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PICK TENNESSEE PRODUCTS APPLICATION

Requirements For The Pick Tennessee Products (PTP) Program


PRODUCT GUIDELINES

APPLICATION PROCESS

Is this a NEW application or an UPDATE to an existing listing?
If this is a new application complete the form below.
If you are updating an existing Pick Tennessee Products Listing – please email updates to Pick.TN@tn.gov

Business/Farm Name
Contact Name
Title
Business/Farm/Restaurant Address
(This address is listed on the Web site and Mobile App.)
City   TN  Zip
  Click here if you do not want your physical address listed.
Business/Farm GPS location
(Use the format dd.dddddd; Long will be in degrees W)
Latitude
(dd.dddddd)
Longitude
(dd.dddddd)

Mailing Address
(Mailing address will NOT be listed on Web site or Mobile App
This is for us to contact you directly if needed. Please complete even if address is same as location address.)
City   TN  Zip

Primary Email
Primary Phone include area code
(Primary number WILL be listed on the Web site and Mobile App.)
Fax
(Include area code)

Secondary Contact if available
(Secondary contact info WILL be listed on Web site and Mobile App.)
Secondary Contact Phone

Secondary Email
(Secondary email will NOT be listed on Web site or Mobile App.
This is for us to contact you directly if needed.)

Web Address
Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/
Format Example: ( https://www.facebook.com/PickTnProducts )
Twitter
https://www.twitter.com/
Format Example: ( https://twitter.com/PickTnProducts )
Other Social Media
In what area of Tennessee are you located County


TYPE OF BUSINESS - Check all that apply.  At least one type must be checked.
Are you a Pick TN certified farmers market?
*Type of Farmer's Market
**If indicated Other, please describe business

DIRECTIONS/DESCRIPTION Also add any additional information you would like to share with the public about your business.
Information entered here will display in your listing.
(You must enter something here to continue). METHOD OF SALE - Check all that apply
*Farmers Market Location
**Foodservice/Restaurant Location Delivery Distance Miles
***If indicated Other : describe
DESCRIPTION - Check all that apply
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Do state or federal organizations inspect or license your product or facilities?
Are you interested in participation in tradeshows?
Are the major ingredients of/for your products grown in Tennessee?
Do you provide co-packing or private label services?
How would you describe the size of your operation?
Are you interested in exporting?
Do you want to display the Pick Tennessee Products Logo?
Would you like to be listed in Shop Now (Pick Tennessee Products online store)?
Online Store Guidelines
  • Participants must be a qualified PTP member to participate in the on‐line store.
  • Producers must have ownership of the linking website with E‐Commerce capabilities (meaning the ability to accept a credit card online through a shopping cart system).
  • Producer’s Website must display PTP logo.
  • Participant must submit a quality (professional) downloadable picture. A product picture or a picture of your company logo should be on a white background saved as TIFF, JPG or EPS. Resolution should be 300dpi or higher.
  • Producers must be willing to disclose economic results from site hits to TDA for program evaluation purposes.
  • To be listed on the Pick Tn Products Online Store you must have ecommerce capabilities and provide a picture of logo or product ( to be used as your button) Email linda.shelton@tn.gov with the following: 1) picture 2) link 3) company 4) catergories to be listed under."
RESTAURANT
Restaurant Name
General Manager Name
Chef Name
Please list the local products you are currently purchasing for use in your restaurant: Dairy, Meat (chicken, beef, pork, etc.), Produce.

 
Please list the local farms you are using: Name of farm, county.

 


CHECK ALL CATEGORIES THAT APPLY

If you are a food manufacturer please indicate if you are a commercial or domestic kitchen.

Click here for Consumer industry services processed food rules and regulations.
Permit #      


Only check products that are produced/manufactured on your farm or by your business.
AGRITOURISM

AQUACULTURE

BAKED GOODS Click here for Consumer industry services processed food rules and regulations.
 

BAKING PRODUCTS

BEVERAGES

CANNED SPECIALITES

CEREALS

CONDIMENTS, DRESSINGS & SEASONINGS

DAIRY PRODUCTS

EQUINE RESOURCES

FARM FRESH POULTRY & EGGS Call 615-837-5534 or email Bill.E.Thompson@tn.gov for information on TDA recommendations for small egg producers.
Number of Eggs Sold Yearly: Egg License #

FARM FRESH PRODUCE
(bulk quantities only)
FRUITS
VEGETABLES
HERBS
MUSHROOMS
PICK YOUR OWN
If you checked Pick Your Own under Method of Sale, check the produce available on your farm.

FLOWERS, PLANTS AND TREES TDA permit may be required for listing.       Plant Certification Permit # Click here for Plant Certification Permit Info or call (615) 837-5137 or Elaine.chisum@tn.gov

DIETARY ALTERNATIVES

FROZEN/PREPARED FOODS
HONEY TDA permit may be required for listing.       Honey Certification Permit # Bees must be registered with Tennessee Department of Agriculture. Contact Mike.Studer@tn.gov 615-837-5342 for registration.

MEAT
Meat sold as retail cuts must be processed through a USDA facility and producer must have a Retail Meat Permit #
          Exp. Date:     Retail Meat Permit #:
Call 615-837-5177 or email Mike.F.Brown@tn.gov for information on TDA Retail Meat Permits.
Farm Based Retail Meat Sales Guidelines
Tennessee Natural Beef
Processors

PASTA & PASTA SAUCES

PET PRODUCTS TDA permit may be required for listing.       Pet Products Permit # For Pet Products permit contact Dan.Danielson@tn.gov 615-837-5135.

SALADS & SANDWICHES

SNACK FOODS

SOUPS AND SOUP MIXES

SWEETS

SWEET SORGHUM

TENNESSEE FARM ARTISAN PRODUCTS In order to qualify as a non-food Pick Tennessee Product, item must be made from a Tennessee agricultural product on a working Tennessee Farm.

LOGO USE
The State of Tennessee is not liable for, nor does the state guarantee, products using this logo. The State of Tennessee does not guarantee the accuracy of the information listed on the PTP website; and is not liable for any incorrect information or for information that the applicant believes to be a misrepresentation of the applicant’s product(s).

Agritourism
Marketing Specialist
  615-837-5160  
Fruits, Vegetables, Viticulture
Marketing Specialist
Tammy Algood 615-837-5347 tammy.algood@TN.gov
Equine, Meats, Poultry, Processors, Tennessee Natural Beef
Marketing Specialist
Wendy Sneed 615-837-5309 wendy.sneed@TN.gov
Farmers Markets, CSA, Organic
Marketing Specialist
Amy Tavalin 615-837-5163 amy.tavalin@TN.gov
Horticulture & Nursery
Marketing Specialist
Louis Buck 615-837-5557 louis.buck@TN.gov
Value Added & Gourmet Foods, Farm Artisan Products, Online Store, Restaurant
Marketing Specialist
Linda Shelton 615-837-5345 linda.shelton@TN.gov

By checking this box and clicking "Submit Form" below, you certify that you have completed the application and read the guidelines set forth by the Division of Market Development, TDA. You give your permission to the Division of Market Development, TDA, to use this information for marketing and internet directory.
Application submissions may be edited by Marketing Specalists for clarity and brevity.