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Elections Held During Kentucky Farm Bureau's 100th Annual Meeting

Elections Held During Kentucky Farm Bureau's 100th Annual Meeting

Pulaski County farmer Mark Haney was re-elected Kentucky Farm Bureau President on the concluding day of the organization’s 100th annual meeting. Also re-elected were Webster County’s Eddie Melton as First Vice-President and Sharon Furches of Calloway County as Second Vice-President. 

Kentucky Farm Bureau Announces Distinguished Service to Agriculture and Farm Bureau Recipients
November 25, 2019
Kentucky Farm Bureau Announces Distinguished Service  to Agriculture and Farm Bureau Recipients

Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) announced two annual award winners today: Sam Moore of Butler County, and former KFB president, has been named the Distinguished Service to Agriculture recipient and James Stuecker of Hardin County is the 2019 Distinguished Service to Farm Bureau Award winner.

Market Closes - November 21, 2019
November 21, 2019
Market Closes - November 21, 2019

CBOT futures closed mixed again today but soybean futures continue to drift lower in a well-established downtrend.  Except for the December LC contract, cattle futures closed lower ahead of Friday’s cattle on feed report. Lean hog futures closed higher, ending a general sell-off over 6 trading days.

Across Kentucky Promo November 25, 2019 - November 29, 2019
November 21, 2019
Across Kentucky Promo November 25, 2019 - November 29, 2019

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Across Kentucky - November 29, 2019
November 21, 2019
Across Kentucky - November 29, 2019

Christian Way Farm in Christian County is celebrating twenty years of sharing the story of agriculture to families and children across the region.  We hear from Janie Corley about the story of the farm where her husband Milton grew up and how that farm has evolved to become a popular agri-tourism destination.

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Across Kentucky - November 28, 2019
November 21, 2019
Across Kentucky - November 28, 2019

As we celebrate Thanksgiving today, we take a moment to find out what our Kentucky Farm Bureau Leaders are thankful for.  President Mark Haney, 1st Vice President Eddie Melton and 2nd Vice President Sharon Furches all share what they are thankful for this year.

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Across Kentucky - November 27, 2019
November 21, 2019
Across Kentucky - November 27, 2019

Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue says a trade deal with China remains a top priority.  During a recent visit at the National Association of Farm Broadcasting’s annual meeting in Kansas City, Secretary Perdue updated farm broadcasters on trade negotiations and the potential outcome of a successful trade deal. 

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