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Why Rural Kentucky Needs to Vote

Why Rural Kentucky Needs to Vote

In communities across the country, children are taught from a young age about the importance of getting out on Election Day and voting. The right to vote is the cornerstone of any democracy and an important tool for making our voices heard in the political process.

Across Kentucky - October 12, 2020
October 12, 2020
Across Kentucky - October 12, 2020

KY 4-H President Landry Woodrum says 4-H succeeds with hands on learning.

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Across Kentucky - October 9, 2020
October 9, 2020
Across Kentucky - October 9, 2020

UK's Dr. Deborah Reed says mental health stress is a serious threat to Kentucky farmers.

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Market Closes - October 7, 2020
October 7, 2020
Market Closes - October 7, 2020

CBOT futures closed mostly higher as many corn, bean and wheat contracts traded new highs. Cattle futures closed higher with live cattle supported by higher cash prices and firm boxed beef. Lean hog futures closed higher, supported by higher pork cutouts and LH futures discount to the cash market.

Across Kentucky - October 7, 2020
October 7, 2020
Across Kentucky - October 7, 2020

Secretary of State Michael Adams discusses the upcoming election and ways to vote.

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Market Closes - October 6, 2020
October 6, 2020
Market Closes - October 6, 2020

Grain and soy complex futures closed strongly higher but well off the day’s highs.  Live cattle edged higher while feeder cattle futures were hit hard by rising CBOT futures.  Lean hog futures closed higher with the nearby October and December LH posting the best gains. 

Market Closes - October 5, 2020
October 5, 2020
Market Closes - October 5, 2020

CBOT futures closed mixed with wheat making the best gains. Cattle futures closed slightly higher on optimism for the cash fed market. Lean hog futures also closed slightly higher on a sharply higher pork cutout.