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WAVE is Rolling in Four River-County Area

WAVE is Rolling in Four River-County Area

Over the last three years, the West Kentucky river counties of Ballard, Carlisle, Hickman and Fulton have been at the center of an economic development initiative known as the West Kentucky Alliance for a Vibrant Economy (WAVE.)

Across Kentucky - October 1, 2019
September 26, 2019
Across Kentucky - October 1, 2019

Hardin County farmer Ray Allen Mackey represented Kentucky farmers during the University of Kentucky Grain and Forage Center of Excellence ribbon cutting, September 19, in Princeton.  Mackey, who is President of the Kentucky Corn Promotion Council, talked about the vision behind the center, the importance of the facility and staff for the future of agriculture. 

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Across Kentucky - September 30, 2019
September 26, 2019
Across Kentucky - September 30, 2019

A standing room only crowd was on hand Thursday, September 19, as the University of Kentucky cut the ribbon to officially open the Grain and Forage Center of Excellence at the Research and Education Center in Princeton.  Director Dr. Chad Lee, U.K. President Dr. Eli Capilouto and a number of other speakers talked about the importance of the center and the researchers and staff that work there.

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Market Closes - September 25, 2019
September 25, 2019
Market Closes - September 25, 2019

CBOT futures closed steady to lower, except for the MGEX spring wheat contract which continued to rally on unfavorable weather conditions and forecasts in the north. Cattle futures closed higher on the announcement of a US/Japan trade agreement which will lower tariffs on US beef.  Lean Hog futures rose sharply today on ideas that China is about to make a large purchase of US pork.

Market Closes - September 24, 2019
September 24, 2019
Market Closes - September 24, 2019

CBOT futures closed narrowly mixed with high-range closes in corn and wheat. Cattle futures closed narrowly mixed, with feeder cattle outperforming LC today. Lean Hog futures closed moderately higher, adding to Monday’s price gains.

Market Closes - September 23, 2019
September 23, 2019
Market Closes - September 23, 2019

CBOT futures closed mostly higher, led by the soybean and meal contracts. Live and feeder cattle futures gapped higher at the open, rallied through the day to close near the day’s highs.  Lean Hog futures closed higher to sharply higher as futures rebounded from Friday’s big losses.

Across Kentucky Promo September 23, 2019 - September 27, 2019
September 19, 2019
Across Kentucky Promo September 23, 2019 - September 27, 2019

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