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  • State Fair and Exposition Commission to Meet

    Tuesday, January 16, 2018 | 12:51pm

    The Tennessee State Fair and Exposition Commission will meet January 23, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. CST in the conference room of the Holeman Building at Ellington Agricultural Center, located at 424 Hogan Road in Nashville. The meeting is open to the public.

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  • Tennessee Beef Promotion Board to Meet

    Thursday, January 11, 2018 | 01:30pm

    The Tennessee Beef Promotion Board will meet January 25, 2018 at 1:30 p.m. CST at the Tennessee Beef Industry Council located at 530 Brandies Circle Suite A in Murfreesboro, Tenn.

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  • Owens Named Forestry Agribusiness Consultant

    Friday, December 22, 2017 | 08:41am

    NASHVILLE – With more than 13 years of experience in the forestry industry, Neil Owens has been appointed Forestry Agribusiness Development Consultant for the Tennessee Department of Agriculture (TDA).

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  • Tennessee Dairy Promotion Committee to Meet

    Monday, December 18, 2017 | 11:51am

    NASHVILLE—The Tennessee Dairy Promotion Committee will meet December 28 at 9:30 a.m. CST in the Porter Building on the campus of Ellington Agricultural Center, located at 436 Hogan Road in Nashville, Tenn.

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  • New Requirements Proposed for Herbicide Use

    Tuesday, December 12, 2017 | 07:59am

    NASHVILLE -- 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.

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  • 1,500 New Jobs Announced for Humboldt

    Wednesday, November 22, 2017 | 06:18am

    HUMBOLDT-- Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam, Department of Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bob Rolfe and Tyson Food, Inc. officials announced today that the company will locate new operations in Gibson County.

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  • Photo Ops at Local Tree Farms Are Christmas Card Perfect

    Tuesday, November 07, 2017 | 03:38pm

    NASHVILLE—There’s still time to don holiday apparel and strike a pose for loved ones to see in holiday cards and letters. Local Christmas tree farms look Christmas card perfect all year long, and many Tennessee Christmas tree farms welcome photographers and their clients. Most have picturesque farm wagons, pathways, and other holiday scenes created just for that purpose.

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  • Find Meaningful Holiday Gifts at Mom 'n' Pop Shops

    Friday, November 03, 2017 | 09:26am

    NASHVILLE-- The idea of filling stockings and gift bags with locally made artisan gifts is appealing. A present that's one of a kind, made with wholesome ingredients, with the feel or flavor of home is personal and meaningful. But who has time to travel the countryside looking for goat milk soaps, alpaca scarves, artisan cheeses and beeswax balms?

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