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WAVE is Rolling in Four River-County Area

WAVE is Rolling in Four River-County Area

Over the last three years, the West Kentucky river counties of Ballard, Carlisle, Hickman and Fulton have been at the center of an economic development initiative known as the West Kentucky Alliance for a Vibrant Economy (WAVE.)

Market Closes - October 7, 2019
October 7, 2019
Market Closes - October 7, 2019

CBOT futures closed narrowly mixed on fairly narrow trading ranges. Cattle futures closed mostly lower under pressure from a weaker boxed beef market and generally overbought futures.  Lean Hog futures fell sharply, with December and February contracts down the $3.00 daily limit.

Kentucky Facing Unprecedented Drought
October 7, 2019
Kentucky Facing Unprecedented Drought

The Office of the State Climatologist and the Kentucky Energy and Environment Cabinet, in coordination with the Kentucky Drought Mitigation Team, are issuing a Level 2 for 78 counties and a Level 1 drought declaration for 42 counties.

Across Kentucky Promo October 7, 2019 - October 11, 2019
October 3, 2019
Across Kentucky Promo October 7, 2019 - October 11, 2019

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Across Kentucky October 11, 2019
October 3, 2019
Across Kentucky October 11, 2019

An iconic farm market in Western Kentucky will transition to new ownership with the retirement of owner Katie Broadbent October 15.  Broadbent shares the story of how she and her husband Smith Broadbent, III, developed the store and grew the business during the past 32 years.

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Across Kentucky October 10, 2019
October 3, 2019
Across Kentucky October 10, 2019

The Hopkins County FFA Chapter recently helped the University of Kentucky restore a symbol of Kentucky Agriculture innovation.  Adviser Ben Prevette talks about restoring the original no-till planter, why he enjoyed the project and what his classes learned through the experience.

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Across Kentucky October 9, 2019
October 3, 2019
Across Kentucky October 9, 2019

An Eastern Kentucky Farm Market traces it’s roots back to the family’s farm and an abandoned grocery store on their property.  Jenny Pennington, who owns Pennington Farm Market with her husband Lee, talks about the history of the market, what they sell and their future plans. 

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