Public Affairs
Today marks the twenty-second legislative day of the 2016 session of the Kentucky General Assembly. Legislation is moving through the committee process and passing the respective chambers.  Through yesterday there have been 25 bills and resolutions...

Today marks the seventeenth legislative day of the 2016 session of the Kentucky General Assembly. On Tuesday, Governor Bevin presented his State Budget Address (HB 303) to a joint session of the General Assembly.  Many state agencies will see a...

Today marks the twelfth legislative day of the 2016 session of the Kentucky General Assembly. To date there have been a total of 185 Senate bills and resolutions and 347 House bills and resolutions introduced.  Due to the inclement weather forecast...

Market Updates
  • Market Closes – February 5, 2016 Wheat

    CBOT futures closed moderately lower today, confirming the negative price chart action discussed yesterday. Futures remain above some critical support levels (January lows) but don’t have much downside room before possibly triggering more selling by the speculative funds, who reportedly were […]

  • Market Closes – February 4, 2016 Market Updates 6

    Despite a second day of weakness in the US Dollar, CBOT futures closed lower, with the worst declines coming in wheat markets. The weekly export sales report was disappointing for soybeans and wheat; soybeans were a net negative due to export […]

  • Market Closes – February 3, 2016 cows

    Even on a day when the US Dollar collapsed (down 1.7%) and crude oil futures soared, CBOT futures were mostly lower on spec fund selling. Weighing on corn futures was a private forecast for higher Argentinean corn production. Increased rain in […]