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Kentucky Production Agri-Tech (KPAT) Initiative

Kentucky Production Agri-Tech (KPAT) Initiative

The backbone of Kentucky’s agriculture industry is the existence of family-owned production farms and supporting businesses located in every region of the state. Often small operations, these entities make up the majority of the ag industry in the Commonwealth, therefore representing a significant portion of the state’s overall economic development structure.

Across Kentucky - December 11, 2020
December 11, 2020
Across Kentucky - December 11, 2020

AFBF President Zippy Duvall previews a "virtual convention" in January.

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Across Kentucky - December 9, 2020
December 9, 2020
Across Kentucky - December 9, 2020

UK's Dr. Will Snell says 2020 farm income will be better than expected.

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Market Closes - December 7, 2020
December 7, 2020
Market Closes - December 7, 2020

CBOT futures closed mixed with nearby soy complex contracts finishing lower and well off the day’s highs.  Cattle futures closed lower on a lack of fundamental market support. Lean hog futures closed lower and near the day’s lows.  

Across Kentucky - December 7, 2020
December 7, 2020
Across Kentucky - December 7, 2020

Ky Ag Commissioner Ryan Quarles says hunger is real in the state.

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Elections Held During Kentucky Farm Bureau's 101st Annual Meeting
December 5, 2020
Elections Held During Kentucky Farm Bureau's 101st Annual Meeting

Pulaski County farmer Mark Haney was re-elected Kentucky Farm Bureau President on the concluding day of the organization’s 101st 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 "Generation Bridge Core Leadership Committee" during 101st Annual Meeting
December 4, 2020
Kentucky Farm Bureau Announces "Generation Bridge Core Leadership Committee"  during 101st Annual Meeting

Louisville, KY (December 4, 2020) – During Thursday’s session of Kentucky Farm Bureau’s 101st annual meeting KFB President Mark Haney delivered his remarks and KFB leadership announced an exciting new initiative -- Generation Bridge.