Hancock County Research

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Stocker Cattle 
Beef cattle farming is Tennessee’s top agricultural commodity. Some producers provide a valuable service by running “stocker” or “backgrounding” operations.


Recent Publications

Agricultural Asset Mapping for Hancock County, Tennessee.  Hughes, D. W., H. E. Wright, and K. J. Boone.  2018.  University of Tennessee Extension Bulletin Publications W 749..

Contribution of Agriculture to Hancock County, W582.  Hughes, D. W., H. E. Wright, S. Upendram, R. J. Menard, A. Smith, B. C. English, and K. L. Jensen.  2018.  University of Tennessee, Dept of Ag. & Resource Economics.