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Statement from Kentucky Farm Bureau President Mark Haney on Defense of Environment and Property Act of 2021

Statement from Kentucky Farm Bureau President Mark Haney on Defense of Environment and Property Act of 2021

“We offer our thanks to Senator Rand Paul for introducing the Defense of Environment and Property Act of 2021 as we look forward to the clarity such legislation would bring to the Waters of the U.S. issue."

Market Closes - June 24, 2021
June 24, 2021
Market Closes - June 24, 2021

CBOT futures closed mostly lower in highly volatile and wide trading range action. Cattle futures closed higher with feeders benefiting from lower corn prices. Lean hog futures closed sharply lower in July/August and mixed in the December-forward contracts.

President's Column | Making a Positive Impact
June 24, 2021
President's Column | Making a Positive Impact

One of the things I’m most proud of as president of Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) is being a part of the storied history of this organization which began more than 100 years ago.

Market Closes - June 23, 2021
June 24, 2021
Market Closes - June 23, 2021

CBOT futures closed mixed again today with old-crop corn and soybean oil futures leading the market higher. Cattle futures closed lower with larger losses in the feeder market. Lean hog futures closed sharply lower with the July LH down the daily $3.00/cwt limit. 

Comment Column with John Sparrow | Kentucky is in Our Hearts
June 23, 2021
Comment Column with John Sparrow | Kentucky is in Our Hearts

Kentucky Farm Bureau Mutual Insurance Company was founded nearly eight decades ago, in 1943, to protect the assets of Kentuckians. From the start, our insurance services have been offered as a benefit to members of Kentucky Farm Bureau, ensuring that hardworking families across the Bluegrass State have access to the quality coverage they deserve.

Candid Conversation with the Owners of Oates Promotional Services
June 23, 2021
Candid Conversation with the Owners of Oates Promotional Services

A special edition of KFB Candid Conversation features a discussion with the folks from Oates Promotional Services, a long-time provider of all types of flags including American flags that have flown all over the world.  KFB News recently visited their Louisville facility to talk to family members who are carrying on truly American tradition.

A Time for Reconciliation: Rural Communities Finding Ways to Emerge from the Pandemic
June 23, 2021
A Time for Reconciliation:  Rural Communities Finding Ways to Emerge from the Pandemic

COVID-19 caused many hardships and continues to be a concern, but as cases drop and vaccines make their way to more people, a re-opening of sorts is taking place throughout the state and much of the nation. And nowhere is it more welcome than in rural communities.