County Corner - Kentucky Farm Bureau

County Corner

County Farm Bureaus support every community in the Commonwealth through information, products and service programs including: Women's Leadership Activities, Ag in the Classroom, Commodity Market Information, Scholarships, Certified Roadside Farm Markets and our Young Farmers program.  County Farm Bureaus  have established a reputation as effective advocates for its members.  Check this space often for updates on County Farm Bureau programs and activities happening in our community.

Spencer County students awarded Farm Bureau scholarships
Spencer County students awarded Farm Bureau scholarships

Three Spencer County students received college scholarships from Spencer County Farm Bureau. In partnership with County Farm Bureaus, the Kentucky Farm Bureau Education Foundation awarded $465,400 this year to deserving students from across the Commonwealth.

Spencer County Farm Bureau Now Accepting College Scholarship Applications for the 2018-2019 School Year
Spencer County Farm Bureau Now Accepting College Scholarship Applications for the 2018-2019 School Year

Spencer County Farm Bureau will award three $2,000 scholarships for the current school year.

Spencer County Farm Bureau Receives 2017 Women's Gold Star Award of Excellence
Spencer County Farm Bureau Receives 2017 Women's Gold Star Award of Excellence

Recognized for the achievements of its women’s program this year, Spencer County Farm Bureau received the 2017 Gold Star Award of Excellence during Kentucky Farm Bureau’s annual meeting in Louisville.

Spencer County Student Attends Institute for Future Agricultural Leaders
Spencer County Student Attends Institute for Future Agricultural Leaders

Spencer County high school junior Conner Travis recently returned home from Kentucky Farm Bureau’s Institute for Future Agricultural Leaders.

KFB Spotlight

Agriculture Trade Deficit Continues to Grow
July 11, 2024
Agriculture Trade Deficit Continues to Grow

The nation's ag industry finds itself in record territory when it comes to a negative trade deficit.

Candid Conversation: David Knopf, National Agricultural Statistics Service
July 11, 2024
Candid Conversation: David Knopf, National Agricultural Statistics Service

David Knopf, Regional Director of the USDA, National Agricultural Statistics Service, Eastern Mountain Regional Field Office discusses the importance of data collection for the agriculture industry.

The Importance of Weather Data
July 9, 2024
The Importance of Weather Data

As farm families adjust to changing weather patterns, Kentucky has a system that can help.