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OFFICERS

President   Matt Gajdzik
Vice President   Julie Hammond
Secretary   Ray Tucker
Treasurer   John Wills
Farm Bureau Women's Chair   Debbie Rothenburger
Young Farmer Chair   Nathaniel Buckler
Young Farmer Co-Chair   Emily Buckler

DIRECTORS

Wayne Ashby   Shelbyville 
Cody Bain   Mt. Eden
Josh Ballard   Shelbyville
Melissa Ballard   Shelbyville
John Bradshaw   Waddy
David Case   Pleasureville
Paul Case   Pleasureville
Mary Courtney   Bagdad
Justin Courtney   Bagdad
Amanda Gajdzik   Shelbyville
Matt Gajdzik   Shelbyville
George Goetzinger   Bagdad
Guy Grubbs   Waddy
Julie Hammond   Shelbyville
William Hammond   Shelbyville
William Hardesty   Shelbyville
Paul Hornback   Shelbyville 
Charles Huffman   Shelbyville 
Malia Hurst    Shelbyville
James Insco   Shelbyville
Suzanne Insco   Shelbyville
Phyllis Koch   Eminence
Leslie Lafferty   Shelbyville
Samuel Lafferty   Shelbyville
Paul Langley   Shelbyville 
Joshua Martin   Taylorsville
Tiffany Martin   Taylorsville
Eddie Mathis   Shelbyville 
Mark McCall   Simpsonville
Bill Moffett   Shelbyville 
Rocky Oliver   Waddy
Allen Phillips   Shelbyville
Nathan Poole   Shelbyville
Walt Reichert   Simpsonville
Debbie Rothenburger   Shelbyville
Fred Rothenburger   Shelbyville
Daniel Rutledge   Shelbyville 
Dru Terhune   Shelbyville
Katherine Tingle   Shelbyville
Larry Joe Tingle   Shelbyville
Gwyn Trumbo   Shelbyville
John Trumbo   Shelbyville
Gilbert Ray Tucker   Shelbyville 
Gilbert Tucker   Finchville
James Tucker   Shelbyville
Jeremy Tucker   Shelbyville
Judith White   Waddy
John Wills   Shelbyville
Gene Witt   Shelbyville

KFB Spotlight

Down the Backroads: Unfamiliar Places Provide Familiar Feelings
May 5, 2021
Down the Backroads: Unfamiliar Places Provide Familiar Feelings

I have been blessed with the opportunity to travel quite a bit around our beautiful state and often I have visited places that seemed more special than others, even though I had never been there before.

KFB President Mark Haney: Passing the Farm to the Next Generation
May 5, 2021
KFB President Mark Haney:  Passing the Farm to the Next Generation

One of the most important issues facing the agriculture industry today is the ability to pass a farm on to the next generation either by inheritance or through selling. It sounds easy enough but often tax laws can make the process cumbersome and expensive.

AFBF President Zippy Duvall: Estate Tax Reform Threatens Sustainability of Family Farms
May 5, 2021
AFBF President Zippy Duvall: Estate Tax Reform Threatens Sustainability of Family Farms

As the current Congressional Session continues, lawmakers on both sides of the aisle are outlining their policy priorities and getting to work on making those priorities into law. Our team here in Washington, D.C., is tracking all these issues closely and working to ensure that priorities for U.S. agriculture remain front and center.