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Open Letter to Governor Andy Beshear

Open Letter to Governor Andy Beshear

There is no doubt that helping usher the agriculture industry forward with technology should be a priority for Kentucky's elected officials, but how you go about it matters.

Across Kentucky - June 10, 2020
June 3, 2020
Across Kentucky - June 10, 2020

Ky Ag Commissioner Ryan Quarles discusses support for the state's meat processors.

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Across Kentucky - June 8, 2020
June 3, 2020
Across Kentucky - June 8, 2020

KFB 2nd Vice President Sharon Furches encourages farm families.

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Across Kentucky - June 5, 2020
June 3, 2020
Across Kentucky - June 5, 2020

AFBF President Zippy Duvall discusses challenges to the farm economy.

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Across Kentucky - June 3, 2020
June 3, 2020
Across Kentucky - June 3, 2020

KFB President Mark Haney says farm support is important to national security.

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Market Closes - June 2, 2020
June 2, 2020
Market Closes - June 2, 2020

CBOT futures closed widely mixed with soybeans higher and wheat lower. Futures were generally supported by higher energy futures and a weaker dollar. Cattle futures closed sharply lower to as much as limit-down in the June Live Cattle.  Lean hog futures closed mixed but nearby June LH ended down a sharp $2.20/cwt.

Market Closes - June 1, 2020
June 1, 2020
Market Closes - June 1, 2020

After trading some really wide ranges, CBOT futures closed fairly narrowly mixed (excluding big gains in oats and rice). Cattle futures closed mostly higher except for the 3 nearby Live Cattle contracts. Lean Hog futures closed sharply lower as cash hog price and the pork cutout value dropped.