Author: Mary Jo Harrod, Public Information Officer, Kentucky DEP

  • Green Success:: Sustainable Business and Healthy Living

    Good Foods Market & Cafe in Lexington, Kentucky, is a locally owned cooperative business, with 120 employees and 5,500+ members, that has set an amazing example of a commercial establishment focusing on sustainability, local, natural, organic and whole foods. Store Manager Dan Arnett and his staff have examined the store‚Äôs day-to-day operations to determine ways…

  • Green Success: Craft Microbrewery Revitalizes Kentucky Neighborhood

    The West Sixth Brewing Company in Lexington, Kentucky, is a craft brewery, founded by Joe Kuosman, Ben Self, Robin Sither, and Brady Barlow and located in the old Rainbo Bread Company building. The business is the first Kentucky brewery to can its beer and has the ability to produce 180 barrels per month. The redeveloped…