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Down the Backroads: Unfamiliar Places Provide Familiar Feelings

Down the Backroads: Unfamiliar Places Provide Familiar Feelings

I have been blessed with the opportunity to travel quite a bit around our beautiful state and often I have visited places that seemed more special than others, even though I had never been there before.

Market Closes - April 29, 2021
April 29, 2021
Market Closes - April 29, 2021

CBOT futures closed mixed after a quite volatile trading day. Cattle futures closed higher except for a couple 2022 LC contracts and in the upper trading range. Lean hog futures closed considerably lower after making some contract highs yesterday. 

UK's Equine Science and Management Undergraduate Program Providing Opportunities Through Internships
April 29, 2021
UK's Equine Science and Management Undergraduate Program Providing Opportunities Through Internships

The use of internships has long been a bridge between students looking to gain valuable work experience and employers looking for perspective employees.

No one knows that better than Savannah Robin who serves as the University of Kentucky (UK) College of Agriculture, Food, and Environment’s Equine Science and Management Undergraduate Program Internship Coordinator.

Market Closes - April 28, 2021
April 28, 2021
Market Closes - April 28, 2021

Nearly all CBOT futures closed lower with some large losses. Except for April LC, live and feeder cattle futures closed lower. Lean hog futures closed higher to sharply higher (June, July LH). 

Across Kentucky - April 28, 2021
April 28, 2021
Across Kentucky - April 28, 2021

Breathitt County's Erik Holbrook is encouraged to be a member of KFB's 2021 LEAD Class.

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Market Closes - April 26, 2021
April 26, 2021
Market Closes - April 26, 2021

CBOT futures closed sharply higher to limit-up in old-crop corn and May soybean oil futures. Live cattle closed higher while feeder cattle closed mostly lower except for a couple contracts. Beyond the nearby May contract, lean hog futures posted modest gains near the high of the range. 

Across Kentucky - April 26, 2021
April 26, 2021
Across Kentucky - April 26, 2021

Generation Bridge Vice Chair Tammy White says there is a new program for middle-aged Farm Bureau members.

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