About Us

OFFICERS

President   Troy Martin
Vice President   Kevin Dotson
Secretary   Lesley Martin
Treasurer   Diane Hardesty
Office Secretary   Shari Workman
Agency Manager   John Delong
County Ag Agent   Vacant
Farm Bureau Women's Chair   Darlene Gifford
 Young Farmer Chair   Lyle Hendrix


DIRECTORS

 Jamie Brumagen   Mt. Olivet
 Melissa Dotson   Mt. Olivet
Darlene Gifford   Germantown
Lyle Hendricks   Mt. Olivet
Russell Lovins   Mt. Olivet
Darrin Martin   Mt. Olivet
James & Kathy Stewart   Mt. Olivet

 

Area Program Director: Mike Tobin
District #9

KFB Spotlight

Kentucky Facing Unprecedented Drought
October 7, 2019
Kentucky Facing Unprecedented Drought

The Office of the State Climatologist and the Kentucky Energy and Environment Cabinet, in coordination with the Kentucky Drought Mitigation Team, are issuing a Level 2 for 78 counties and a Level 1 drought declaration for 42 counties.

International Trade Agreements "Vital" to Kentucky Agriculture
October 1, 2019
International Trade Agreements "Vital" to Kentucky Agriculture

In September 2018, the Whitehouse announced a trade deal had been reached with two of the United States’ largest trading partners, Canada and Mexico.

Statement from KFB President Mark Haney: Repeal of the 2015 Waters of the United States Rule
September 12, 2019
Statement from KFB President Mark Haney: Repeal of the 2015 Waters of the United States Rule

Repeal of the 2015 Waters of the United States rule is a victory for clean water and clear rules. As farmers, we share the goal of protecting the nation’s water, but the 2015 Waters of the United States rule was unreasonable and unworkable. It made conservation more difficult and created huge liabilities for farmers.