Newsroom

North American International Livestock Exposition Approved to Hold 2020 Show

North American International Livestock Exposition Approved to Hold 2020 Show

The North American International Livestock Exposition (NAILE) was approved through the Kentucky Healthy at Work initiative to host a modified show this year. NAILE is the largest all-breed, purebred livestock exposition in the world and runs Nov. 3-19, 2020 at the Kentucky Exposition Center. 

Across Kentucky - August 7, 2020
August 7, 2020
Across Kentucky - August 7, 2020

Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles warns of suspicious seeds in the Commonwealth.

Listen here

Market Closes - August 6, 2020
August 6, 2020
Market Closes - August 6, 2020

CBOT futures closed steady to mostly lower on lack of supportive news. Except for the August LC contract, cattle futures closed lower.  Lean hog futures close very narrowly mixed with 50-75 cent ranges. 

Market Closes - August 5, 2020
August 6, 2020
Market Closes - August 5, 2020

CBOT futures closed narrowly mixed with gains made on short-covering after yesterday’s sharp losses. Cattle futures closed mostly higher with LC supported by a stronger cash market. Fed steers traded up to $100/cwt.  Lean hog futures closed slightly higher on reduced slaughter and higher pork cutout values.

Across Kentucky - August 5, 2020
August 5, 2020
Across Kentucky - August 5, 2020

KFB 2nd Vice President Sharon Furches favors locally grown foods.

Listen here

Across Kentucky - August 3, 2020
August 3, 2020
Across Kentucky - August 3, 2020

AFBF Chief Economist John Newton reports lower farm prices and higher food costs.

Listen here

Across Kentucky - July 31, 2020
July 31, 2020
Across Kentucky - July 31, 2020

Larue County Educator Misty Bivens is the state's Ag Teacher of the Year.

Listen here