Scott County Farm Bureau Young Farmers

 

Daniel, Alison, and Creighton Smith and James, Alvin, and Debbie Lyons

Attending the 2009 Young Farmers Summer Outing in Bowling Green were Daniel, Alison and Creighton Smith along with James Lyons and Alvin and Debbie Lyons. As part of the entertainment, Young Farmers attended a Bowling Green HotRod Minor League baseball game.

 

 

 

 

 

James Lyons received the State Young Farmers Scholarship from Greg Harris.

James Lyons of Scott County received the State Young Farmers Scholarship from Greg Harris, Madison County, Kentucky Farm Bureau Young Farmers Chair, at the recent Summer Outing of Kentucky Young Farmers held in Bowling Green, KY. James, son of Debbie and Alvin Lyons, is a junior at the University of Kentucky where he is majoring in Agricultural Economics.

 

 

 

 

 

 

KFB Spotlight

Farm Bureau Survey: Thanksgiving Dinner Cost Down for Third Straight Year
November 15, 2018
Farm Bureau Survey: Thanksgiving Dinner Cost Down for Third Straight Year

The American Farm Bureau Federation’s 33rd annual survey of classic items found on the Thanksgiving Day dinner table indicates the average cost of this year’s feast for 10 is $48.90, or less than $5.00 per person. This is a 22-cent decrease from last year’s average of $49.12.

“Since 2015, the average cost of Thanksgiving dinner has declined steadily and is now at the lowest level since 2010,” said AFBF Chief Economist Dr. John Newton.

Finalists Named for the 2018 Outstanding Young Farm Family Award
November 7, 2018
Finalists Named for the 2018 Outstanding Young Farm Family Award

Three finalists have been named for the 2018 Kentucky Farm Bureau OYFF honor, in recognition of their achievements as part of the farming community. The finalists are Nicholas and Bethany Hardesty of Meade County, Wesley and Alicia Logsdon of Pulaski County, and Drew and Liz White of Union County. The winner will be announced at the Kentucky Farm Bureau Annual Meeting at the end of November.

Kentucky Farm Bureau Hosts 2019 Legislative Preview Meeting
November 7, 2018
Kentucky Farm Bureau Hosts 2019 Legislative Preview Meeting

Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) leaders and commodity executives from across the state gathered for a legislative preview meeting on November 7, 2018 at the KFB headquarters in Louisville, Kentucky. The group of more than 30 individuals representing agriculture commodity groups came together to discuss several ag-related topics and the many legislative needs and concerns of farmers and rural communities throughout the Commonwealth.