Ag News Around the Web

Ag News Around the Web

Haslam Eases Truck Restrictions to Help Farmers During Drought

http://tn.gov/agriculture/news/46948

Virus Fatal to Horses and Humans detected in Tennessee

NASHVILLE– A horse in West Tennessee has tested positive for Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE), a virus that can be fatal for horses and humans....

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UT Junior Bulls Now Ready for the Farm

https://ag.tennessee.edu/news/Pages/NR-2016-02-JrBullTestSale.aspx

Farmers Markets Beat the Chill

http://tn.gov/agriculture/news/23303

Join Agricultural Leaders at Tennessee Grain and Soybean Producers Conference

https://ag.tennessee.edu/news/Pages/NR-2016-01-GrainConference.aspx

Farm Bureau Delegates Chart a Course for 2016

http://annualconvention.fb.org/farm-bureau-delegates-chart-a-course-for-2016/

Farm Bureau Elects New Grassroots Leaders

http://annualconvention.fb.org/farm-bureau-elects-new-grassroots-leaders/

Pick TN Conference Brings Issues & Experts Together

http://tennessee.gov/agriculture/news/22810

THIS JUST IN: USDA Issues Permit for Santa’s Reindeer to Enter the U.S.

http://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/USDAOC/bulletins/12cb14b

UT Senior Bull Test Slated for January 21

https://ag.tennessee.edu/news/Pages/NR-2015-12-SrBullTest.aspx

UT AgResearch Announces 2016 Field Day Schedule

https://ag.tennessee.edu/news/Pages/NR-2015-11-2016FieldDays.aspx

The Freshest Gift of all? A Year of Local Foods

http://www.tn.gov/agriculture/news/20618

Now is the Time to Find Great Local Gifts

http://www.tn.gov/agriculture/news/21039

UT Bull Test Center Enhances Evaluations with DNA Testing

https://ag.tennessee.edu/news/Pages/NR-2015-11-BullTest.aspx

PrecisionHawk Partners With Genera Energy to Build Aerial Analysis Tools for Biomass Crops

http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/precisionhawk-partners-with-genera-energy-to-build-aerial-analysis-tools-for-biomass-crops-300169981.html

2016 Farm Bureau Rural Entrepreneurship Challenge

http://www.fb.org/newsroom/news_article/356/

October is Cooperative Month in Tennessee

http://tennesseecouncilofcoops.org/Co-opMonth2015-release.pdf

Wilson County Quarantined for Emerald Ash Borer

http://tennessee.gov/agriculture/news/18364

Tennessee Forestry Commission to Meet

http://tennessee.gov/agriculture/news/18346

Tennessee Beef Promotion Board to Meet

http://tennessee.gov/agriculture/news/18344

Tennessee Has Great Pumpkins, No Matter How You Stack ‘Em

http://tennessee.gov/agriculture/news/18171

Master Goat Producers Course Planned for October 28-30

https://extension.tennessee.edu/WebPacket/Pages/WP-2015-09-MasterGoat.aspx

Tennessee Organic Farm Survey Results

http://www.nass.usda.gov/Statistics_by_State/Tennessee/Publications/Current_News_Release/2015_TN_Organic_Survey_Press_Release.pdf

MCDONALD’S CORP. BRINGS BACK BUTTER

http://www.southeastdairy.org/news/mcdonalds-corp-brings-back-butter/

UT’s New Field Day Focuses on Animal Production

https://ag.tennessee.edu/news/Pages/NR-2015-09-AgintheFoothills.aspx

Woods and Wildlife on Exhibit at UT Field Day

https://ag.tennessee.edu/news/Pages/NR-2015-09-WoodsWildlife.aspx

September 1 Tennessee Crop Production Forecast

http://www.nass.usda.gov/Statistics_by_State/Tennessee/Publications/Current_News_Release/SepCrop15_TN.pdf

Workshops Connect Farmers & Chefs for New Statewide Alliance

http://tn.gov/agriculture/news/17742

Tennesseans Aid in Wildfire Fight

http://tn.gov/agriculture/news/17542

Deadline to Enroll in Key Farm Bill Safety Net Programs Approaches

http://www.fsa.usda.gov/FSA/newsReleases?area=newsroom&subject=landing&topic=ner&newstype=newsrel&type=detail&item=nr_20150903_rel_0131.html

Heritage Festival Offers Family Fun

https://ag.tennessee.edu/news/Pages/NR-2015-08-HeritageFestival.aspx

Field Day Helps Producers Turn Pumpkins into Profits

https://ag.tennessee.edu/news/Pages/NR-2015-09-PumpkinFieldDay.aspx

USDA, TDA Announce Seed Funding to Ignite Agri-Tech Entrepreneurship

http://www.tn.gov/agriculture/news/17149

TDA Extends Outreach and Coordination of Services

http://www.tn.gov/agriculture/news/17379

Tennessee Farmers Markets Celebrate National Farmers Market Week

https://ag.tennessee.edu/news/Pages/NR-2015-07-NatlFarmersMarket.aspx

Gaining Ground – __AgrAbility Helps Farmers and Others Confront Arthritis and Disabilities

https://ag.tennessee.edu/news/Pages/NR-2015-07-AgrAbility.aspx

Center for Profitable Agriculture Adds New Marketing Specialist

https://ag.tennessee.edu/news/Pages/NR-2015-07-CPASpecialistGrigsby.aspx

Stallman Announces Departure in January

http://www.fb.org/index.php?action=newsroom.news_article&id=329