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Young Farmers & Ranchers

By Timothy Collins, Chair, Kern County Young Farmers & Ranchers Timothy Collins Chair, Kern County Young Farmers & Ranchers The Young Farmers and Ranchers...
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KCFB: President’s Message

By Patty Poire, President, Kern County Farm Bureau Here we are at the end of 2022 and beginning to look forward to...
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KCFB: Executive Director’s Report

By Romeo Agbalog, Executive Director, Kern County Farm Bureau Kern County was recently ranked as the number one crop-producing county in the...
TIM COLLINS

KCFB: Young Farmers & Ranchers

By Timothy Collins, Chair, Kern County Young Farmers & Ranchers Timothy Collins Chair, Kern County Young Farmers & Ranchers As I reflect on 2022...

KCFB: President’s Message

By Patty Poire, President, Kern County Farm Bureau November is the month of Thanksgiving; however, it is unclear if the legislative session...
Abraham Lincoln

KCFB: Executive Director’s Report

By Romeo Agbalog, Executive Director, Kern County Farm Bureau This month marks 159 years since President Abraham Lincoln delivered the Gettysburg Address...
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KCFB: Young Farmers & Ranchers

By Timothy Collins, Chair, Kern County Young Farmers & Ranchers Timothy Collins Chair, Kern County Young Farmers & Ranchers The Young Farmers and Ranchers...

KCFB President’s Message

By Patty Poire, President, Kern County Farm Bureau WOW! It’s been one year for me as President of the Kern County Farm...

KCFB Young Farmers & Ranchers

By Timothy Collins, Chair, Kern County Young Farmers & Ranchers As the Kern County almond harvest began back in August, the Young...
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KCFB: President’s Message

By Patty Poire, President, Kern County Farm Bureau Over the weekend, I was thinking about the movie Chinatown and how most people...
Katie Verhoef, Lindsey Mebane, Tim Collins, and Christine Johnson

KCFB: Young Farmer’s & Ranchers

Timothy Collins Chair, Kern County Young Farmers & Ranchers By Timothy Collins, Chair, Kern County Young Farmers & Ranchers The Young Farmers & Ranchers...
grass growing

KCFB: President’s Message

By Patty Poire, President, Kern County Farm Bureau Here we are in August, and July went out with a roar! You might...
Temblor Brewing

KCFB: Executive Director’s Report

By Romeo Agbalog, Executive Director, Kern County Farm Bureau August is the height of summer, and your local Farm Bureau is peaking...
mountain range

KCFB: Young Farmers & Ranchers

Timothy Collins Chair, Kern County Young Farmers & Ranchers By Timothy Collins, Chair, Kern County Young Farmers & Ranchers This summer I took a...
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KCFB: President’s Message

By Patty Poire, President, Kern County Farm Bureau As the United States of America is nearing its 250 years in existence (a...
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KCFB: Executive Director’s Report

By Romeo Agbalog, Executive Director, Kern County Farm Bureau The Fourth of July, also known as Independence Day or July 4th, has...
TEMBLOR BREWING

KCFB: Young Farmers & Ranchers

Timothy Collins Chair, Kern County Young Farmers & Ranchers By Timothy Collins, Chair, Kern County Young Farmers & Ranchers The Kern County Young Farmers...
dry farmland california drought

KCFB News: President’s Message

By Patty Poire, President, Kern County Farm Bureau WOW, here we are in June where half of the year has come and...
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KCFB News: Executive Director’s Report

By Romeo Agbalog, Executive Director, Kern County Farm Bureau Can you believe we are already in June? It appears as though we...
YF&R members with Steve Murray at Murray Family Farms

KCFB News: Young Farmers & Ranchers

By Timothy Collins, Chair, Kern County Young Farmers & Ranchers Timothy Collins Chair, Kern County Young Farmers & Ranchers The pleasant spring weather gave...
potato field being irrigated

KCFB: President’s Message

By Patty Poire, President, Kern County Farm Bureau The toughness and resolve of the California farmer is truly being challenged now more...
DAIRY TOUR

KCFB: Young Farmers & Ranchers

By Timothy Collins, Chair, Kern County Young Farmers & Ranchers Timothy Collins Chair, Kern County Young Farmers & Ranchers It had been several years...
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KCFB President’s Message April 2022

By Patty Poire, President, Kern County Farm Bureau WOW! It’s only been 30 days since I last wrote an article, but it...
almond blossom

KCFB Executive Director’s Report: Spring Forward—and Away We Go!

By Romeo Agbalog, Executive Director, Kern County Farm Bureau Just a couple of weeks ago we set our clocks an hour ahead...
young farmers and ranchers clay shoot

Young Farmers & Ranchers April Report

By Timothy Collins, Chair, Kern County Young Farmers & Ranchers Timothy Collins Chair, Kern County Young Farmers & Ranchers Last spring, the Young Farmers...
newly planted almond trees

KCFB: President’s Message

By Patty Poire, President, Kern County Farm Bureau Hopefully you read my last month’s article about the receipt of the Department of...
population growth

Malthusian Trap – Government Style?

KCFB Executive Director’s Report By Romeo Agbalog, Executive Director, Kern County Farm Bureau  In the 18th century, economist Thomas Robert Malthus proposed a...
basque dinner group at Wool Growers restaurant

KCFB: Young Farmers & Ranchers

By Timothy Collins, Chair, KC Young Farmers & Ranchers Timothy Collins Chair, Kern County Young Farmers & Ranchers The Young Farmers and Ranchers started...
Calero reservoir California

KCFB President’s Message: Engagement is Vital

By Patty Poire, President, Kern County Farm Bureau Here we are, already in February 2022, and at the time that I am...
Woolworth's Bakersfield California

KCFB Executive Director’s Report: What Can You Get For a Nickel?

By Romeo Agbalog, Executive Director, Kern County Farm Bureau  In 1878 Frank W. Woolworth came up with a concept to create a...