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Open Letter to Governor Andy Beshear

Open Letter to Governor Andy Beshear

There is no doubt that helping usher the agriculture industry forward with technology should be a priority for Kentucky's elected officials, but how you go about it matters.

Market Closes - June 2, 2020
June 2, 2020
Market Closes - June 2, 2020

CBOT futures closed widely mixed with soybeans higher and wheat lower. Futures were generally supported by higher energy futures and a weaker dollar. Cattle futures closed sharply lower to as much as limit-down in the June Live Cattle.  Lean hog futures closed mixed but nearby June LH ended down a sharp $2.20/cwt.

Market Closes - June 1, 2020
June 1, 2020
Market Closes - June 1, 2020

After trading some really wide ranges, CBOT futures closed fairly narrowly mixed (excluding big gains in oats and rice). Cattle futures closed mostly higher except for the 3 nearby Live Cattle contracts. Lean Hog futures closed sharply lower as cash hog price and the pork cutout value dropped.

Across Kentucky - June 1, 2020
June 1, 2020
Across Kentucky - June 1, 2020

KFB's Fran McCall discusses increased consumer demand for local farm products.

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Across Kentucky - May 29, 2020
May 26, 2020
Across Kentucky - May 29, 2020

KYFB 1st Vice President Eddie Melton discusses Ag prices and hopes for better farm income and an economic recovery.

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Across Kentucky - May 27, 2020
May 26, 2020
Across Kentucky - May 27, 2020

Miss Kentucky Alex Francke discusses the value of Kentucky Proud Farm Products for taste and healthy living.

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Across Kentucky - May 25, 2020
May 26, 2020
Across Kentucky - May 25, 2020

Kentucky FFA Executive Director Sheldon McKinney discusses the "I Believe" program which will appear on RFD-TV on Monday, May 25, 2020.  

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