Author: growers

Report Showcases Benefits of Organic Dairy

Report Showcases Benefits of Organic Dairy Milk is an important contributor to a healthy the human diet. It provides important protein, fat, calcium and vitamin D. Equivalents can be found in all dairy products including yogurt and cheese. But not all milk is created equal. A...

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Bees Required to Create an Excellent Blueberry Crop

Bees Required to Create an Excellent Blueberry Crop By Kim Kaplan June 17, 2019 Getting an excellent rabbiteye blueberry harvest requires helpful pollinators—particularly native southeastern blueberry bees—although growers can bring in managed honey bees to do the job, according to Agricultural Research Service (ARS) scientists. This is especially true...

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New Partnerships Will Grow Farm to School Efforts

New Partnerships Will Grow Farm to School Efforts FROM NCAT: The National Center for Appropriate Technology (NCAT) and the National Farm to School Network (NFSN) are pleased to announce their partnership with the USDA Food and Nutrition Service’s Office of Community Food Systems (OCFS) to develop...

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FOR SALE: Freezers

FOR SALE: Freezers From Sam D. Kennedy at Glendale Farm: I have several good working chest freezers I'd like to sell. 24, 21 and 14 cubic ft. Asking $250 each for big ones. I also have the freezer box from our local the Baskin Robbins. I think it...

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Forestry Footnotes

Forestry Footnotes News The University of Tennessee Department of Forestry, Wildlife and Fisheries develops an electronic quarterly newsletter that addresses natural resource issues. These date back to 2001 and archived copies are available for your viewing here: https://tiny.utk.edu/FWF-archives. The following article may also be of interest. Burned-over...

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