your local office today and learn how to get the most from your farm bureau membership.


 
National Ag Week
  • March 17, 2010

Barry Dawson agency manager of Oldham County Farm Bureau/LaGrange office visited LaGrange Elementary School on March 17, 2010. Oldham County Farm Bureau Federation donated a book (Soybeans in the Story of Agriculture) to the school library. The book was read by Mr Dawson to Ms. Terri Griffin's third grade class in recognitation of National Ag Week, March 14-20th. Librarian Ms. Michele Guthery was kind enough to make arrangements for Mr Dawson to read to the class in the Library . We will be donating copies to all of the grade schools in Oldham County.

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