Grassroots Support Propels Jonathan Shell Into Fundraising Record in Agriculture Commissioner Campaign

January 3, 2023

Jonathan Shell, Republican candidate for Kentucky Commissioner of Agriculture and former State House Majority Leader, announced his campaign has raised $335,472 and enters the 2023 Election Year with more than $280,000 cash on hand. Shell’s fundraising total is larger than any past Republican Ag Commissioner candidate ahead of the filing deadline according to a review of KREF records online.


Jonathan Shell Officially Files for Kentucky Ag Commissioner

November 29, 2022

FRANKFORT, Ky. (Nov. 29, 2022) – Fifth-generation Kentucky farmer and former Kentucky State House Majority Leader Jonathan Shell officially filed today for the Republican nomination for Kentucky Commissioner of Agriculture. Shell is a proud conservative and will put his pro-life, pro-Second Amendment, pro-growth and pro-farmer values to work for Kentucky families in Frankfort.


Jonathan Shell Will Defend KY Farmers from Joe Biden’s IRS

August 24, 2022

LANCASTER, Ky. (August 24, 2022) – Jonathan Shell, Republican candidate for Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner, released the following statement today regarding Washington Democrats’ billions in new funding for IRS enforcement:


Shell Announces Steering Committee for Ag Commissioner Campaign

December 1, 2021

onathan Shell, a fifth-generation farmer and Republican candidate for Kentucky Commissioner of Agriculture, announced his Campaign Steering Committee today. The 10- member committee is filled with some of Kentucky’s most prominent rural voices who trust Jonathan to lead the agriculture community forward. They are well-established leaders who have earned the respect and confidence of their communities and will help Jonathan fight for hardworking families in every corner of the state.