Tennessee Dicamba Concern

Tennessee Dicamba Concern

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Tennessee Agriculture Commissioner, Jai Templeton, joined us to talk about Dicamba drift concern in the state. Tennessee Agriculture Commissioner, Jai Templeton, joined us to talk about Dicamba drift concern in the state.

July 17, 2017

In light of recent Dicamba bans in Missouri and ArkansasTennessee Agriculture Commissioner Jai Templeton joined us today to discuss the risks posed in his own state by Dicamba herbicide drift.

He stated that there are currently 83 active complaints that are being investigated, and none of those have come to a conclusion at this time. An advisory council is being created to assist in ensuring that this risk does not become an ongoing thing. 

Watch the video above to find out what steps have been implemented thus far in an effort to control the damage.

To learn more visit TN.gov/agriculture.

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