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Kentucky Production Agri-Tech (KPAT) Initiative

Kentucky Production Agri-Tech (KPAT) Initiative

The backbone of Kentucky’s agriculture industry is the existence of family-owned production farms and supporting businesses located in every region of the state. Often small operations, these entities make up the majority of the ag industry in the Commonwealth, therefore representing a significant portion of the state’s overall economic development structure.

Market Closes - November 30, 2020
November 30, 2020
Market Closes - November 30, 2020

CBOT futures closed sharply lower and at/near the day’s lows.  Cattle futures closed mixed with Live Cattle down slightly and Feeder Cattle higher. Cattle futures closed mixed with Live Cattle down slightly and Feeder Cattle higher.

Across Kentucky - November 30, 2020
November 30, 2020
Across Kentucky - November 30, 2020

KFB First Vice President Eddie Melton says delegates will consider new policy this week.

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Across Kentucky - November 27, 2020
November 27, 2020
Across Kentucky - November 27, 2020

KFB Communications Award Winner Don Wilkins enjoys telling the story of farming.

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Caleb and Leanne Ragland of LaRue County Named Kentucky Farm Bureau's Outstanding Young Farm Family
November 25, 2020
Caleb and Leanne Ragland of LaRue County Named Kentucky Farm Bureau's Outstanding Young Farm Family

Caleb and Leanne Ragland of LaRue County have been named Kentucky Farm Bureau’s (KFB) “2020 Outstanding Young Farm Family”. This annual award recognizes a couple or individual under the age of 35 that demonstrates strong farm management skills, KFB and community involvement, and consistent financial growth through their farm.

Across Kentucky - November 25, 2020
November 25, 2020
Across Kentucky - November 25, 2020

AFBF Chief Economist Dr. John Newton says the Thanksgiving meal is more affordable this year.

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Ginny Lyle and Brady Lawson Win Outstanding Farm Bureau Youth Contest
November 23, 2020
Ginny Lyle and Brady Lawson Win Outstanding Farm Bureau Youth Contest

Ginny Lyle of Franklin County and Brady Lawson of Morgan County were awarded top honors in the Kentucky Farm Bureau 2020 Outstanding Farm Bureau Youth contest.