Rita Taulbee receives Excellence in Ag Literacy Award

Louisville, KY (December 5, 2015) – Rita Taulbee, a teacher at Lebanon Junction Elementary School in Bullitt County, is the recipient of Kentucky Farm Bureau’s 2015 Excellence in Ag Literacy Award. The announcement was made at the organization’s 96th annual meeting, held at the Galt House Hotel in...

Ninety-Six high school students to attend KFB’s Institute for Future Agricultural Leaders

Louisville, KY (June 4, 2015) – Summer vacation may be only beginning for most students, but for 96 high school juniors the emphasis on education continues. These students, from 62 counties across the state, have accepted invitations to attend Kentucky Farm Bureau’s (KFB) 30th annual Institute for Future...

Joe Raley honored for Distinguished Service to Farm Bureau

Louisville, KY (December 6, 2013) – Bullitt County farmer Joe Raley has been named winner of Kentucky Farm Bureau’s (KFB) annual award for Distinguished Service to Farm Bureau. He was honored at the organization’s 94th annual meeting at the Galt House Hotel, receiving an engraved watch and a...

Ninety-four high school students to attend Institute for Future Agriculture Leaders

Louisville, KY (June 5, 2013) – Summer vacation may be only beginning for most students, but that doesn’t mean Kentucky Farm Bureau’s (KFB) emphasis on education is slowing down. Ninety-four high school juniors from 60 counties across the state have accepted invitations to attend KFB’s 28th annual...

The business of growing . .County Farm Bureaus in the mix with ag development initiative

County Agricultural Development Councils have been on a hot seat ever since the state’s historic agricultural development initiative got underway in 2001. The county councils, which include dozens of Farm Bureau leaders throughout the state, are charged with the responsibility of submitting project...

Ag education in Bullitt County

Bullitt County’s annual agriculture field day was held last month at the County Extension Office, with around 300 third-graders from three schools enjoying the presentations. Bullitt County FB joined with the extension office and other groups to stage the annual event. The various displays provided the...