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Kentucky Farm Bureau Studios Wins Three Emmy® Awards

Kentucky Farm Bureau Studios Wins Three Emmy® Awards

Kentucky Farm Bureau Studios earned three Emmy® Awards during 54th Annual Ohio Valley Regional Emmy Awards.

AFBF President Zippy Duvall's Statement on Trade and Tariffs
July 24, 2018
AFBF President Zippy Duvall's Statement on Trade and Tariffs

The $12 billion package of agricultural assistance announced today by the administration will provide a welcome measure of temporary relief to our farmers and ranchers who are experiencing the financial effects of the trade war.

Agriculture Issues and Keeping Members Informed
July 24, 2018
Keeping Members Informed

Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) delegate members recently met in Louisville to vote on an American Farm Bureau Federation (AFBF) policy change passed at the AFBF convention held last January and discussed a number of state and national issues facing the agriculture industries. 

Market Closes - July 23, 2018
July 23, 2018
Market Closes - July 23, 2018

CBOT futures closed mixed with mostly small price changes. Most contracts opened higher Sunday evening, but soybeans closed lower and near the day’s lows.  Cattle futures closed higher except for the nearby contracts.  Lean Hog futures closed higher on short-covering after LH hit new contract lows on Friday.

University of Kentucky to host Corn, Soybean and Tobacco Field Day
July 20, 2018
University of Kentucky to host Corn, Soybean and Tobacco Field Day

The University of Kentucky’s Corn, Soybean and Tobacco Field Day is July 24 at the UK Research and Education Center Farm in Princeton.

Market Closes - July 19, 2018
July 19, 2018
Market Closes - July 19, 2018

Corn, beans and wheat closed higher and at/near the day’s highs. Wheat led the market higher on ideas that some of our competitors are seeing some production losses due to weather.  Cattle futures closed narrowly mixed after trading tight ranges, especially compared to yesterday’s market.

American Farm Bureau speaks on how the trade war endangers farmers
July 19, 2018
American Farm Bureau speaks on how the trade war endangers farmers

Representatives from the American Farm Bureau testify to Congress warning that many farms will suffer if the growing trade war continues.