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Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service hosting two free aquaponics programs in Frankfort

By Katie Pratt University of Kentucky The Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service is hosting two free programs for individuals interested in aquaponics in July. The first program is a workshop on July 20 that will provide basic information about aquaponics, a system in which fish and plants are grown together in a mutually beneficial environment. The event will begin at 8 a.m. at Kentucky State University’s...

‘Hat Lady’ Ouisha McKinney loves being crafty – and it shows, all around the world

Ceramics and apparel will be showcased at Ouisha McKinney’s Trunk Show Dec. 6-8 at her Lexington studio. (Photo provided)   By Liane Crossley KyForward correspondent   To a generation of Central Kentucky horse enthusiasts, Ouisha McKinney is a purveyor of distinctive hats and ear bands. This festive animal-themed headgear loomed by McKinney and her knitting team are prominent at equine...