How to beat a blackberry plantation


The Latest on the Blackberry Farm fire in Tennessee (all times local):2:15 p.m.

The U.S. Forest Service is investigating a fire that started in a barn in a Tipton, Tennessee, plantation and destroyed at least two blackberries, officials say.

The blaze broke out in the barn in the early hours of Sunday morning.

A crew with the Forest Service says the blaze destroyed several blackberries in the area.

The fire also destroyed two barns in the plantation.

It took firefighters three hours to bring the barns back online.

A second fire has been reported in the adjacent farm field.

The forest service says there are no reported injuries or losses.