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Cathy Weaver Receives 2021 Farm Public Relations Award

Cathy Weaver Receives 2021 Farm Public Relations Award

Cathy Weaver, University of Kentucky Extension Agent for 4-H Youth Development in Jessamine County, is the recipient of the 2021 Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) Farm Public Relations Award.

Market Closes - November 29, 2021
November 29, 2021
Market Closes - November 29, 2021

CBOT futures closed mostly lower with soy contracts and wheat near the day’s lows. Cattle futures closed lower after testing the positive side early – setting new highs for the Oct/Nov rally. December and February Lean Hog futures closed lower while the other contracts ended higher.

Across Kentucky - November 26, 2021
November 26, 2021
Across Kentucky - November 26, 2021

Daviess County Farm Bureau's "You Matter" campaign concentrated on physical and mental health in the region.

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Market Closes - November 24, 2021
November 24, 2021
Market Closes - November 24, 2021

CBOT futures closed mostly lower and well below the day’s highs. Cattle futures moved strongly higher today and rising cash cattle prices. Cattle futures moved strongly higher today and rising cash cattle prices. 

Across Kentucky - November 24, 2021
November 24, 2021
Across Kentucky - November 24, 2021

KFB Second Vice President Sharon Furches says the Executive Committee's annual tour is about listening and networking.

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Market Closes - November 23, 2021
November 23, 2021
Market Closes - November 23, 2021

CBOT futures closed mixed with wheat again leading the way to the upside while soybean meal sold off more than 2%. Cattle futures closed higher with live cattle extending the 3-day rally started November 18; April and beyond LC contracts set new contract highs. Lean hog futures closed very narrowly mixed. LH continue to be weighed down by a weak cash hog market and declining pork cutout. 

2021 Young Farmer Gold Star Winners
November 23, 2021
2021 Young Farmer Gold Star Winners

The Kentucky Farm Bureau Young Farmer Gold Star award honors a county’s Young Farmer Committee for its active participation in Farm Bureau leadership development programs, state competitions, and educational or promotional initiatives.