January 2019

Chickens perish in poultry house fire

MILLINGTON — A Millington farmer lost an entire flock of chickens in a two-alarm fire Friday night, Jan. 11. Clyde Ellingsworth discovered the fire in his chicken house on his farm at 218 Legion Road,

June 2018

December 2017

Avian flu biosecurity plan is key to rapid response

No poultry farm is immune to an avian influenza outbreak, therefore, having a plan to deal with such a situation is crucial, explained Dr. Charles Hatcher, state veterinarian with the Tennessee Department of Agriculture at the 2017 Live Production and

August 2017

June 2017