Carp Madness Wrap-up

Ron Brooks, director of fisheries for the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources, didn’t get the 100 tons of Asian carp he wanted from Tuesday and Wednesday’s department sponsored “Carp Madness” commercial carp tournament on Kentucky’s Lake Barkley and Kentucky Lake.  But he got everything else. Mainly Brooks (pictured) got media attention toContinue reading “Carp Madness Wrap-up”

Carp Madness

While a dozen or so commercial fishermen labored on Kentucky Lake and Lake Barkley to haul in enough Asian carp to claim the $10,000 winner’s check in the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife-sponsored Carp Madness tournament, Chef Philippe Parola was telling anyone who would listen why carp should be treasured as aContinue reading “Carp Madness”