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Tennessee Home & Farm Radio is a two-minute agricultural highlight with co-hosts Lee Maddox, Melissa Burniston Bratton and Amy Beckham. Radio programs mostly focus on Tennessee agriculture and rural life with some national scope thrown in to keep everyone informed. Maddox is a native of Lincoln County, Tennessee, where he was raised on a cattle farm, and he is a graduate of MTSU’s communications department. Bratton hails from Johnson County, Tennessee, where her family has a nursery and landscaping business, and she graduated from Tennessee Tech University with a double major in agricultural education and communications. Amy Beckham is from Cookeville, Tennessee where she grew up visiting her uncle's cattle farm. She graduated from UT Knoxville with a degree in food and agricultural business and a minor in agricultural communications.

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Tennessee Home & Farm Radio is a two-minute agricultural highlight with co-hosts Lee Maddox, Melissa Burniston Bratton and Amy Beckham. Radio programs mostly focus on Tennessee agriculture and rural life with some national scope thrown in to keep everyone informed. Maddox is a native of Lincoln County, Tennessee, where he was raised on a cattle farm, and he is a graduate of MTSU’s communications department. Bratton hails from Johnson County, Tennessee, where her family has a nursery and landscaping business, and she graduated from Tennessee Tech University with a double major in agricultural education and communications. Amy Beckham is from Cookeville, Tennessee where she grew up visiting her uncle's cattle farm. She graduated from UT Knoxville with a degree in food and agricultural business and a minor in agricultural communications.

    Ag Enhancement Turns 15

    Ag Enhancement Turns 15

    The Tennessee Agricultural Enhancement Program (TAEP) has supported farm production projects for 15 years.

    • 2 min
    All Eyes on Harvest

    All Eyes on Harvest

    USDA has lowered its production forecasts for several major crops.

    • 2 min
    New Marketing Opportunities for Tennessee Livestock Producers

    New Marketing Opportunities for Tennessee Livestock Producers

    United Producers Inc., or UPI, has announced that they will be assuming and expanding the business activities of Tennessee Livestock Producers, Inc. beginning October 1st.

    • 2 min
    I Farm, I Vote

    I Farm, I Vote

    The American Farm Bureau Federation is helping voters navigate the challenges of making sure their voice is heard in the 2020 election. Micheal Clements tells us about a new online toolkit to help farmers and ranchers.

    • 2 min
    Welcome News for Tennessee 4-H

    Welcome News for Tennessee 4-H

    Great news for Tennessee 4-H as Governor Bill Lee announced an incredible funding initiative for the country’s largest 4-H program.

    • 2 min
    A Stronger, Faster Network

    A Stronger, Faster Network

    Ag Secretary Sonny Perdue announced that USDA is investing nearly $10 million to provide broadband service to unserved and underserved rural areas in Tennessee as part of the ReConnect Program through the CARES Act.

    USDA Announcement

    • 2 min

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