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Katie Cecil Named the 2022 Kentucky Farm Bureau Generation Bridge Advocate of the Year

Katie Cecil Named the 2022 Kentucky Farm Bureau Generation Bridge Advocate of the Year

Katie Cecil of Daviess County, a second-generation farmer at Cecil Farms, was named the 2022 Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) Generation Bridge Advocate of the Year.

Market Closes - May 11, 2022
May 11, 2022
Market Closes - May 11, 2022

CBOT futures closed strongly higher with spring wheat and soybean oil futures leading the way. Live cattle futures closed higher while feeders lost ground due to the CBOT rally. Lean hog futures closed lower for the third or fourth day out of the past four depending on the contract. 

Across Kentucky - May 11, 2022
May 11, 2022
Across Kentucky - May 11, 2022

KFB Second Vice President Sharon Furches believes Kentucky voters should always show up at the polls.

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Across Kentucky - May 9, 2022
May 9, 2022
Across Kentucky - May 9, 2022

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell says Russian aggression in Ukraine is affecting global agriculture.

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Morgan Askins, Miss Rodeo Kentucky 2022
May 6, 2022
Morgan Askins, Miss Rodeo Kentucky 2022

On a colder than normal April afternoon, Morgan Askins is unloading her two quarter horses at the Shelby County Fairgrounds as she prepares to be the flag bearer for the weekend’s Kentuckiana Ranch Horse Association (KRHA) event. She gets her horses settled and prepares for the next day’s activities.

President's Column | A Look Back at the 2022 Kentucky General Assembly
May 6, 2022
President's Column | A Look Back at the 2022 Kentucky General Assembly

As another session of the Kentucky General Assembly has come to a close, it is time to reflect on the legislation that passed that benefits our farm families and rural communities. It's also a good time to look at bills that did not pass.

Down the Backroads | "I Just Called to Let You Know I Was Still Living!"
May 6, 2022
Down the Backroads |  "I Just Called to Let You Know I Was Still Living!"

I will be the first to admit that through the years I have lost touch with friends, and even family, for one reason or another. Often was the case that we lived far apart from each other and losing touch just happened, I suppose.