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Ginny Lyle and Brady Lawson Win Outstanding Farm Bureau Youth Contest

Ginny Lyle and Brady Lawson Win Outstanding Farm Bureau Youth Contest

Ginny Lyle of Franklin County and Brady Lawson of Morgan County were awarded top honors in the Kentucky Farm Bureau 2020 Outstanding Farm Bureau Youth contest.

Connecting Broadband to the Last Mile
October 19, 2020
Connecting Broadband to the Last Mile

The small West Kentucky county of Crittenden is typical of rural areas in the state or across the country. Agriculture is the top economic driver; the area is home to many small-town family businesses; and with a population of just over 9,000, knowing your neighbors is a common occurrence.

But within a 200-mile radius of the county seat, Marion, there are well over two million people in some of the largest cities in the country.

Candid Conversation: Kentucky 4-H President Landry Woodrum
October 19, 2020
Candid Conversation: Kentucky 4-H President Landry Woodrum

KFB Candid Conversation presents a discussion about the topical issues facing the agricultural industry and rural communities in a question and answer format. In this column, State 4-H President Landry Woodrum discusses the benefits of being involved in the organization and what he has experienced being a state officer during a pandemic.

Comment Column: A Message from Kentucky State FFA President Mallory White
October 19, 2020
Comment Column:  A Message from Kentucky State FFA President Mallory White

"In the promise of better days through better ways, even as the better things we now enjoy have come to us through the struggles of former years."

Across Kentucky - October 19, 2020
October 19, 2020
Across Kentucky - October 19, 2020

KFB 1st Vice President Eddie Melton says the 2020 harvest is going well.

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Across Kentucky - October 16, 2020
October 16, 2020
Across Kentucky - October 16, 2020

KY FFA President Mallory White says vocational agriculture is still growing young leaders.

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Market Closes - October 15, 2020
October 15, 2020
Market Closes - October 15, 2020

CBOT futures closed mostly higher (and at/near the day’s highs), led by Chicago and KC wheat. Cattle futures closed mostly lower as beef demand becomes less certain. Lean hog futures closed mixed with nearby December LH up 1.45 but April 2021 and beyond posting losses.