UTM hosts inaugural Mid-South Agriculture Trade conference

 UTM hosts inaugural Mid-South Agriculture Trade conference

Daniel Whitley (left), associate administrator for the Foreign Agriculture Service, and Dr. Charlie Hatcher, Tennessee Agriculture commissioner, were among the speakers who participated in the inaugural Mid-South Agriculture Trade Conference on March 5 at the University of Tennessee at Martin.

The speakers identified upcoming international trading trends Tennessee farmers and agribusinesses can expect to see and how to best utilize international trade in a local production market.