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 10, 2016 tractor in field

    Corn and soybean futures closed steady to slightly lower. Markets were pressured by yesterday’s negative USDA supply-demand reports from rising ending stocks forecasts. Corn was hurt by increased ethanol production and record-high ethanol stocks. Chicago Wheat posted gains as funds covered […]

  • 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 […]