World Equestrian Games

Shelbyville Senator Paul Hornback says Alltech Founder Pearse Lyons contributed to the agriculture industry by thinking outside the box.  Hornback was reflecting on the impact of Lyons, who died Thursday after battling a lung condition following heart surgery.

Hornback, a lifelong farmer, says animal feed advances at Alltech led to an expansion of Kentucky’s livestock industry.

The Kentucky Horse Park is one of two finalists to host the 2022 FEI World Equestrian Games.  As WEKU’S Stu Johnson reports the announcement came Thursday.