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Generation Bridge Brings New Leadership Opportunities to Specific Member Group

Generation Bridge Brings New Leadership Opportunities to Specific Member Group

As Kentucky Farm Bureau’s Centennial Year came to a close in 2019, the Vision 100 Committee was created at the direction of KFB President Mark Haney.  This committee, comprised of KFB volunteer leaders from the local level, as well as staff from both the Federation and the Insurance Company, was convened to help guide strategic planning for the future of the entire organization.

Market Closes - June 7, 2021
June 7, 2021
Market Closes - June 7, 2021

The CBOT had a wide-ranging assortment of closing prices as the July contracts came under heavy selling pressure during the day session with most prices settling near the day’s lows.  Cattle futures closed narrowly mixed on a lack of market direction from the cash side. Lean hog futures closed higher on support from the cash hog market and firmer pork cutouts.

Across Kentucky - June 7, 2021
June 7, 2021
Across Kentucky - June 7, 2021

KFB President Mark Haney says Southern Region Farm Bureau leaders recently met to discuss key policy issues.

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Across Kentucky - June 4, 2021
June 4, 2021
Across Kentucky - June 4, 2021

Todd Van Hoose with the Farm Credit Council says better commodity prices have improved farmer sentiment.

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Market Closes - June 3, 2021
June 3, 2021
Market Closes - June 3, 2021

CBOT futures closed lower after trading to the plus-side overnight. Live cattle closed mixed while feeder futures finished in the green thanks to the sharp losses in CBOT futures. Lean hog futures closed variably higher on continued strength in the pork cutout. 

Market Closes - June 2, 2021
June 2, 2021
Market Closes - June 2, 2021

CBOT futures closed widely mixed with corn and wheat giving up some of yesterday’s huge gains. Cattle futures closed strongly higher led by the nearby contract months. Lean hog futures closed mixed with J/J/A contracts on the negative side. 

Across Kentucky - June 2, 2021
June 2, 2021
Across Kentucky - June 2, 2021

KFB's Scott Christmas invites teachers to attend KFB's Teacher Workshops.

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