Public Affairs
Today marks the twentieth day of this thirty day session. Many issues remain unresolved: a bill to address Kentucky’s heroin problem, dating violence, telecommunication reform, and the shortfall of revenue for the state’s road fund and with only...

Today marks the 15th legislative day of this 30 day session. There was a very limited legislative schedule due to weather conditions. The House of Representatives did not meet all week and the Senate only convened yesterday and today. When either...

Louisville, KY (February 17, 2015) – Kentucky Farm Bureau’s (KFB) volunteer leaders continue the organization’s grassroots policy development process this month as they head to Washington, D.C., with their list of 2015 national priority issues...

Market Updates
  • Market Closes – March 2, 2015
    CBOT futures closed sharply lower with the soy complex leading prices downward. Pressure came from disappointing weekly soybean export inspections for last week and a government crackdown on the Brazilian truckers who have been delaying deliveries...

  • Market Closes – February 27, 2015
    CBOT futures closed mostly higher. Soybean futures found support this week with the Brazilian trucker strike and strong demand for US soybeans/meal. The 3 pct jump in soybean oil futures accounted for old-crop soybean futures closing positive today....

  • Market Closes – February 23, 2015
    CBOT futures closed steady to lower. Outside markets (stronger US dollar, lower crude oil) weighed on the market. Soybean and meal futures spent most of the day stair-stepping lower; but a rally in the last 45 minutes of trading brought prices off...