Ky. cattle producers join Commissioner Quarles to celebrate May as Beef Month
Kentucky Commissioner of Agriculture Dr. Ryan Quarles, seated above, displays a proclamation commemorating May as Beef Month in Kentucky. Joining Commissioner Quarles at his desk were representatives of the Kentucky Beef Council, Kentucky Cattlemen's Association, and the beef industry.
Beef cattle sales accounted for approximately $1.10 billion in cash receipts to Kentucky producers in 2022 – the first time cash receipts have exceeded $1 billion since 2014 – and gross income of $1.11 billion.
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