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...

Lilakay Salmons and Jason Blake Warrens named state winners of Jim Claypool Art and Conservation Writing Contests

Louisville, KY (February 19, 2015) – Amidst great competition from students all across Kentucky, the colorful artwork of Lilakay Salmons and the creative writing of Jason Blake Warrens emerged as winners of the 2014 Jim Claypool Art and Conservation Writing Contests. The competition, produced in...

Kentucky delegates help set national agricultural priorities at American Farm Bureau Federation annual convention

San Antonio, TX (January 14, 2014) – The voting delegates from Kentucky and other Farm Bureaus around the country are weighing in on agricultural issues facing the nation as the American Farm Bureau Federation’s (AFBF) 95th annual convention comes to a close in San Antonio, Texas. Delegates from the...

Across Kentucky – January 8, 2013

Feldhaus has a feature story about the Nelson County Farm Bureau’s project over the last two years to put agriculture’s presence back on the top shelf at their local county fair. The group was selected as one of only 24 counties nationwide, to display its project at the American Farm Bureau convention...

Kentucky delegation and state winners headed to San Antonio for American Farm Bureau Federation annual convention

Louisville, KY (January 6, 2014) – Just a few weeks after concluding their own annual meeting, volunteer leaders from Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) are headed to the 95th annual convention of the American Farm Bureau Federation (AFBF), set for January 12-15 in San Antonio, Texas. Approximately 350 KFB members...

County Farm Bureaus honored for innovative programs

WASHINGTON, D.C., October 22, 2013–Twenty-four county Farm Bureaus nationwide were recognized by the American Farm Bureau Federation for innovative program ideas in this year’s County Activities of Excellence Awards program. The winners will be highlighted during AFBF’s 95th Annual Convention, Jan....

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...

Tic-tac-toe-rific . . .

Nelson County FB develops nifty game for ag education thanks to a game developed by Nelson County FB, the county’s third graders are having fun learning about agriculture and our food supply. Named “Tic Tac Toe – A Farming We Will Go,” the game is patterned after the popular “Toss Across” game in...