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Generation Bridge Brings New Leadership Opportunities to Specific Member Group

Generation Bridge Brings New Leadership Opportunities to Specific Member Group

As Kentucky Farm Bureau’s Centennial Year came to a close in 2019, the Vision 100 Committee was created at the direction of KFB President Mark Haney.  This committee, comprised of KFB volunteer leaders from the local level, as well as staff from both the Federation and the Insurance Company, was convened to help guide strategic planning for the future of the entire organization.

Market Closes - June 21, 2021
June 21, 2021
Market Closes - June 21, 2021

CBOT futures closed widely mixed with big trading ranges across the board. Cattle futures closed mixed with live cattle down slightly and feeder cattle a little higher, despite the stronger corn close. Lean hog futures closed sharply lower with the August LH down the daily $3.00 limit (means Tuesday’s limit is $4.50 for all LH contracts). 

Across Kentucky - June 21, 2021
June 21, 2021
Across Kentucky - June 21, 2021

KFB President Mark Haney says federal tax proposals threaten the future of family farms.

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Across Kentucky - June 18, 2021
June 18, 2021
Across Kentucky - June 18, 2021

KFB Director of Young Farmer Programs Jackson Tolle says IFAL is a great opportunity for rural ag youth.

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Market Closes - June 17, 2021
June 17, 2021
Market Closes - June 17, 2021

CBOT futures closed sharply lower to as much as limit-down in some contracts as the spec funds dumped portions of their long positions. Live cattle futures closed sharply lower while feeder futures ended more narrowly mixed. Lean hog futures closed sharply lower to expanded-limit down (July, Aug LH) following yesterday’s $3.00 limit losses. 

Across Kentucky - June 16, 2021
June 16, 2021
Across Kentucky - June 16, 2021

KFB President Mark Haney says American Rescue Plan funds will help the Commonwealth grow after the COVID pandemic.

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Across Kentucky - June 14, 2021
June 14, 2021
Across Kentucky - June 14, 2021

KFB First Vice President Eddie Melton says technology enables farmers to protect the environment and produce more.

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