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KFB Candid Conversation:  U.S. Census Bureau Partnership Specialist Dani Rodgers Discusses the Importance of the Census

KFB Candid Conversation: U.S. Census Bureau Partnership Specialist Dani Rodgers Discusses the Importance of the Census

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, Dani Rodgers, Partnership Specialist with the U.S. Census Bureau discusses the census process and why it is so important, especially to rural communities.

Market Closes - January 9, 2020
January 9, 2020
Market Closes - January 9, 2020

CBOT futures closed mixed as the overnight rally melted away in corn and soybean futures during the day. On the other hand, wheat futures rose higher during the day trade.  Cattle futures closed slightly higher and remain near the contract highs.  Lean Hog futures closed lower under pressure from LH futures premium to the cash market, which is weaker as well.

Across Kentucky Promo January 13, 2020 - January 17, 2020
January 9, 2020
Across Kentucky Promo January 13, 2020 - January 17, 2020

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Across Kentucky - January 17, 2020
January 9, 2020
Across Kentucky - January 17, 2020

More than 400 Kentucky Farm Bureau members are heading to Austin, Texas this weekend for the American Farm Bureau Meeting.  Kentucky Farm Bureau President Mark Haney talks about the meeting, who will be attending, Kentucky’s impact on the meeting and some potential special guests.

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Across Kentucky - January 16, 2020
January 9, 2020
Across Kentucky - January 16, 2020

Kentucky Pork Producers will gather in Bowling Green Friday and Saturday for their annual convention at the Holiday Inn and Sloane Convention Center.  Executive Director Bonnie Jolly talks about the meeting, the show pig clinic and some of the topics that will be on the agenda.

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Across Kentucky - January 15, 2020
January 9, 2020
Across Kentucky - January 15, 2020

Cattle producers from across the Bluegrass State will be in Owensboro Thursday and Friday for the Kentucky Cattleman’s Annual Meeting and Trade Show at the Owensboro Convention Center.  Executive Director Dave Maples previews the annual meeting, the special guest speakers and the Cattleman’s Hall of Fame inductions.

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Across Kentucky - January 14, 2020
January 9, 2020
Across Kentucky - January 14, 2020

Corn, soybean and wheat farmers from across the state will gather in Bowling Thursday for the Kentucky Commodity Conference.  Becky Kinder with the Kentucky Soybean Association talks about the Commodity Conference, who is speaking, the annual meetings that will take place and the awards dinner.

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