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National Farm Safety and Health Week Sept. 18-24

Friday, September 16, 2016 | 4:04pm

NASHVILLE - Farming has an occupational fatality rate 700 percent higher than other U.S. industries, including mining. During the harvest season, farmers are at very high risk for serious injuries and death as they work to provide an abundant food supply for the nation.

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Water Quality Grant Proposals Now Accepted

Wednesday, September 14, 2016 | 2:28pm

The Tennessee Department of Agriculture is now accepting grant proposals for projects that will help improve water quality statewide.

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