Public Affairs
EPA “Waters of the U.S.” Proposed Rule September 26, 2014 ACTION ALERT: Submit Comments Now ISSUE:  Congress passed the Clean Water Act in 1972, with the goal of improving water quality across the nation.  To achieve that goal, the CWA...

Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) Proposed Rule The proposed “Waters of the U.S.” rule from EPA and the US Army Corps of Engineers would change the regulatory environment by essentially redefining waters of the U.S. by circumventing the term...

Louisville, KY (August 7, 2014) – The Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) Board of Directors will host U.S. Senate candidates Alison Lundergan Grimes (D) and Mitch McConnell (R) at a “Measure the Candidates” forum on Wednesday, August 20, in...

Market Updates
  • Market Closes – October 1, 2014
    CBOT futures closed with little change. Harvest progress will pressure the market. Transportation problems and storage shortages will play a part in markets. Falling energy prices are weighing on Ethanol price and appears to be reducing the corn...

  • Market Update – October 1, 2014
    CBOT futures are trading little changed after trading lower overnight following yesterday’s volatile trade. USDA’s Quarterly Stocks report showed soybean stocks at a surprisingly low amount on September 1. However, corn stocks were 50 million...

  • Market Closes – September 24, 2014
    CBOT futures closed higher as funds were buyers given the “oversold” conditions. Going into the end of month and quarter, it appears traders are reluctant to press futures lower. By October, the oversold condition could be relieved somewhat and...