KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) – While we’ve been having a lot of fun at the Tennessee Valley Fair this week, it’s not just about the rides, the games and the food. For more than a century, the fair has celebrated the uniqueness of East Tennessee, including its agriculture and animals.

Today, the Department Head of Poultry stopped by with some information on raising chickens. You can learn more about the Tennessee Valley Fair at