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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 - October 19, 2020
October 19, 2020
Across Kentucky - October 19, 2020

KFB 1st Vice President Eddie Melton says the 2020 harvest is going well.

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Across Kentucky - October 16, 2020
October 16, 2020
Across Kentucky - October 16, 2020

KY FFA President Mallory White says vocational agriculture is still growing young leaders.

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Market Closes - October 15, 2020
October 15, 2020
Market Closes - October 15, 2020

CBOT futures closed mostly higher (and at/near the day’s highs), led by Chicago and KC wheat. Cattle futures closed mostly lower as beef demand becomes less certain. Lean hog futures closed mixed with nearby December LH up 1.45 but April 2021 and beyond posting losses. 

Across Kentucky - October 14, 2020
October 14, 2020
Across Kentucky - October 14, 2020

KY FCCLA President Alyssa Cracraft says strong families are key to strong communities.

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Market Closes - October 13, 2020
October 13, 2020
Market Closes - October 13, 2020

CBOT futures were mostly higher with one percent gains or less.  Cattle futures closed slightly higher after a significant morning sell off into negative territory. Lean hog futures closed with minimal losses, having climbed back from sharp losses early in the session.

Voluntary 'Ag Tag' donations amounted to $611,743 in 2020, Total to Be Divided Among 4-H, FFA, KDA
October 13, 2020
Voluntary 'Ag Tag' donations amounted to $611,743 in 2020, Total to Be Divided Among 4-H, FFA, KDA

Kentucky farmers donated $611,743.08 to the Ag Tag Program in the 2020 fiscal year that ended June 30, Agriculture Commissioner Dr. Ryan Quarles announced.