Christian Jack Orem Kent BoydLOUISVILLE, Ky. (12/9/19) — Recognized for the achievements of its Young Farm Program this year, Christian County Farm Bureau received the 2019 Gold Star Award of Excellence during Kentucky Farm Bureau’s annual meeting in Louisville.

The 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, according a a KFB press release.

Kentucky Farm Bureau, with more than 462,000 member families statewide, is the state’s largest general farm organization. Approximately 2,000 members attended KFB’s 100th annual meeting in Louisville last week to recognize this year’s individual and organizational achievements and adopt policy for 2020. To view all the updates released from this year’s annual meeting, visit 

Pictured above are Kentucky Farm Bureau President Mark Haney, Christian County Farm Bureau Young Farmer Chair Jack Orem, Christian County Farm Bureau President Kent Boyd, and Kentucky Farm Bureau Federation Executive Vice President Drew Graham. The award was presented during Friday's recognition program at the 100th Kentucky Farm Bureau annual meeting.

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