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Cathy Weaver Receives 2021 Farm Public Relations Award

Cathy Weaver Receives 2021 Farm Public Relations Award

Cathy Weaver, University of Kentucky Extension Agent for 4-H Youth Development in Jessamine County, is the recipient of the 2021 Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) Farm Public Relations Award.

Mark Stone Receives the 2021 Kentucky Farm Bureau Communications Award
November 23, 2021
Mark Stone Receives the 2021 Kentucky Farm Bureau Communications Award

Mark Stone, editor of the Times-Argus in Central City, Kentucky, is the recipient of the 2021 Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) Communications Award.

The Kentucky Farm Bureau Communications Award recognizes and honors the outstanding efforts of a professional journalist whose recent work has contributed to a better public understanding and appreciation of the people, communities and issues connected to Kentucky agriculture.

Market Closes - November 22, 2021
November 22, 2021
Market Closes - November 22, 2021

Most of the CBOT grain and oilseed contracts closed higher, lead by the KC and Chicago wheat markets. Cattle futures closed higher in follow-through buying off last week’s cash strength and bullish momentum. Lean hog futures closed higher on morning strength in the pork market offsetting cash hog weakness. 

Across Kentucky - November 22, 2021
November 22, 2021
Across Kentucky - November 22, 2021

KFB President Mark Haney has much to be thankful for this year.

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Across Kentucky - November 19, 2021
November 19, 2021
Across Kentucky - November 19, 2021

Bourbon County is one of five County Activities of Excellence award winners for 2021.

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Market Closes - November 18, 2021
November 18, 2021
Market Closes - November 18, 2021

Major CBOT futures closed lower and near the lows of the day. Early strength peaked around 9:00 am CT and it was downhill from there. December LC broke above its sideways channel; February LC gapped higher and made the highest close since September 1. Lean hog futures were slightly higher except for December LH’s $1.07 loss. 

Market Closes - November 17, 2021
November 17, 2021
Market Closes - November 17, 2021

CBOT futures closed higher across the board but well off the day’s highs which were made mostly in the 9:00 am CT hour.  Live and feeder cattle futures closed only fractionally higher in fairly narrow trading ranges. Lean hog futures closed lower in the December and February contracts and higher in the deferred months.