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Grant awarded to help Ky. farmers, those hungry

The Kentucky Association of Food Banks was recently awarded a $15,000 grant to help Kentucky farmers recover losses for their unmarketable produce this growing season while helping their neighbors in need.

Scott County magistrate wins statewide food drive competition

Scott County Magistrate David Livingston raised the equivalent of 20,125 pounds of food during a statewide competition.

Commissioner Quarles: Check Tax Return Box to Fight Hunger

Commissioner of Agriculture Ryan Quarles says that the Hunger Task Force, a group of leaders from agriculture, government, business, education, charitable organizations, and the faith community, will come together with the Kentucky Association of Food Banks to attend the Rally to Stop Hunger in Frankfort.

Lawmakers rally to stop hunger in Kentucky

State lawmakers rallied on Thursday in Frankfort to bring attention to the hunger problem in Kentucky.

Farm to Food Banks seek “Ugly” produce

The Kentucky Association of Food Banks says they are looking for fruits and vegetables with cosmetic imperfections which would otherwise be unsellable.

$40,000 funding increase to feed KY children this summer

Gov. Steve Beshear and First Lady Besheare announced on June 9 that the Kentucky Association of Food Banks will have an additional $40,000 in funding to increase the reach of their summer program.

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