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Zach Heibert of Hardin County Named 2022  Kentucky Farm Bureau Excellence in Agriculture Award Recipient

Zach Heibert of Hardin County Named 2022 Kentucky Farm Bureau Excellence in Agriculture Award Recipient

Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) announced today that Zach Heibert of Hardin County is the 2022 KFB Excellence in Agriculture award recipient.

Market Closes - April 28, 2022
April 28, 2022
Market Closes - April 28, 2022

CBOT futures closed widely mixed today with old-crop corn and soybeans losing ground to new-crop contracts. Live cattle closed slightly lower and feeder futures were higher beyond the nearby April FC contract which expired today. Lean hog futures closed higher beyond the nearby May LH. 

2022 Final Legislative Report
April 28, 2022
2022 Final Legislative Report
Across Kentucky - April 27, 2022
April 27, 2022
Across Kentucky - April 27, 2022

KFB's Jeff Harper says agriculture fared well in this round of the Kentucky General Assembly.

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Market Closes - April 26, 2022
April 26, 2022
Market Closes - April 26, 2022

CBOT futures closes widely mixed, even within the soy complex. Live cattle closed higher while feeder futures finished in the red, pressured by higher corn prices. Lean hog futures closed sharply lower for a second day in a row. 

Market Closes - April 25, 2022
April 25, 2022
Market Closes - April 25, 2022

CBOT futures closed mixed with some pretty wide trading ranges on early weakness and late strength. Cattle futures closed strongly lower with nearby Live Cattle futures down sharply – over $3.00/cwt. Lean hog futures closed sharply lower, pressured by the Live Cattle market and growing frozen pork supplies as China becomes less of a buyer. 

Across Kentucky - April 25, 2022
April 25, 2022
Across Kentucky - April 25, 2022

Nutrien Atmospheric Scientist Eric Snodgrass says there's an elevated chance for a hot dry summer.

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