Public Affairs
Late Tuesday night the General Assembly adjourned for the ten day veto period and is set to return on Monday, March 23 for the final two days of the 2015 session of the General Assembly. The last two days will be very busy as several conference...

The General Assembly adjourned on Wednesday and session for Thursday and Friday was cancelled. They will convene again on Monday, March 9 for their twenty-fourth legislative day. They will also meet next Tuesday and Wednesday before recessing for...

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...

Market Updates
  • Market Closes – March 30, 2015
    CBOT futures closed steady to much higher. The 3 major commodities soared when markets opened at 830 am CT. While corn and wheat maintained strength throughout the day, the soy complex collapsed after Noon. So corn/wheat closed at/near the day’s...

  • Market Closes – March 27, 2015
    CBOT futures closed mixed. The steady close in corn futures is positive given yesterday’s bearish price reversal. Soybean futures ended the week with 4 straight days of losses following the Friday/Monday sharp rally. Soybean Meal futures did the...

  • Market Closes – March 26, 2015
    After moving higher overnight, CBOT futures closed lower with sharp losses in wheat. Disappointing weekly wheat export sales started the slide with the price decline magnified by technical selling as support levels broke. Corn futures eventually...