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Kentucky Production Agri-Tech (KPAT) Initiative

Kentucky Production Agri-Tech (KPAT) Initiative

The backbone of Kentucky’s agriculture industry is the existence of family-owned production farms and supporting businesses located in every region of the state. Often small operations, these entities make up the majority of the ag industry in the Commonwealth, therefore representing a significant portion of the state’s overall economic development structure.

Market Closes - February 8, 2021
February 8, 2021
Market Closes - February 8, 2021

CBOT futures closed sharply higher and near the day’s highs. Live cattle closed mostly higher by small amounts while feeder futures ended moderately lower due to soaring corn futures. Lean hog futures closed higher as traders remain bullish on export demand, including from China.

2021 Kentucky Farm Bureau Presidents and Vice Presidents Conference Agenda
February 8, 2021
2021 Kentucky Farm Bureau Presidents and Vice Presidents Conference Agenda
Across Kentucky - February 8, 2021
February 8, 2021
Across Kentucky - February 8, 2021

KFB President Mark Haney says county presidents are the heartbeat of the organization.

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February 5, 2021 - Legislative Report No. 4 - 2021 Kentucky General Assembly
February 5, 2021
February 5, 2021 - Legislative Report No. 4 - 2021 Kentucky General Assembly
Across Kentucky - February 5, 2021
February 5, 2021
Across Kentucky - February 5, 2021

Wayne County's Ann Margaret Hughes was third nationally in the AFBF Excellence in Ag Awards Program.

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Market Closes - February 4, 2021
February 4, 2021
Market Closes - February 4, 2021

CBOT futures closed mixed but mostly well below the day’s highs. Live and feeder cattle futures closed higher and near the day’s highs. February Lean Hogs closed down 1.35 while the other LH contracts ended barely higher.