Motorist alert: Number of slow-moving vehicles on rural roadways increases during fall harvest

Louisville, KY (September 14, 2015) – As harvest season gets underway across Kentucky, there is an increased likelihood that drivers will more frequently encounter slow-moving farm equipment on the roadways. The staff of Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) urges motorists to slow down, stay alert and patiently...

Across Kentucky – July 17, 2015

In this report Feldhaus goes into more detail about the recent national championship performance of UK’s Quarter Scale Tractor Design Team. Engineering associate, Tim Smith, talks about the wide array of challenges that team members faced in a contest, combining engineering prowess, persuasive speaking...

Motorist alert: Fall harvest increases number of slow-moving vehicles on rural roadways

Louisville, KY (September 15, 2014) – As harvest season gets underway across Kentucky, there is an increased likelihood that drivers will more frequently encounter slow-moving farm equipment on the roadways. The staff of Kentucky Farm Bureau urges motorists to slow down and share the road this fall,...

Heightened driver awareness needed as number of slow-moving vehicles on roadways increase during fall harvest

Louisville, KY (September 10, 2013) – Kentucky farmers are busy harvesting crops across the state – and that means drivers are more likely to encounter slow-moving farm equipment on the roadways. The staff of Kentucky Farm Bureau urges motorists to slow down and share the road this fall, especially as we...

Roll-Over Protective Structures give tractor safety a fighting chance

With spring planting season now in full swing on farms across the state, Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) urges everyone working on or around the farm to refresh themselves with safe practices for operating tractors. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), agriculture ranks as one of the...