USDA Inspected Meat Processing Facilities are permitted by the US Department of Agriculture. Livestock producers selling retail farm fresh meats must use USDA inspected facilities. Retail includes, but is not limited to selling through farmer's markets, restaurants, and directly to consumers online.
Custom Meat Processing Facilities are permitted by the Tennessee Department of Agriculture. Custom processing facilities harvest animals for meat intended for personal use only.
Pick Tennessee Products is presented by the Tennessee Department of Agriculture Market Development Division.
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