State Personnel Board http://wkyufm.org en Investigation Will Look at Richie Farmer's Tenure as Head of Kentucky Agriculture Dept http://wkyufm.org/post/investigation-will-look-richie-farmers-tenure-head-kentucky-agriculture-dept <p>The state Personnel Board has voted to investigate multiple merit system and employee abuses that allegedly took place in the Kentucky Department of Agriculture. The alleged abuses took place under then Commissioner Richie Farmer, and were detailed earlier this year in a scathing audit of the department. Fri, 13 Jul 2012 17:02:17 +0000 Associated Press 15583 at http://wkyufm.org Investigation Will Look at Richie Farmer's Tenure as Head of Kentucky Agriculture Dept