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General Information

Tennessee Department of Agriculture
615-837-5103 or

Hemp Program
615-837-5137 or

Tennessee Agricultural Enhancement Program (TAEP)
1-800-342-8206 or program directory

Plant Industries

Animal Health

Food and Dairy 

Fuel Quality


(615) 837-5520 or staff directory

Business Development
(615) 837-5160 or staff directory

U.S. Postal Service Address

General mail:
Tennessee Department of Agriculture

Ellington Agricultural Center
P.O. Box 40627
Nashville, TN 37204

If you are mailing a payment of any type:

Tennessee Department of Agriculture
P.O. Box 111359
Nashville, TN  37222-1359

Other Agencies Located at Ellington Agricultural Center

Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency
615-781-6500 or

UT Extension Central Region Office

UT Extension Soil, Plant, Pest Center 

USDA Veterinary Services

USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service

Shipping Addresses

*Please note that building numbers also serve as reference for 911 emergencies

Moss Administration Building – 440 Hogan Rd. Nashville  37220-9029
(Commissioner, Budget, Human Resources, Public Affairs)

Moss Building Annex  – 432 Hogan Rd. Nashville  37220

Lou Wallace Library – 442 Hogan Rd. Nashville  37220

Porter Building 
- 436 Hogan Rd. Nashville  37220
(Consumer and Industry Services, L.H. “Cotton” Ivy Lab, Kord Animal Health Diagnostic Lab)

Jennings Building – 430 Hogan Rd. Nashville  37220
(USDA Veterinary Services)

Holeman Building
 – 424 Hogan Rd. Nashville  37220
(Business Development, Market News Service, Tennessee Agricultural Enhancement Program, Land and Water Stewardship, Information Technology, USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service)

Metrology Laboratory - 5203 Marchant Dr. Nashville  37211

Commodity Distribution – 420 Hogan Rd. Nashville  37220

Ed Jones Auditorium – 416 Hogan Rd. Nashville  37220

Property and Motor Pool Management – 410 Hogan Rd. Nashville  37220

Bruer Building – 406 Hogan Rd. Nashville  37220
(Forestry, Pesticide Testing, Accounts, Agricultural Crime Unit)

Tennessee Agricultural Museum – 404 Hogan Rd. Nashville  37220

Show Barn – 400 Hogan Rd. Nashville  37220
(Metro Nashville Police Horse Mounted Patrol)

UT Extension
 – 5201 Marchant Dr. Nashville  37211
(Central Region Office, Soil, Plant, and Pest Center)

Termite Master Technician Training Center – 5205 Marchant Dr. Nashville  37211

General Services Facility Administration – 5209 Marchant Dr. Nashville  37211

Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency Headquarters – 5107 Edmondson Pike Nashville  37211

TWRA Region 2 Office – 5105 Edmondson Pike Nashville  37211

Records Requests

Public Records Policy
Pursuant to Tenn. Code Ann. § 10-7-503(a)(2), state records are open for personal inspection by any citizen of Tennessee.

Requests can be submitted via email to
Or mailed to:  Ellington Agricultural Center
                           Attn:  Corinne Gould, Records Requests Coordinator
                           P.O. Box 40627
                           Nashville, TN  37204

To Report Fraud, Waste or Abuse

If you observe any activity which you consider to be illegal, improper or wasteful use of Department of Agriculture resources please contact TDA's Assistant Commissioner for Administration and Grants Shannon Klonowski at (615) 837-5191 or the State Comptroller's Fraud Hotline at 1-800-232-5454.