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2022 Young Farmers & Ranchers Leadership Conference Slated for Feb. 25-28

2022 Young Farmers & Ranchers Leadership Conference Slated for Feb. 25-28

The American Farm Bureau Federation will host the 2022 Young Farmers & Ranchers Leadership Conference in Louisville, Kentucky, Feb. 25-28, at the Omni Louisville Hotel.

Across Kentucky - November 12, 2021
November 12, 2021
Across Kentucky - November 12, 2021

Mark Stone with the Times Argus in Muhlenberg County is the KFB Communications Award winner this year.

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Market Closes - November 11, 2021
November 11, 2021
Market Closes - November 11, 2021

CBOT futures closed steady to higher with wheat futures leading the way up. Live cattle futures closed slightly lower while feeders made gains across the board. Lean hog futures closed lower after trading higher during the middle of the session. 

Market Closes - November 10, 2021
November 10, 2021
Market Closes - November 10, 2021

CBOT futures closed near steady in soybean meal to sharply higher in the case of corn and wheat. Live cattle traded steady while feeder futures closed lower due to rising corn futures. Lean hog futures closed modestly higher after testing lower levels at the opening bell. 

Across Kentucky - November 10, 2021
November 10, 2021
Across Kentucky - November 10, 2021

The Louisville Farm-City Luncheon and the Wing Tip Rodeo are back on the sidelines of the North American International Livestock Expo.

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Market Closes - November 9, 2021
November 9, 2021
Market Closes - November 9, 2021

CBOT futures closed higher with large gains in soybeans and soybean meal. Today’s USDA Crop Report estimates show record large corn and soybean yields for Kentucky of 189.0 bu/acre and 56.0 bu/acre. Live cattle futures closed narrowly mixed while feeder cattle posted small losses across the board. Lean hog futures closed mostly lower with the nearby December LH dropping the most -- $1.425/cwt.

Market Closes - November 8, 2021
November 8, 2021
Market Closes - November 8, 2021

Corn and wheat closed near steady while the soy complex closed lower.  Cattle futures closed mostly higher on support from last week’s strong cash fed market and beef cutouts. Lean hog futures closed narrowly mixed despite a huge jump in the pork cutout in the morning.