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KFB's 58th Annual Country Ham Auction Raises $5 Million for Charity

KFB's 58th Annual Country Ham Auction Raises $5 Million for Charity

The 58th Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) Country Ham Breakfast brought in an impressive $5 million for charity organizations. 

Market Closes - July 21, 2022
July 21, 2022
Market Closes - July 21, 2022

CBOT futures closed sharply lower with corn taking the biggest hit – the September Corn contract made new lows for the current downtrend, hitting a level last seen in January. Cattle futures closed mixed with Live Cattle slightly lower and Feeder Cattle slightly higher. Lean hog futures closed slightly lower except for the nearby August LH contract. 

Across Kentucky - July 20, 2022
July 20, 2022
Across Kentucky - July 20, 2022

Ohio's Jill Kilger says the Eastern Kentucky University Farm Bureau reaches out to all students.

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Market Closes - July 18, 2022
July 18, 2022
Market Closes - July 18, 2022

CBOT futures closed higher to sharply higher, supported by unfavorable weather forecasts during the critical pollination period, a weaker U.S. dollar and higher energy futures. Cattle futures closed higher with feeders limited by the higher CBOT futures. Lean hog futures closed strongly higher led by the August LH gaining $2.30/cwt. 

Across Kentucky - July 18, 2022
July 18, 2022
Across Kentucky - July 18, 2022

Cecilia Banks is helping lead the Murray State University Farm Bureau Club back in action.

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Across Kentucky - July 15, 2022
July 15, 2022
Across Kentucky - July 15, 2022

KFB's Jackson Tolle says collegiate Farm Bureau chapters complement the Young Farmer Program.

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Market Closes - July 14, 2022
July 14, 2022
Market Closes - July 14, 2022

CBOT futures closed mixed with gains in corn and losses in soybeans and wheat. Live and feeder cattle futures closed lower after making gains the past three trading days. Lean hog futures closed lower given the general weakness in commodities.