Red Meat Exports Deliver Value Back to Corn and Soybean Producers, Says Study

Red Meat Exports Deliver Value Back to Corn and Soybean Producers, Says Study

Record-level red meat exports of $18.7 billion in 2021 had a major impact on the corn and soybean industries, according to an independent study by the Juday Group. The study quantified the returns that red meat exports brought to corn and soybean producers in 2021...
Heartland Mission Strengthens Red Meat Trade Relationship in Japan

Heartland Mission Strengthens Red Meat Trade Relationship in Japan

Kentucky Sees Great Potential in the World’s Most Competitive MarketAmerican producers traveled with the U.S. Meat Export Federation (USMEF) to Japan this month to learn more about the world’s most competitive red meat import market and demonstrate their commitment to...
NCGA-USMEF Study Highlights the Value to Corn Producers Through Red Meat Exports

NCGA-USMEF Study Highlights the Value to Corn Producers Through Red Meat Exports

The National Corn Growers Association (NCGA) partnered with the U.S. Meat Export Federation to update a study on the value of red meat exports to domestic U.S. corn growers. The original study was conducted in 2015. In 2018, the study showed beef and pork exports used...
Kentucky Cattlemen’s Beef Launched in Grocery Stores

Kentucky Cattlemen’s Beef Launched in Grocery Stores

Warren Beeler (GOAP), Bobby Foree (KCA President), Laura Knoth (KyCorn), and Commissioner Ryan Quarles (KDA) at a Kroger/Kentucky Cattlemen’s Ground Beef event in Louisville.  Kentucky Cattlemen’s Ground Beef, is a collaborative project of the...
Kentucky Farm Leaders Get Firsthand Look at U.S. Beef and Pork’s Largest Market

Kentucky Farm Leaders Get Firsthand Look at U.S. Beef and Pork’s Largest Market

KDA Commissioner Ryan Quarles, Ky Cattlemen’s Dave Maples, and KyCorn’s Ray Allan Mackey visited Japan for a trade mission.  KyCorn farmer leader Ray Allan Mackey, Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles and Kentucky Cattlemen’s...
KyCorn Assists Local Ground Beef Program

KyCorn Assists Local Ground Beef Program

To grow the local corn-fed beef market, KyCorn agreed in July to invest in a certificate of deposit that Beef Solutions, LLC will use as loan collateral for startup. This Kentucky Cattlemen’s Association venture also secured a $127 thousand grant from the Agricultural...