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Fall Calving May Yield Higher Returns for Southeastern Beef Producers

Fall Calving May Yield Higher Returns for Southeastern Beef Producers

The vast majority of cow-calf producers in Tennessee and the Southeast using a defined calving season have long favored spring calving; however, researchers at the University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture have evaluated the risk and returns for a fall ...

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East Tennessee Purchasing Association Hosts Business Matching and Tradeshow Event

East Tennessee Purchasing Association hosts Business Matching and Tradeshow Event

Small and midsized businesses interested in working with local governments can meet with up to 20 municipalities, plus multiple tradeshow vendors, in one stop at the East Tennessee Purchasing Association’s (ETPA) 12th Annual Business Matching and Tradeshow event on Thursday, ...

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SmartBank Announces Local Officer Promotions

SmartBank, a subsidiary of SmartFinancial, Inc., recently announced officer promotions of Sarah Wilson, Sean Rosenthal and Daria Booth. “I am thrilled to recognize these deserving associates for their recent promotions,” said SmartBank President and CEO, Billy Carroll. “Their hard work ...

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SCORE Workshop to Help Small Businesses Secure Government Contracts

SCORE Workshop to Help Small Businesses Secure Government Contracts

Greater Knoxville SCORE will hold a free workshop on Thursday to help small businesses learn how to secure government contracts. The session called “Winning Government Contracts,” will be held from 1-4 p.m. on May 18, 2017 at Lincoln Memorial University’s ...

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Human Trafficking Prevention Seminar to be Held in Pigeon Forge

Human Trafficking Prevention Seminar to be Held in Pigeon Forge

The Pigeon Forge Hospitality and Tourism Association will hold a community educational seminar on Human Trafficking Prevention on Wednesday. Attendees will learn how to identify human trafficking; who is effected; what to do if you suspect someone is at risk; ...

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SmartBank Announces Officer Promotions in Sevier County

SmartBank Announces Officer Promotions in Sevier County

SmartBank, a subsidiary of SmartFinancial, Inc., recently announced officer promotions for the Sevier County Market. “I am thrilled to recognize these deserving associates for their recent promotions,” said President and CEO, Billy Carroll. “Their hard work and passion for what ...

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Pigeon Forge Publix Spends Annual Service Day with SMARM

Pigeon Forge Publix Spends Annual Service Day with SMARM

When looking for a place for the Pigeon Forge Publix employees to have their annual Service Day, store manager Tim Bismarck had to look no further than the cashier checkout area to find a local nonprofit agency with which to ...

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Tips for Controlling Weeds in Tall Fescue Pastures and Hayfields

Tips for Controlling Weeds in Tall Fescue Pastures and Hayfields

Controlling weeds will be important for pastures and hayfields recovering from last year’s drought in Tennessee and across the southeast. Since the drought, I have been receiving lots of questions about what to expect from this spring’s hay and pasture ...

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Park Seeks Food Service for Great American Eclipse at Clingmans Dome

Park Seeks Food Service for Great American Eclipse at Clingmans Dome

Great Smoky Mountains National Park will issue one Commercial Use Authorization (CUA) authorizing a temporary food and beverage operation at Clingmans Dome parking area during the August 21, 2017 Great American Eclipse event. The park is expected to shuttle approximately ...

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