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Caleb and Leanne Ragland of LaRue County Named Kentucky Farm Bureau's Outstanding Young Farm Family

Caleb and Leanne Ragland of LaRue County Named Kentucky Farm Bureau's Outstanding Young Farm Family

Caleb and Leanne Ragland of LaRue County have been named Kentucky Farm Bureau’s (KFB) “2020 Outstanding Young Farm Family”. This annual award recognizes a couple or individual under the age of 35 that demonstrates strong farm management skills, KFB and community involvement, and consistent financial growth through their farm.

Across Kentucky - September 7, 2020
September 7, 2020
Across Kentucky - September 7, 2020

KFB President Mark Haney says free Wi-Fi is available at KFB locations across the state.

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Kentucky State Fair: Tradition Triumphs
September 4, 2020
Kentucky State Fair: Tradition Triumphs

Normally, the month of August would be the time of year when hundreds of thousands of people would make their way to the Kentucky Exposition Center to experience the sights, sounds, and tastes of the Kentucky State Fair. But 2020 has been anything but normal due to regulations put in place because of COVID-19.

Neighbor Helping Neighbor: A Story of Good Will During Tough Times
September 4, 2020
Neighbor Helping Neighbor: A Story of Good Will  During Tough Times

Last May, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced details of the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP), which provided up to $16 billion in direct payments to farmers affected by market instability as a result of the pandemic.

Across Kentucky - September 4, 2020
September 4, 2020
Across Kentucky - September 4, 2020

KFB Water Management Working Group Chair Steve Coleman reports on the group's overall mission.

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Commissioner Quarles Elected President of National Agriculture Organization
September 3, 2020
Commissioner Quarles Elected President of National Agriculture Organization

Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner Dr. Ryan Quarles was elected president of the National Association of State Departments of Agriculture (NASDA) today at its annual meeting.

Market Closes - September 2, 2020
September 2, 2020
Market Closes - September 2, 2020

CBOT futures closed widely mixed in wide trading ranges. Cattle futures closed lower and hitting new lows for this 2-week downtrend. Lean hog futures made variably higher price gains today.