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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Greene Co. hatchery boasts clean, transparent farmsaid. People aren't allowed to enter the coops, or handle the chicks without t
Greene Co. hatchery boasts clean, transparent farm
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 7 days ago
said. People aren't allowed to enter the coops, or handle the chicks without thoroughly sanitizing. Tina Rogers with the Tennessee Department of Agriculture said the flock is NPIP, or Natural Poultry Improvement Plan, certified. That means it's... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Bounty of berries: Pick-your-own strawberries are both tasty and educationalfarm," Sims says. "People just don't know where their food comes from anymore."
Bounty of berries: Pick-your-own strawberries are both tasty and educational
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 14 days ago
farm," Sims says. "People just don't know where their food comes from anymore." Tammy Algood, marketing specialist for the Tennessee Department of Agriculture, says there's a trend in place that's helping area farmers. "More and more consumers... Read more
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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 24 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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