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Kentucky Family Wins Top Honor from American Farm Bureau Federation

Kentucky Family Wins Top Honor from American Farm Bureau Federation

Caleb and Leanne Ragland of LaRue County won a top honor during the American Farm Bureau Federation (AFBF) virtual convention today, being named winners of the Young Farmers & Ranchers “Achievement Award.”  

Greenup County Named Kentucky Farm Bureau "Women's Top County"
December 3, 2020
Greenup County Named Kentucky Farm Bureau "Women's Top County"

Every year, Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) recognizes the achievement and success of Farm Bureau Women through their “Women’s Top County” awards presentation during the KFB Annual Meeting. 

Mercer County Farm Bureaus honored as Kentucky Farm Bureau's 2020 "Top County"
December 3, 2020
Mercer County Farm Bureau honored as Kentucky Farm Bureau's 2020 "Top County"

Recognized for outstanding programming and for having a positive impact on both the community and its membership, Mercer County Farm Bureau was honored as Kentucky Farm Bureau’s (KFB) “Top County” in 2020.

Market Closes - December 2, 2020
December 2, 2020
Market Closes - December 2, 2020

CBOT futures closed mixed and far above the day’s lows which posted overnight.  Cattle futures closed slightly higher and toward the upper end of the day’s trading range.  Lean hog futures closed lower and near the day’s lows. 

Across Kentucky - December 2, 2020
December 2, 2020
Across Kentucky - December 2, 2020

"Together We Grow" is KFB President Mark Haney's message to members this year.

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Market Closes - December 1, 2020
December 1, 2020
Market Closes - December 1, 2020

After trading higher overnight, CBOT futures succumbed to selling pressure late morning and closed lower and near the day’s lows. Cattle futures closed slightly higher as traders wait for more direction from the cash markets.  Lean hog futures closed mixed with the nearby December LH contract finishing lower on weakness in the cash hog price and pork cutouts.

Market Closes - November 30, 2020
November 30, 2020
Market Closes - November 30, 2020

CBOT futures closed sharply lower and at/near the day’s lows.  Cattle futures closed mixed with Live Cattle down slightly and Feeder Cattle higher. Cattle futures closed mixed with Live Cattle down slightly and Feeder Cattle higher.