Tammy Algood seeks out expert advice on weed control from the UT Agriculture Extension Agency.
- The US EPA released a report in Dec '17 concluding glysophate was not carcinogenic to humans. It was reaffirmed in April '19, a conclusion that is consistent with other regulatory agencies worldwide.
Tammy Algood — Tammy has loved to garden and cook her whole life. She wanted to spend as much time as possible with her Grandmother who gardened and cooked, so she learned at her knee. Tammy is a marketing specialist with the Tennessee Department of Agriculture. She has written numerous cookbooks, including Farm Fresh Southern Cooking and The Southern Slow Cooker Bible. “Being a host on Volunteer Gardener allows me to meld both of my passions into one activity…cooking from my garden.”