Obion County

Obion County Map

This map is intended for general geographical understanding. It does not provide the specific locations of the farms in order to protect the owners’ privacy. Map Courtesy of Carole Swann, Tennessee Department of Agriculture.

Obion County was established in 1823 and the county seat is Union City. The county took its name from the Obion River and the word Obion is thought to be an Indian word meaning many forks. Throughout its history, the county has been a region of small farms and agriculture has played an important role in the county’s economy. For more information regarding Obion County, please go to the Tennessee Encyclopedia of History & Culture website.

Farm NameCountyDate FoundedSpecial Recognition
Hills of Home Farm Obion 1850
Hutchison Farm Obion 1908
Hutchison's Dixie Chicks Farm Obion 1906
Jernigan Farms Obion 1910
Johnson Farm at Paw Paw Creek Obion 1908
Jones Farm Obion 1865
Joyner Farms Obion 1852
Key Farm Obion 1855
Key Farms Obion 1856
Leigh Ann Valley Farm Obion 1907