2016 Year Long Premier Sponsors
Harvester Level
Cultivator Level
Planter Level
Ground Breaker Level
Phil Brown Insurance Agency
Hinton Mills 

Welcome to the AgriBusiness Association of Kentucky!

The Agribusiness Association of Kentucky (ABAK) is an organization established to provide a strong voice in support of Kentucky agriculture. Its members are in the business of supplying inputs for agriculture production throughout the state. ABAK members are primarily engaged in the sale and manufacture of fertilizer, agricultural chemicals, seeds, feed and equipment, as well as the provision of related services, required to sustain and grow Kentucky's agricultural economy.

Registration Now Open

The AgriBusiness Association of Kentucky is once again hosting a Pesticide Management Workshop for industry members needing to earn continuing education credits. Registration is now open, so don't wait! See registration information below. 

Tuesday, February 14, 2017
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. EST
Crowne Plaza Louisville Airport Hotel
830 Phillips Lane
Louisville, KY 40209

The cost to attend the workshop is $90 per person however ABAK members receive a discounted rate of $60 per person. 

The hotel is located near the entrance of the Kentucky Fair and Expo Center at 830 Phillips Lane, Louisville, 40209. Those who attend the workshop will earn up to 6 credit hours for continuing education for Kentucky Commercial Pesticide Applicators and Kentucky Certified Crop Advisers.


ABAK has applied to KDA for 4 general and 3 specific hours (Categories 1A, 10, 12 & 14). We have also applied for 6 Certified Crop Adviser CEU’s in the following areas: 2.0 CEUs in Crop Management (CM), 3.0 CEUs in Pesticide Management (PM), and 1.0 CEU in Soil and Water (SW).

View the agenda.

Click HERE to register.

To fax, email or mail in your registration, please use this registration form. Registration forms may be faxed to 502-875-1595 or emailed to Stacy Wallace at swallace@kyagbusiness.org. You may mail your registration to ABAK, 512 Capitol Avenue, Frankfort, KY 40601.

2017 ABAK/Buena S. Bond Memorial Scholarship Applications Now Available

Do you know a high school senior or student in college or technical school? Are they pursuing a degree in an agriculture-related field? ABAK's Scholarship Committee is looking for eligible students to award a total of four $1,000 scholarships this year.


Click HERE to download the scholarship application. 


Students may apply for the ABAK scholarship if they meet the requirements stated on the application and are either graduating from high school or currently enrolled in a university, college, technical school or community college. Scholarships are awarded to four students pursuing degrees in agriculture or an agriculture-related field. 


If you know a student who may be eligible, please forward this information to him/her or simply direct them to our website. We would appreciate your assistance with making sure all eligible students know about this opportunity.


The ABAK Scholarship Program is an excellent opportunity to make an investment in the future of our industry. If you have any questions, please contact Kyle Kelly at kkelly@kyagbusiness.org or (502) 226-1122. Thank you for your support of this program!


Thanks to our 2016 Premier Sponsors!
Harvester Level
H & R Agri-Power
Security Seed
Potash Corp

Cultivator Level

Planter Level
Helena Chemical Company
Dow AgroSciences
Warner Fertilizer

Ground Breaker Level
Hinton Mills
Phil Brown Insurance Agency
Kentucky Fertilizer
Caudill Seed