Clark County Farm Bureau earns Gold Star Awards of Excellence

Published 11:17 am Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Recognized for the achievements of its Young Farm Program and its women’s program this year, Clark County Farm Bureau received two 2018 Gold Star Awards of Excellence during Kentucky Farm Bureau’s annual meeting in Louisville.

The first award honors a county’s Young Farmer Committee for its active participation in Farm Bureau leadership development programs, state competitions, and educational or promotional initiatives.

The other honors county women’s committees for active participation in leadership development programs, agricultural promotion, educational initiatives and numerous other aspects of support to the local Farm Bureau.

Kentucky Farm Bureau, with more than 473,000 member families statewide, is the state’s largest general farm organization.

Approximately 2,000 members attended KFB’s 99th annual meeting in Louisville, from Nov. 28 to Dec. 1 to recognize this year’s individual and organizational achievements and adopt policy for 2019.