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"It's Gooo-od": Feeding Kentucky Buys 10,000 Pounds of Purnell's Sausage

Agriculture Commissioner Dr. Ryan Quarles has announced Feeding Kentucky has purchased 10,080 pounds of Kentucky Proud pork sausage from the iconic Purnell’s “Old Folks” headquartered in Simpsonville, Kentucky. The purchase is funded by a historic donation from Kentucky Farm Bureau Mutual Insurance Company to Feeding Kentucky as part of the Kentucky Hunger Initiative last month.

Market Closes - January 27, 2020
January 27, 2020
Market Closes - January 27, 2020

CBOT futures closed mostly lower but in most cases, well off the day’s lows. Along with financial markets, agricultural futures were pressured by the escalating concerns about the coronavirus that originated in China and has spread to the U.S. and many other countries. Livestock futures traders reacted more aggressively, leading to sharp losses in both cattle and lean hog futures.

January 24, 2020 - Legislative Report No. 4 - 2020 Kentucky General Assembly
January 24, 2020
January 24, 2020 - Legislative Report No. 4 - 2020 Kentucky General Assembly
KFB Wins Awards of Excellence from American Farm Bureau
January 24, 2020
KFB Wins Awards of Excellence from American Farm Bureau

Kentucky Farm Bureau took home several organizational awards presented at this year’s American Farm Bureau Federation’s (AFBF) 101st annual convention.  Each year state Farm Bureaus are presented awards in different categories related to programs and initiatives.

Across Kentucky Promo January 27, 2020 - January 31, 2020
January 23, 2020
Across Kentucky Promo January 27, 2020 - January 31, 2020

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Across Kentucky - January 31, 2020
January 23, 2020
Across Kentucky - January 31, 2020

American Soybean Association past President Davie Stevens says he enjoyed his year leading the organization and promoting soybeans around the world.  Stevens talks about some of the successes of 2019 and the need for the American Soybean Association to continue looking for new markets around the world.

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Across Kentucky - January 30, 2020
January 23, 2020
Across Kentucky - January 30, 2020

Summit Meat Processing partner Kyle Turpen says the Mobile Meat Market is allowing their company to reach new customers.  Turpen talks about the Mobile Meat Market, what is offered in the mobile market, and the Epic Food Truck that was introduced in 2019.

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