2007 Shelby County Kentucky Farm City Banquet

Posted by Jennifer Karlen on Sunday, February 8th, 2009 at 8:02pm.

shelby-county-kentucky-farm-city-banquet_490      The Shelbyville Kentucky newspaper, The Sentinel-News announced the Shelby County Kentucky Farm City Banquet is going to be held on Tuesday November 20 2007 in Floral Hall at the Shelby County Fairgrounds, and will begin at 6:30 pm.

This banquet is long standing tradition for the past 50 years, and is held each week during Thanksgiving to honor the farms and their positive impact on businesses in Shelby County.  It is organized by the Shelbyville Kiwanis Club.

The 2006 Farm-City Banquet Farmer of the Year was Edward “Hoppy” Bennet, owner of Undulata Farms here in Shelbyville Kentucky.  His horse farm is home to many of the communities more talented (and expensive) horses, and has been one of the examples of a successfully run horse farm can truly operate.

Claudia Sanders Dinner House in Simpsonville Kentucky will be catering the meal.

Tickets can be acquired at the following locations:

Louisville Home Builders Association

Farm Credit Services

Shelby County Industrial and Development Foundation


Farm Bureau Federation

Citizens Union Bank (CUB Bank)

Commonwealth Bank

City of Shelbyville

Shelby County Fiscal Court

Cattleman’s Association

Farm Burea Insurance

Entertainment will be provided by a trio of females called Sweet Journey.  Boy Scout Troop 644 will have the honor of flag colors during the National Anthem.