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Why Rural Kentucky Needs to Vote

Why Rural Kentucky Needs to Vote

In communities across the country, children are taught from a young age about the importance of getting out on Election Day and voting. The right to vote is the cornerstone of any democracy and an important tool for making our voices heard in the political process.

Across Kentucky - October 23, 2020
October 23, 2020
Across Kentucky - October 23, 2020

KY Ag Commissioner Ryan Quarles has been elected President of NASDA.

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Market Closes - October 21, 2020
October 21, 2020
Market Closes - October 21, 2020

Corn, soybeans and soybean meal closed strongly higher, led by the meal market. Cattle futures closed mixed with live cattle mostly lower and feeder futures mostly higher. Lean hog futures closed lower and near the day’s lows.

Across Kentucky - October 21, 2020
October 21, 2020
Across Kentucky - October 21, 2020

AFBF President Zippy Duvall reminds rural voters to cast their ballot November 3rd.

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Market Closes - October 20, 2020
October 20, 2020
Market Closes - October 20, 2020

Corn, soybeans and wheat futures closed higher and near the day’s highs. Cattle futures closed higher, bouncing back from early weakness on follow-through selling. Lean hog futures closed lower on profit-taking after the strong October rally. 

Market Closes - October 19, 2020
October 19, 2020
Market Closes - October 19, 2020

CBOT futures closed higher on continued strong export demand and dry weather concerns for wheat areas and in South America where corn/bean planting is behind schedule. Live and feeder cattle futures were slaughtered today with $3-4/cwt losses. Except for the 1.65 gain in the December contract, lean hogs closed lower.

Down the Backroads: When it Comes to Food, Make a Little Extra
October 19, 2020
Down the Backroads: When it Comes to Food, Make a Little Extra

October is one of my favorite months of the year. I love to see the changing of the leaves and the feel of cooler temperatures. But it is food that garners most of my attention this time of year. I know when October rolls around, the menu at my house takes a turn toward traditional fall food offerings such as chili and homemade soups, not to mention all the yummy desserts.