Ag News

TAEP deadline set for Aug. 1

Jul 26, 2021 | TFC
The deadline for Tennessee Agricultural Enhancement Program (TAEP) reimbursement requests is Aug. 1, 2021. Payments will be based upon eligible expenses used for program items.  

Controlling Algae in Water Tanks

Jul 26, 2021 | TFC
Got Algae? You’re not alone. Algae buildup in stock tanks is a constant challenge that many livestock owners face during the summer months. Not only is this green slime unsightly, but some algae are even toxic to animals, especially when allowed to accumulate over time. &n...

Equine Nutrition Tips for Horse Muscle Recovery

Jul 26, 2021 | TFC
These equine nutrition tips are great ways to positively impact your horse’s recovery after strenuous exercise

Controlling Parasites in Horses

Jul 19, 2021 | TFC
Dr. Kenton Morgan, senior veterinarian, Equine Technical Services, Zoetis, shares his answers to some of the most common questions horse owners have about controlling parasites.  

Slip-and-Slide Fun!

Jul 19, 2021 | TFC
The start of the school year is right around the corner, but there is still time for a final hurrah! A fun and easy way to beat the heat and have a great time with your kids is to build your own slip-and-slide in your backyard.  

USDA to Provide Pandemic Assistance to Livestock Producers for Animal Losses

Jul 19, 2021 | TFC
Livestock and poultry producers who suffered losses due to insufficient processing access during the pandemic can apply for assistance for those losses and the cost of depopulation and disposal of the animals. U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced the Pandemic Livestock...