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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Chattanooga area farms connect with area consumers for locally grown producethan in years past, and consumers appear to be increasingly hopping on board.
Chattanooga area farms connect with area consumers for locally grown produce
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
than in years past, and consumers appear to be increasingly hopping on board. Debbie Ball, director of marketing at the Tennessee Department of Agriculture, said CSA programs "are definitely on the rise." "They are definitely gaining in... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
40-acre brush fire contained in Blount CountyROCKFORD - A spokesperson with the Tennessee Department of Agriculture of Fores
40-acre brush fire contained in Blount County
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 15 days ago
ROCKFORD - A spokesperson with the Tennessee Department of Agriculture of Forestry said it is investigating the cause of a brush fire in Blount County. Nathan Waters said the 40-acre fire is contained, and authorities suspect arson started the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Asian beetle threatens all 200,000 ash trees in Chattanooga areabeetle is in 47 of Tennessee's 95 counties, according to Heather Slayton, an ex
Asian beetle threatens all 200,000 ash trees in Chattanooga area
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 30 days ago
beetle is in 47 of Tennessee's 95 counties, according to Heather Slayton, an expert on the emerald ash borer with the Tennessee Department of Agriculture. "We have seen mortality and devastation in the east, but our [ash] population is not as... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Dole inspections show recalls, no contamination in Springfieldequipment. The FDA visited Springfield in 2012 in response to a bag of Dole Am
Dole inspections show recalls, no contamination in Springfield
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 1 months ago
equipment. The FDA visited Springfield in 2012 in response to a bag of Dole American Blend salad collected by the Tennessee Department of Agriculture that tested positive for listeria. It wasn’t detected in tests at the facility and no... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Dole inspections show recalls, no contamination in Springfieldequipment. The FDA visited Springfield in 2012 in response to a bag of Dole Am
Dole inspections show recalls, no contamination in Springfield
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 1 months ago
equipment. The FDA visited Springfield in 2012 in response to a bag of Dole American Blend salad collected by the Tennessee Department of Agriculture that tested positive for listeria. It wasn’t detected in tests at the facility and no... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
McNairy County farmer appointed as state agriculture commissioner— Gov. Bill Haslam today appointed Jai Templeton, a sixth-generation McNairy Co
McNairy County farmer appointed as state agriculture commissioner
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 1 months ago
— Gov. Bill Haslam today appointed Jai Templeton, a sixth-generation McNairy County farmer, as commissioner of the Tennessee Department of Agriculture effective Friday. He succeeds Julius Johnson, who has served as Haslam's agriculture... Read more

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