The conference will be in two regional locations this year's to better serve the state's forage and livestock producers.

A Project WET certification workshop will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 7 at Raven Run Nature Sanctuary in Lexington.

HES Hall of Fame inductees include  Marsha Herndon Purcell, Cherie Lynn Mingus and Retia Scott Walker.

The scholarship will help Compton pursue a degree in equine science and management at UK.