Cody Rakes grew up on a Marion County farm and quite naturally found a home in the University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food and Environment three years ago. As a freshman, he joined his peers on a very successful team that built the national champion quarter-scale tractor that year. The next year, they took second, and now in 2014, they've reclaimed the top spot at the recent American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers International Quarter Scale Tractor Student Design Competition. Read more
KyCorn has been a long-time supporter of the UK 1/4-Scale Tractor Team and international competition by providing fuel ethanol to power the tractors. Congratulations, UK team, for your honors this year!