Across Kentucky – January 27, 2016

A feature report with Graves County farmer, Keith Lowry, who was recently named by Farm Bureau as Kentucky’s Farmer of the Year. Lowry produces over 9,000 acres of crops, has an excavating enterprise and does a little commercial truck hauling. Lowry will represent Kentucky at a similar, multi-state...

Keith Lowry of Graves County Named 2015 Kentucky Farm Bureau “Farmer of the Year.”

Louisville, KY (December 4, 2015) – Vincent “Keith” Lowry of Graves County  was honored as the 2015 Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) “Farmer of the Year” during the organization’s 96th annual meeting in Louisville. Each year, KFB recognizes an individual whose efforts not only strengthen the state’s...

“Farmer of the Year” applications now being accepted

Louisville, KY (April 20, 2015) – The 2015 Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) “Farmer of the Year” application process is now open, and the organization is seeking the Commonwealth’s finest nominees for this prestigious award. KFB initiated a “Farmer of the Year” awards program as a way to recognize its...

KFB Reports – January 2015

In this edition we travel to Louisville for the 95th Kentucky Farm Bureau Annual...

Jack Trumbo named “Farmer of the Year”

Louisville, KY (December 5, 2014) – Jack Trumbo, a 64-year farming veteran of Shelby County, was honored as the 2014 Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) “Farmer of the Year” during the organization’s 95th annual meeting in Louisville. Each year, KFB recognizes an individual whose efforts not only strengthen...

Kentucky Farm Bureau ready to host 95th Annual Meeting

Louisville, KY (November 19, 2014) – More than 1,500 Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) members from across the state will gather for the organization’s 95th annual meeting December 3-6 at the Galt House Hotel in Louisville, Kentucky. Delegates from all of the state’s 120 counties assemble for the four-day...

2014 “Farmer of the Year” finalists named

Louisville, KY (October 29, 2014) – The competitive field for one of Kentucky Farm Bureau’s (KFB) top honors is now down to its three finalists as preliminary judging of the 2014 “Farmer of the Year” award is complete. Ronnie Cooper of Lincoln County, Keith Lowry of Graves County, and Jack Trumbo of...

“Farmer of the Year” applications now being accepted

Louisville, KY (April 10, 2014) – The 2014 Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) “Farmer of the Year” application process is now open, and the organization is seeking the Commonwealth’s finest nominees for this prestigious award. KFB initiated a “Farmer of the Year” awards program as a way to recognize its...

Across Kentucky – December 23, 2013

A feature report with Hardin County’s Ray Allen Mackey, selected at 2013’s Farmer of the Year by Kentucky Farm Bureau. Mackey who’s had a long and distinguished career as a farm leader, discusses his operation, the joy of being a farmer, and his commitment to leave the soil he tills in even better...

Ray Allan Mackey named “Farmer of the Year”

Louisville, KY (December 6, 2013) – Ray Allan Mackey, a 27-year farming veteran of Hardin County, was honored as the 2013 Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) “Farmer of the Year” during the organization’s 94th annual meeting in Louisville. Each year, KFB recognizes an individual whose efforts not only...

« Older Entries