Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development http://wkms.org en Comer Keeps Mum on Plans, Touts Sales of Ky. Milk http://wkms.org/post/comer-keeps-mum-plans-touts-sales-ky-milk <p>After the successful <a href="http://wkms.org/post/amended-hemp-bill-passes-kentucky-legislature-comer-ok-result">passage of his Industrial Hemp Bill this year</a>, Kentucky Commissioner of Agriculture James Comer is staying tight-lipped about his plans for the next legislative session, but Comer says rural economic development efforts need to be refocused around agriculture.</p><p> Thu, 01 Aug 2013 22:05:47 +0000 John Null 33625 at http://wkms.org Comer Keeps Mum on Plans, Touts Sales of Ky. Milk Kentucky Awards $100K in Grants to University Students http://wkms.org/post/kentucky-awards-100k-grants-university-students <p></p><p>The Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development has awarded $100,000 in prize money to university students who developed plans for 18 new Kentucky companies.</p><p>The prizes awarded last weekend are intended to help identify and support Kentucky's next generation of innovators and entrepreneurs.&nbsp; The largest cash awards went to students whose entries were more fully developed and more likely to succeed. Most of the money can only be claimed as reimbursements after the companies are legally formed.&nbsp; Wed, 17 Apr 2013 12:31:10 +0000 Whitney Jones & The Associated Press 30672 at http://wkms.org Kentucky Awards $100K in Grants to University Students