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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 - July 29, 2022
July 29, 2022
Market Closes - July 29, 2022

CBOT futures closed widely mixed and far below the day’s highs; wheat and corn ended near the lows. Cattle futures closed higher after trading lower early in the day. Lean hog futures closed higher on continued strong cash hog fundamentals. 

Across Kentucky - July 29, 2022
July 29, 2022
Across Kentucky - July 29, 2022

KFBF Communications Director Todd Bright says KFB wants to recognize outstanding efforts in agriculture public relations.

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Across Kentucky - July 27, 2022
July 27, 2022
Across Kentucky - July 27, 2022

Natural Resources Committee Chair Larry Thomas says Kentucky farmers need tools to protect crops and the environment.

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Market Closes - July 26, 2022
July 26, 2022
Market Closes - July 26, 2022

CBOT futures closed strongly to sharply higher with closing prices at/near the day’s highs. Live and feeder cattle futures closed lower with feeders taking the brunt of the pressure due to sharp corn price gains.  Lean hog futures closed slightly lower for a second day. 

Market Closes - July 25, 2022
July 25, 2022
Market Closes - July 25, 2022

CBOT futures closed strongly higher due to Russia attacking Ukraine’s Odesa port, just hours after agreeing to allow Ukraine to export grain by sea. Live cattle closed slightly higher while feeder cattle dropped due to the CBOT rally. Lean hog futures closed mixed with nearby weakness and strength in 2023 contracts. 

Across Kentucky - July 25, 2022
July 25, 2022
Across Kentucky - July 25, 2022

Education Committee Chair Mark Kinsley says KFB supports ag education and teachers.

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