Across Kentucky – March 13, 2015

March is traditionally the month in which farmers do their annual registrations for farm vehicles, and 4-H and FFA chapters statewide, will be encouraging them to make special “ag tag” donations to advance those youth groups along with the Ky Proud program. Ky FFA Foundation’s Executive Director,...

Across Kentucky – March 2, 2015

March is the traditional month for farmers to renew their farm vehicle license plates at county clerks’ offices. It’s also the time for them to make special Ag Tag donations that will benefit 4-H, FFA, and Ky Proud programs. Ky Ag Commissioner, James Comer, encourages all farmers to participate and says...

Richard Preston honored for Distinguished Service to Agriculture

Louisville, KY (December 5, 2014) – Hardin County farmer Richard Preston has been named winner of Kentucky Farm Bureau’s annual award for Distinguished Service to Agriculture. He was honored at the organization’s 95th annual meeting at the Galt House Hotel, receiving an engraved watch and a...

Memories to Last a Lifetime

By: Rhonda Cornett There is never a dull moment serving on this committee. During our time on the committee we have had different folks serve as our director. From Jay McCants as our first director getting us acquainted with the committee, to Tony Holloway filling in the gap until Stacy Lowe took over, and...

Kentucky 4-H celebrates National Youth Science Day

VERSAILLES, Ky., (Oct. 11, 2012) – An oil spill had contaminated Bailey Beach, and it was up to a team of young engineers to design and construct a barrier capable of containing the spill and a robot capable of cleaning it up as quickly as possible. This was the premise of the 2012 National 4-H Youth...