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AFBF President Zippy Duvall Addresses National Roundtable on Lawsuit Abuse

AFBF President Zippy Duvall Addresses National Roundtable on Lawsuit Abuse

American Farm Bureau Federation President Zippy Duvall today joined a special national agriculture roundtable highlighting a recent wave of nuisance lawsuits targeting North Carolina hog farms.

Across Kentucky - August 6, 2018
August 1, 2018
Across Kentucky - August 6, 2018

The United States Department of Agriculture will providing assistance to farmers affected by the tariffs that are resulting from the Chinese trade war.  Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue discusses the tariff relief measures and what will be implemented to help farmers deal with the loss of income, a surplus of agriculture products and ways to look for new markets.

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Market Closes - July 31, 2018
July 31, 2018
Market Closes - July 31, 2018

Crop futures closed sharply higher with corn and soybean futures ending near the day’s highs. Wheat futures couldn’t maintain its gains and ended near mid-range. Live Cattle futures closed lower while Feeder Cattle posted bigger losses due to corn/bean futures moving much higher.

Rural Broadband: Going That Last Mile
July 30, 2018
Rural Broadband: Going That Last Mile

For those acclimated to a rural lifestyle, it would seem this place has all the necessary components to be a farmer. But there is one thing missing that farm families need now more than ever before; adequate broadband coverage.

Trade Mission to Canada
July 30, 2018
Trade Mission to Canada

KFB participates in trade mission to Kentucky’s biggest export market

KFB Continues its Support of Education with a Summer of Learning
July 30, 2018
KFB Continues its Support of Education with a Summer of Learning

Each summer, Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) hosts a number of events which are all connected by one common denominator; education.

2018 Kentucky Farm Bureau Scholarship Recipients
July 30, 2018
2018 Kentucky Farm Bureau Scholarship Recipients

KFB and county Farm Bureau organizations provided 402 college scholarship grants this year totaling $465,400. The scholarships were awarded to recipients who displayed the greatest levels of academic excellence, involvement in extracurricular activities, leadership abilities and financial need.