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Ginny Lyle and Brady Lawson Win Outstanding Farm Bureau Youth Contest

Ginny Lyle and Brady Lawson Win Outstanding Farm Bureau Youth Contest

Ginny Lyle of Franklin County and Brady Lawson of Morgan County were awarded top honors in the Kentucky Farm Bureau 2020 Outstanding Farm Bureau Youth contest.

Market Closes - October 7, 2020
October 7, 2020
Market Closes - October 7, 2020

CBOT futures closed mostly higher as many corn, bean and wheat contracts traded new highs. Cattle futures closed higher with live cattle supported by higher cash prices and firm boxed beef. Lean hog futures closed higher, supported by higher pork cutouts and LH futures discount to the cash market.

Across Kentucky - October 7, 2020
October 7, 2020
Across Kentucky - October 7, 2020

Secretary of State Michael Adams discusses the upcoming election and ways to vote.

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Market Closes - October 6, 2020
October 6, 2020
Market Closes - October 6, 2020

Grain and soy complex futures closed strongly higher but well off the day’s highs.  Live cattle edged higher while feeder cattle futures were hit hard by rising CBOT futures.  Lean hog futures closed higher with the nearby October and December LH posting the best gains. 

Market Closes - October 5, 2020
October 5, 2020
Market Closes - October 5, 2020

CBOT futures closed mixed with wheat making the best gains. Cattle futures closed slightly higher on optimism for the cash fed market. Lean hog futures also closed slightly higher on a sharply higher pork cutout.

Commissioner Quarles Announces Annual Poster and Essay Contest
October 5, 2020
Commissioner Quarles Announces Annual Poster and Essay Contest

Agriculture Commissioner Dr. Ryan Quarles invites Kentucky students to enter the Kentucky Department of Agriculture’s (KDA) annual Poster and Essay Contest.

The theme of the 2021 contest is “Kentucky Agriculture Never Stops.”

Across Kentucky - October 5, 2020
October 5, 2020
Across Kentucky - October 5, 2020

KFB Second Vice President Sharon Furches introduces a new program called "Generation Bridge".

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