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Monthly Archives: October 2012

Ag Aware Shirt Design Contest

This is a great contest for an awesome day! Ag Awareness Day is going into it's third year in Tennessee and the Young Farmers...

Rural Vote Matters

No matter where you live your vote counts, but its especially true for rural residents.

Join in the fun at Ag Day, Nov. 3 at the...

https://ag.tennessee.edu/news/Pages/NR-2012-10-AgDay.aspx

Meet Flyte, the new FFA mascot!

https://www.ffa.org/documents/med_conv_2012flytefactsheet.pdf

Country Classroom

Maury County 3rd graders experience hands-on activities during their favorite field trip of the year to their annual Country Classroom.

Oh Deer! ‘Tis the Season for Deer and Autos to Collide

If you are like me, and bless your heart if you are, there is never a day that goes by when I drive on...

The First Frosty Night Of The Season

A coonhound on a trail on a cold frosty night always reminds me of my father who was an avid coon hunter. Recently, while...

One Food Item Actually Costs Less This Year

There’s one food group at the supermarket that is actually costing less than it did last year.

Fincher Receives Friend of Farm Bureau Award

Tennessee’s 8th District Congressman Stephen Fincher was recently recognized with a Friend of Farm Bureau award. The award goes to members of Congress that...

Ag in the Classroom

The Ag in the Classroom program has been helping Tennessee school children better understand the importance of agriculture for nearly 30 years.

Blackburn Receives Friend of Farm Bureau Award

Rep. Marsha Blackburn (TN – 7th) received the “Friend of Farm Bureau” recogintion based on her voting record in the 112th Congress on key...

Case IH Delivers another Tractor

Tennessee’s 2012 Young Farmers of the Year, Josh and Julieanna Ogle of Lincoln County, received one of their prizes, a brand new Case IH...

A Billion Here And A Billion There

The first presidential debate before the election is now history, and it seems the President was out interrupted by challenger Romney, giving him the...

Congress Must Halt Tax Hike

You may have a plan for paying for the holiday presents you’ll buy this year, but have you planned for how you’ll afford the...

Fall Fun on the Farm

A great time this fall for families to visit a Tennessee farm and enjoy the corn mazes, pumpkin patches, haunted hay rides and even...

Fall Fun on the Farm

A great time for families to visit a Tennessee farm this fall during the height of the agritourism season.  You can go through a...

Beekeeping on the Rise

Just five years ago there was a strong concern over the lack of honey bees.  And while that is still a concern, the growth...

Tobacco Crop Looks Good

Despite the many challenges Tennessee tobacco farmers faced this year, they still have a pretty good crop to harvest.

No Bacon Shortage

You will be able to get that bacon cheeseburger you want according to American Farm Bureau Economist John Anderson and Missouri Hog Farmer Chris...

Trick or Trees at the UT Gardens

https://ag.tennessee.edu/news/Pages/NR-2012-09-Trick-or-Trees.aspx

Well, Here They Go Again

The group that continually advertises on TV, showing sad puppies and kittens, while asking for your monthly donation of $19 to be a humane...