Nelson County Farm Bureau receives 2017 Young Farmer Gold Star Award of Excellence

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Recognized for the achievements of its Young Farm Program this year, Nelson County Farm Bureau received the 2017 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 participation in Farm Bureau leadership development programs, state competitions, and educational or promotional initiatives.

Kentucky Farm Bureau, with more than 478,000 member families statewide, is the state’s largest general farm organization.

Approximately 2,000 members attended KFB’s 98th annual meeting in Louisville, Nov. 29-Dec. 2, to recognize individual and organizational achievements and adopt policy for 2018.

To view all the updates released from this year’s annual meeting, visit KYFBNewsroom.com.