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Stay up-to-date on all current news and issues related to agriculture and rural Tennessee. Through various methods and platforms, Tennessee Farm Bureau serves as the voice for Tennessee agriculture.

2021 Planting Intentions

Every year USDA's National Ag Statistics Service, in cooperation with the Tennessee Department of Agriculture, provides statistics on what farmers intend to plant the upcoming year. This year's was recently released.

Congress Extends PPP Application Deadline

Congress recently approved Farm Bureau-backed legislation that extends the Paycheck Protection Program application deadline by two months, from March 31 to May 31, helping more farmers participate in the loan program.

TFBF’s Statement on Special Legislative Session

Tennessee Farm Bureau supports Governor Lee’s special session legislation, which addresses a range of education issues related to the COVID-19 pandemic. We encourage lawmakers to support this legislation and to complete an efficient special session for the benefit of youth and the future of Tennessee.

Five Dedicated Leaders Receive Farm Bureau’s Distinguished Service Award

During the 99th annual meeting of the Tennessee Farm Bureau Federation, five individuals were recognized for going above and beyond in their volunteer spirit to the Tennessee Farm Bureau with the Distinguished Service Award. “Our organization wouldn’t be almost 100...

White County’s Terra Davis Named Excellence in Agriculture Winner

During the Young Farmers and Ranchers Fall Tour, White County’s Terra Davis was named the state winner of the Excellence in Agriculture Award.

John King Won Environmental Stewardship Award

Columbia, Tenn. July 18, 2020 - Sullivan County young farmer John King won the Tennessee Farm Bureau Young Farmers and Ranchers State Environmental Stewardship Award. The results were announced during the Tennessee Young Farmers and Ranchers Summer Conference held...

Three Students Awarded the Abe Hatcher Memorial Young Farmer Scholarship

Columbia, Tenn. July 18, 2020 – Three students were awarded the Abe Hatcher Memorial Young Farmer Scholarship at the Tennessee Young Farmers and Rancher Summer Conference held at the headquarters of the Tennessee Farm Bureau in Columbia, Tenn. James...

Are you a reporter who needs to speak with a farmer for a story? Do you need more information about a current issue or about farming in Tennessee? We invite you to get the latest news in agriculture from our website and to contact us if we can help provide information or sources. Tennessee Farm Bureau media contacts are:

Director of Communications
Lee Maddox – lmaddox@tfbf.com
(931) 388 – 7872 ext. 2520

Amy Beckham - TN Farm Bureau

Assistant Director of Communications
Amy Beckham – abeckham@tfbf.com
(931) 388 – 7872 ext. 2212

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