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KFB President Mark Haney's Statement on Waters of the U.S. Rule

KFB President Mark Haney's Statement on Waters of the U.S. Rule

As we move forward in our advocacy efforts related to water resource issues, I want to point out that the revised Waters of the US (WOTUS) rule has been posted on the Federal Register. I can’t tell you how important it is to have our voices heard regarding this matter, and how vital it has been for our farmers and ranchers to get this revised rule.

Kentucky Farm Bureau County Presidents and Vice Presidents Attend Conference in Louisville
February 13, 2019
Kentucky Farm Bureau County Presidents and Vice Presidents Attend Conference in Louisville

Every year, hundreds of leaders from county Farm Bureaus across the state gather in Louisville for the annual Presidents and Vice Presidents Conference.  The conference provides these volunteer leaders with an opportunity to hear from Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) leadership on many of the issues that affect their local organizations each day.  The statewide group comes together to learn and to exchange ideas about making their Farm Bureaus even more successful. 

Market Closes - February 11, 2019
February 11, 2019
Market Closes - February 11, 2019

CBOT futures closed steady to mostly lower with 2-percent soybean oil losses dragging soybean futures down one percent. Corn futures closed lower for the fourth straight day. Cattle futures closed slightly higher and near the day’s highs. Lean Hog futures beyond the Feb/April contracts closed strongly higher.

2019 Kentucky Farm Bureau Presidents and Vice Presidents Conference
February 11, 2019
2019 Kentucky Farm Bureau Presidents and Vice Presidents Conference
February 8, 2019 - Legislative Report No. 3 - 2019 Kentucky General Assembly
February 8, 2019
February 8, 2019 - Legislative Report No. 3 - 2019 Kentucky General Assembly
Market Closes - February 7, 2019
February 7, 2019
Market Closes - February 7, 2019

CBOT futures closed noticeably lower, pressured by White House officials’ comments that were not as positive on a US/China trade deal as traders expected.  Cattle futures closed mixed in lackluster trade. Lean Hog futures closed lower, pressured by the negative US/China trade comments.

Across Kentucky Pomo February 11, 2019 - February 15, 2019
February 7, 2019
Across Kentucky Pomo February 11, 2019 - February 15, 2019

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