Skip to Main Content

  • Farms are Picture Perfect

    Read More

  • Shop Local for Holiday Gifts

    Read More

  • Dicamba Resources

    Read More

  • Spotlight on Tennessee

    The ag-based expo hailed as “North America’s Premier Farm Show.”

    Watch Video

  • Feast for Eyes, Then for Pies

    Read More

  • Hurricane Disaster Relief

    Resources for Tennesseans who wish to donate.

    Read More

  • Ag Enterprise Fund

    TDA Agribusiness development grant a product of Gov. Haslam's Rural Task Force program.

    Read More

  • Tennessee Ag Insider

    Online magazine highlights TN livestock, crops, agribusiness, agriscience, food safety and local products.

    Read More

    News & Events

    News

    New Requirements Proposed for Herbicide Use

    Tuesday, December 12, 2017 | 07:59am

    The Tennessee Department of Agriculture (TDA) is proposing new rules and requirements for use of herbicides containing dicamba in the commercial production of cotton and soybeans. TDA is seeking approval from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for a Special Local Needs [24(c)] label to further restrict use of new formulation products in Tennessee including BASF’s Engenia, Monsanto’s XtendiMax and Dupont’s FeXapan. The EPA now classifies these products as restricted use pesticides ... [MORE]

    Read full story