Public Affairs
A feature report with a few of the comments of candidate for Ky ag commissioner, Jean-Marie Lawson Spann, before the Ky Farm Bureau’s Measure the Candidates forum. A more detailed presentation of Spann and her opponent is available on line at:...

Louisville, KY (October 6, 2015) – Kentucky Farm Bureau’s (KFB) Board of Directors met today with agriculture commissioner candidates Ryan Quarles and Jean-Marie Lawson Spann to discuss their positions on issues affecting the state’s...

A preview report as both candidates for commissioner of agriculture will meet with the Farm Bureau board of directors at the group’s Measure the Candidates forum in Louisville this Tuesday. Farm group president, Mark Haney, comments on the...

Market Updates
  • Market Closes – November 25, 2015 wheat

    CBOT futures closed mixed with soybean oil futures being the STAR player again. December soybean oil is quickly approaching chart resistance at 29.48, the October high. Strength in soyoil (lower palm oil production and planting difficulties in India) and a sizable […]

  • Market Closes – November 24, 2015 Market Updates 3

    CBOT futures closed steady to strongly lower as there was no follow-through to Monday’s friendly/bullish price action. However, today’s price activity didn’t necessarily negate the positive price signals. Granted there are probably more negative factors than positive driving the market — […]

  • Market Closes – November 20, 2015 cowcalf_4

    CBOT futures closed little changed after trading in a range of about one percent. Futures were weighed by US Dollar strength which wiped out yesterday’s dollar weakness. This week, investors/traders have concluded that the Federal Reserve will raise the key interest […]