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Katie Cecil Named the 2022 Kentucky Farm Bureau Generation Bridge Advocate of the Year

Katie Cecil Named the 2022 Kentucky Farm Bureau Generation Bridge Advocate of the Year

Katie Cecil of Daviess County, a second-generation farmer at Cecil Farms, was named the 2022 Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) Generation Bridge Advocate of the Year.

Across Kentucky - July 8, 2022
July 8, 2022
Across Kentucky - July 8, 2022

Kentucky Department of Agriculture's Dale Dobson says Raising Hope is an effort to prevent farmer suicide.

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Market Closes - July 7, 2022
July 7, 2022
Market Closes - July 7, 2022

CBOT futures closed higher to sharply higher on short-covering and bargain buying following Tuesday’s sharp selloff. Cattle futures closed mixed with live cattle slightly higher and feeder futures down nearly a dollar/cwt. Lean hog futures closed higher with the best gains in the Oct/Dec/Feb contracts. 

Across Kentucky - July 6, 2022
July 6, 2022
Across Kentucky - July 6, 2022

Oldham County Farm Bureau President Kevin Jeffries says they've been proactive toward grain bin safety.

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Market Closes - July 5, 2022
July 5, 2022
Market Closes - July 5, 2022

As July 4th 3-day weekends often lead to, the CBOT futures market saw huge price moves today at the close; unfortunately, the direction was DOWN. Cattle futures closed moderately lower across the board in sympathy with the general commodity sell-off today. Lean hog futures closed mixed with the July/Aug/Oct contracts ending higher. 

Across Kentucky - July 4, 2022
July 4, 2022
Across Kentucky - July 4, 2022

KFBF Executive Vice President Drew Graham believes we should celebrate our freedom every day.

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Across Kentucky - July 1, 2022
July 1, 2022
Across Kentucky - July 1, 2022

KFB First Vice President Eddie Melton says the policy development process is already underway for 2022.

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