12 October 2000

Parker Named Website Director

Warren Parker, Manhattan, has been named Director of KFB Website Development. The promotion is
effective immediately. Parker will continue to serve in his current position as director of
communications/public relations for Kansas Farm Bureau until a replacement is named.

"I am very excited to have Warren in this position, " Roy Crenshaw, KFB Chief Executive Officer said.
"Warren has developed the KFB web site from its infancy. He now has the tools to go with the ability to make
the KFB site an integral part of the organizationís strategic plan."

 Crenshaw said the KFB board of directors is dedicated to the value of the Internet and its capabilities for
members. Plans include detailed local information for members and state-of-the-art marketing opportunities.

Parker began at Farm Bureau as Assistant Director of Public Affairs in 1988. He has served as Director of
Communications/Public Relations since 1994. Parker and his wife Brenda reside in Manhattan with their
daughter, Kaci.