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Statement from Kentucky Farm Bureau President Mark Haney on Defense of Environment and Property Act of 2021

Statement from Kentucky Farm Bureau President Mark Haney on Defense of Environment and Property Act of 2021

“We offer our thanks to Senator Rand Paul for introducing the Defense of Environment and Property Act of 2021 as we look forward to the clarity such legislation would bring to the Waters of the U.S. issue."

Market Closes - May 3, 2021
May 3, 2021
Market Closes - May 3, 2021

CBOT futures closed widely mixed in very wide trading ranges as the highs were set soon after the opening bell Sunday evening. Cattle futures closed mixed with the nearby June LC down the most, pressured by ideas the cash fed market will stay under pressure from plentiful supplies. Lean hog futures closed higher with huge gains in the J/J/A contracts which gapped higher on the open.

Farm Bureau Launches Farm State of Mind Resource Directory to Support Mental Health Month
May 3, 2021
Farm Bureau Launches Farm State of Mind Resource Directory to Support Mental Health Month

In recognition of May as Mental Health Month, the American Farm Bureau Federation launched a comprehensive, easy-to-use online directory of resources for farmers, ranchers and their families who are experiencing stress and mental health challenges.  

Across Kentucky - May 3, 2021
May 3, 2021
Across Kentucky - May 3, 2021

AFBF's Director of Congressional Relations Andrew Wamsley says the climate policy debate is center stage in Washington.

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Across Kentucky - April 30, 2021
April 30, 2021
Across Kentucky - April 30, 2021

Hart County Farm Bureau President Hope Reynolds knows the collective strength of the Farm Bureau voice.

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Market Closes - April 29, 2021
April 29, 2021
Market Closes - April 29, 2021

CBOT futures closed mixed after a quite volatile trading day. Cattle futures closed higher except for a couple 2022 LC contracts and in the upper trading range. Lean hog futures closed considerably lower after making some contract highs yesterday. 

UK's Equine Science and Management Undergraduate Program Providing Opportunities Through Internships
April 29, 2021
UK's Equine Science and Management Undergraduate Program Providing Opportunities Through Internships

The use of internships has long been a bridge between students looking to gain valuable work experience and employers looking for perspective employees.

No one knows that better than Savannah Robin who serves as the University of Kentucky (UK) College of Agriculture, Food, and Environment’s Equine Science and Management Undergraduate Program Internship Coordinator.