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"I Have Big Dreams for this Place"

To say Catlin Young wears many hats would be an understatement. This recent Murray State University (MSU) agri-business graduate/first-time farm owner/University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food, and Environment Weed Science Technician/social media blogger/animal lover is blending these many roles to accomplish her mission of carrying on a family farming tradition.

Down the Backroads: Is It Spring Already?
March 15, 2022
Down the Backroads:  Is It Spring Already?

Since I have never lived anywhere else but in our great Commonwealth, I have always enjoyed the changing of the seasons. It's sort of a rite of passage here to move from one period to the other; each season is unique and different yet with commonalities, when sewn together, create this special place I call home.

Navigating Kentucky's Cattle Industry
March 15, 2022
Navigating Kentucky's Cattle Industry

Over the past two decades, Kentucky cattle producers have risen to the point of having one of the best quality cow herds in the country and the biggest east of the Mississippi.

Market Closes - March 14, 2022
March 14, 2022
Market Closes - March 14, 2022

The main CBOT contracts closed lower but KC wheat and soybean meal posted gains. Cattle futures closed sharply higher with very little trading happening to the downside. Lean hog futures were mostly higher although the April LH ended down. 

Suzanne Cecil White: KFB's 2021 Farm Woman of the Year
March 14, 2022
Suzanne Cecil White: KFB's 2021 Farm Woman of the Year

It doesn’t take long in a conversation with Suzanne Cecil White to hear the excitement in her voice when it comes to talking about the family farm.

The Kentucky Agriculture Disaster Relief Fund
March 14, 2022
The Kentucky Agriculture Disaster Relief Fund

Kentucky agriculture has often been referred to as a collective family, one that comes together, especially in times of need, to help and support one another. Never has that been more evident than in the days, weeks, and now, months since tornadoes ripped through portions of the state in the late hours of December 10.

March 11, 2022 - Legislative Report No. 11 - 2022 Kentucky General Assembly
March 11, 2022
March 11, 2022 - Legislative Report No. 11 - 2022 Kentucky General Assembly