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Williamson County 4-H members were recently among 83 recognized with the Vol State award at the University of Tennessee at Martin during the State 4-H Roundup.   

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Tennessee’s Ag Tag license plate hit the streets 25 years ago, and thanks to citizens who support agriculture in this way, 2021 has been a record-breaking year.

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Tickets are now available for the 2021 Wilson County Fair-Tennessee State Fair, set for Aug. 12-21 at the James E. Ward Agricultural Center in Lebanon.

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Products from a College Grove dairy farm will soon be found not only in the dining rooms of local families, but in the living rooms of people throughout the country as National Geographic Wild premieres a docuseries featuring Hatcher Family Dairy on Saturday.

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National Park Service (NPS) acting Regional Director Pedro Ramos announced the selection of Douglas “Doug” Neighbor as the new superintendent of Natchez Trace Parkway, Brices Cross Roads National Battlefield Site and Tupelo National Battlefield, effective Aug. 15.  

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On a recent morning, I was running through Pinkerton Park, enjoying the respite of cool air beneath the shade of the tree-lined path. I waved at a few parks employees cutting grass as they paused their efforts to let me pass. I returned smiles and greetings from other walkers and runners alo…

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The countdown has started for the 17th annual Williamson County Fair.  

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Advisory Commission on Intergovernmental Relations voted Wednesday to begin a comprehensive study of litter pollution in the state.

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It’s planting season, and the Tennessee Department of Agriculture’s Division of Forestry can help cities and counties, schools and nonprofit organizations fund urban forestry tree planting projects.

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Agriculture Department is stepping up measures to keep rabbit hemorrhagic disease virus type 2 out of the state. The virus is highly contagious and fatal to domestic rabbits, wild hares and pikas.

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Fair organizers are forging ahead with plans to keep agriculture the star and focus of the Williamson County Fair and to provide great new agricultural experiences.

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Trillium, sometimes known by common names including wake robin or trinity flower, is a genus comprised of 49 species, with 39 of them being native to North America. In their native habitat trillium grow best in partly shaded, deciduous woodland areas. In early spring these ephemeral beauties…

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Cotton, corn, soybeans, wheat. These row crops make up the bulk of row crop agriculture across Tennessee, and a new certification from University of Tennessee Extension is now available for row crop producers.