Eddie Gilkison with Cattle

Rod Kuegel, Class I

Funding for the program is provided by Kentucky Agricultural Development Board, participant tuition fees and contributions from agribusinesses, farm organizations, program alumni, and others supporting the program. Cash expenses for a class are approximately $300,000 or $15,000 per participant, with an additional $10,000 to $15,000 of in-kind expenses per participant. To help offset the costs of the program, each participant for Class XII will be required to pay $2,500 in two $1,250 installments. For a list of program sponsors, details on program funding, and ways to contribute, visit "Donate Now."