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The Tennessee Department of Agriculture (TDA) works with the Poultry Industry to expand and grow its profitability. Broiler production is the #3 Agricultural sector in Tennessee for cash receipts generated. Currently the number of poultry operations is increasing in the state with over $461 million in receipts from broilers and just under $44 million in egg receipts. Every major pedigree/breeder company in the nation has facilities in Tennessee. TDA strives to enhance the image and visibility of this important industry.

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Ed Harlan
Tennessee Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Advancement Division
P.O. Box 40627
Nashville, TN 37204
(615) 837-5299 orĀ