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The Importance of Rural Voting in Kentucky

The Importance of Rural Voting in Kentucky

In communities across the country, children are taught from a young age about the importance of getting out on Election Day and voting. The right to vote is the cornerstone of any democracy and an important tool for making our voices heard in the political process.

Market Closes - October 1, 2020
October 1, 2020
Market Closes - October 1, 2020

CBOT futures closed mixed with corn and soybean meal rising. Cattle futures closed lower and near the day’s lows after trading higher early in the trading session.  Lean hog futures closed narrowly mixed except for nearby October LH which gained $1.35. 

Market Closes - September 30, 2020
September 30, 2020
Market Closes - September 30, 2020

CBOT futures closed sharply higher in response to a bullish Quarterly Grain Stocks Report released at Noon EDT. Cattle futures closed lower and toward the low end of the range. Lean hog futures closed moderately higher but near the day’s highs.  

Across Kentucky - September 30, 2020
September 30, 2020
Across Kentucky - September 30, 2020

KFB Second Vice President Sharon Furches talks about the role of women in Kentucky Agriculture.

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Market Closes - September 28, 2020
September 28, 2020
Market Closes - September 28, 2020

CBOT futures closed widely mixed with sizable trading ranges. Cattle futures closed slightly higher but near the top of the day’s range after opening lower.  Lean hog futures closed mixed with the October LH closing up on a very strong pork cutout.

Across Kentucky - September 28, 2020
September 28, 2020
Across Kentucky - September 28, 2020

Special Projects Director Billy Toombs shares the KFB commitment to secondary education.

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Across Kentucky - September 25, 2020
September 25, 2020
Across Kentucky - September 25, 2020

KFB Safety Committee Chair Randy Chrisman says time is critical with farm emergencies.

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