Monthly Archives: December 2014

Making Memories around the Christmas Tree

THE WAGONS ARE READY, THE HOT CHOCOLATE IS OUT, ALL IS NEEDED NOW IS FAMILIES.  THAT’S WHAT TENNESSEE CHRISTMAS TREE FARMERS ARE HOPING FOR...

Ag Department facing Tough Budget Cuts

The Tennessee Department of Agriculture is facing potential cuts of 7 percent for next year.

Hunters for the Hungry

SINCE THE HUNTERS FOR THE HUNGRY PROGRAM STARTED IN TENN. IN 1998, THEY’VE BEEN RESPONSIBLE FOR PROVIDING OVER 4 MILLION MEALS TO NEEDY PEOPLE 

Getting the Word Out

VAL DOLCINI, THE ADMINISTRATOR OF THE FARM SERVICE AGENCY HAS BEEN IN TENNESSEE TO DISCUSS NEW CHANGES IN THE FARM BILL.

2014 Farm Income Forecast

How much money will farmers make and what will they spend this year?  

Farm Bureau Proud

TN FARM BUREAU PRESIDENT LACY UPCHURCH IS LEADING THE NATION’S LARGEST STATE FARM BUREAU ORGANIZATION AS THEY HOLD THEIR ANNUAL MEETING AND CONVENTION IN...

TFBF 93rd Convention

FARM BUREAU LEADERS FROM ACROSS TENNESSEE ARE IN FRANKLIN FOR THEIR 93RD ANNUAL MEETING AND CONVENTION.

TFBF 93rd Convention

FARM BUREAU LEADERS FROM ACROSS TENNESSEE ATTEND THE 93RD ANNUAL MEETING AND CONVENTION IN FRANKLIN.  

New Young Farmer Chairman

A.J. TEAL OF COFFEE COUNTY SELECTED AS CHAIRMAN OF THE STATE’S YF&R COMMITTEE.

O’ CHRISTMAS TREE

Sometimes the fun of putting up a Christmas tree can bring on some unexpected situations

Tracking Your Holiday Spending

Sometimes when we do our holiday shopping, we can lose track of our spending and end up overdoing it. 

Genera Energy Moving Bio Industry Forward

GENERA ENERGY LOCATED IN VON ORE, TN IS A LEADER IN BIOMASS SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT SERVICES

Ramping Up the Beef Herd

A COOPERATIVE EFFORT B/W THE UNIVERSITY OF TENN,, THE TN DEPT OF AGRICULTURE AND TN FARMERS COOP IS MOVING FORWARD TO HELP LAUNCH A...

Winter Forecast

FARMERS’ ALMANAC EDITOR PETER GEIGER UPDATES THE WINTER FORECAST.

Normal Relations With Cuba Could Open Untapped Export Markets

Farmers in Tennessee and across the country are interested in the potential market improvement between the U.S. and Cuba if relations between the two...

Santa still Tops in the Polls

If they held elections this time of year, Santa would win. His approval rating continues to be very high.

Helping Military Veterans Pursue Ag Careers

USDA is doing what it can to capitalize on returning military veteran’s interest in agriculture.

Specialty Crop Growers See Improved Risk Management Tool

Specialy crop growers not eligible for insurance will now be eligible for crop disaster assistance.

A Look Back to 2014 Agriculture

It’s the last day of the year and, looking back, overall 2014 was a good year for agriculture.

Show Archives