Across Kentucky – February 16, 2016

From dealing with new changes in food safety regulations to tips on featuring weddings at roadside markets; these are the kinds of issues to be addressed at Farm Bureau’s March 1st roadside market education meeting at the Fayette County Extension office. Logan County’s Russell Poore, chair of the state...

Across Kentucky – October 28, 2015

A feature report with Chip Willingham of Just Piddling Farm located at the corner of Simpson, Logan, and Warren Counties. He views his roadside market pumpkin patch and bakery as a community asset. He also shares that it all came to be as an idea from his daughter about ten years ago, and the whole operation...

Kentucky Farm Bureau Reports – July 2015

On this edition we show KFB’s commitment to our youth at events like IFAL and the FFA Convention.

Across Kentucky – June 9, 2015

A special feature on some of the activities planned across the state in honor of June Dairy Month. Kathy Belcher with the Southeast Dairy Association talks about the original purpose for the celebration and how it has evolved from an industry effort to deal with surplus supply each spring just as demand was...

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...

Outstanding Youth Heads to Washington D.C.

Hi! I’m Lilly Robertson from the Logan County Farm Bureau, this years Female Outstanding Youth Contest Winner. I live on my family farm in Franklin, where we have row crops, dairy, and beef. I attend Franklin Simpson High School (I’m a junior!) where I pretty much live in the FFA/Ag department...

Across Kentucky – January 22, 2015

Logan County is this year’s site for the Small Ruminant Grazing Workshop hosted by UK and related goat and sheep producer associations. UK’s David Ditsch says sheep and goats present an economic opportunity for those producers with good livestock management skills. He discusses the Feb 7 program and...

Across Kentucky – December 26, 2014

Logan County farmer, Joel Armistead, has developed a “one-row corn planter” which combines planting and fertilizing operations in no till corn. Armistead says precision technologies these days make the investment in his “home made” upgrade, very economically feasible. Armistead displayed his...

Butler County Farm Bureau honored as Kentucky Farm Bureau’s 2014 “Top County”

Louisville, KY (December 5, 2014) – Recognized for its outstanding programming and for having a positive impact on both the community and its membership, Butler County Farm Bureau was honored as Kentucky Farm Bureau’s (KFB) “Top County” in 2014. This is the second year in a row that Butler County won...

Cody Lee Burke and Lilly Robertson win Outstanding Farm Bureau Youth contest

Louisville, KY (December 5, 2014) – Cody Lee Burke of Fleming County, and Lilly Robertson of Logan County were awarded top honors in the 2014 Outstanding Farm Bureau Youth contest. Both winners were recognized during the December 4 general session of Kentucky Farm Bureau’s (KFB) 95th annual meeting, held...

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