Scott County Farm Bureau President's Message

 

Welcome to the Scott County Farm Bureau Web page. As you navigate through this site you’ll get a view of our county’s programs, emphases and activities.

Our officers and board members work hard toward the program goals of Farm Bureau. Likewise the hard work of our committees is illustrated through words and pictures.

We hope this site gives you a glimpse of what it’s like to be a Scott County Farm Bureau member. Come join us as we serve as a voice for agriculture and farmers in our area.

Sincerely,

David Jacobs, President

 

KFB Spotlight

2021 KFB Scholarship Awards: One for the Record Book
October 22, 2021
2021 KFB Scholarship Awards: One for the Record Book

While education has looked very different over the past year from its traditional classroom settings, the financial needs of students, especially those going on to higher education, has likely never been greater. Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) has recognized those needs for decades by establishing scholarship programs at the state and county levels.

Harvest 2021Continues: The Latest Crop Update
October 22, 2021
Harvest 2021Continues: The Latest Crop Update

Last month’s September crop report from the USDA’s National Agriculture Statistics Service, (NASS) Kentucky Field Office reported increased production levels for corn and tobacco over 2020, with a slight decrease in soybeans production.  Regional Director David Knopf said unless there are any unforeseen circumstances, he doesn't see any big changes coming as the harvest season progresses.

Glean Kentucky Making a Difference in the Battle Against Hunger
October 22, 2021
Glean Kentucky Making a Difference in the Battle Against Hunger

It has been estimated that more than 40 percent of the food produced in the U.S. goes unused, ending up in landfills. All the while approximately one in six Kentuckians suffers from some level of food insecurity.