Bardstown- Quarles wants to beef up ag diversification

By Randy Patrick, Kentucky Standard– Ten years after the tobacco settlement and federal buyout, Kentucky’s farming is becoming more diversified, and Ryan Quarles, the Republican candidate for state commissioner of agriculture, wants to make it even more so. “I want to aggressively pursue any emerging crop or emerging market. That includes international trade, but it also … Continued

Richmond- Quarles says He’s Uniquely Qualified to be Ag Commish

By Bill Robinson, Richmond Register– With the Nov. 3 general election less than seven weeks away, candidates for state offices are making more frequent visits to Madison County. On Friday morning, state Rep. Ryan Quarles of Georgetown, Republican nominee for agriculture commissioner, addressed cattle farmers at the Madison County Stockyards. He also made a midday visit … Continued

Bowling Green- Quarles says legislative and farm background key to election

By Michael Glossum, WBKO-TV– Republican candidate for Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles stopped in Bowling Green for a fundraiser this week. He stopped by the studio and tells us why his farming background and legislative background are important to be ag commissioner. “My time served as a legislator in the general assembly is a good background to have, … Continued

Glasgow- Quarles: Only 49 days until election time

By Melinda Overstreet, Glasgow Daily Times– Ryan Quarles said people are just now really starting to pay attention to this year’s upcoming elections, and they’ve only got 49 days left. He’s got that many days to convince Kentucky voters that he’s the better candidate for agriculture commissioner, rather than Jean-Marie Lawson Spann, for example, but … Continued