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Record Turkey Prices Expected as Thanksgiving Approaches

Record Turkey Prices Expected as Thanksgiving Approaches

 Families can expect to pay record high prices at the grocery store for turkey this upcoming holiday season thanks to the impacts of the bird flu and inflation. American Farm Bureau Federation economists analyzed turkey and egg costs in their latest Market Intel.

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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Across Kentucky - July 22, 2022
July 22, 2022
Across Kentucky - July 22, 2022

Lee Ann Jones says being a student-led club is a real advantage for Morehead State University's Farm Bureau Club.

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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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