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Leadership Elected for Kentucky Farm Bureau's

Leadership Elected for Kentucky Farm Bureau's "Generation Bridge Committee"

Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) has released the names of individuals elected to lead its new initiative, Generation Bridge. Amanda Gajdzik of Shelby County has been elected chair, Tammy White of Union County is vice chair, and Sarah Beth Guffey from Clinton County is secretary of this newly formed committee.

Across Kentucky - January 22, 2021
January 22, 2021
Across Kentucky - January 22, 2021

KFB Second Vice President Sharon Furches says Generation Bridge will develop new advocates for agriculture.

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Market Closes - January 21, 2021
January 21, 2021
Market Closes - January 21, 2021

CBOT futures closes narrowly mixed except for a sharp rally in soybean oil futures for a second day.  Ahead of Friday’s Cattle on Feed Report, cattle futures closed higher and near the day’s highs. Beyond the February LH contract, lean hog futures closed higher with the June/July LH hitting new contract highs. 

Market Closes - January 20, 2021
January 20, 2021
Market Closes - January 20, 2021

Corn, wheat and soybean/meal futures posted sizable losses again today as prices further correct off contract highs. Cattle futures closed mixed with live cattle lower and feeders higher. Lean hog futures opened steady but rallied strongly to close much higher.  

Across Kentucky - January 20, 2021
January 20, 2021
Across Kentucky - January 20, 2021
KFB First Vice President Eddie Melton says Farm Bureau policy has grassroots support.
 
 

 

Market Closes - January 19, 2021
January 19, 2021
Market Closes - January 19, 2021

CBOT futures closed mostly lower and near the day’s lows, with sharp losses in soybeans and soybean meal. Cattle futures closed mostly higher but well off the day’s highs that were set about an hour into trading. Lean hog futures opened near steady but quickly headed lower and finished near the day’s lows. 

Across Kentucky - January 15, 2021
January 15, 2021
Across Kentucky - January 15, 2021

Congressman Brett Guthrie received a Friend of Farm Bureau Award from KFB.

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