Education/Networking Opportunities

WORKSHOP: Beginning Farmers & Ranchers Development -May 16th

WORKSHOP: Beginning Farmers & Ranchers Development - May 16th, 2017 Where: UT-TSU Montgomery County Extension 1030 Cumberland Heights Road Clarksville, TN 37040 When: May 16, 2017 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM Tuesday, 16 May 2017 Register: This workshop is free, contact Kean, Karla at kkean@utk.edu to attend AGENDA 8:30 AM – 9:00 AM Registration 9:00...

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WORKSHOP: Raised Beds, Attracting Beneficial Insects, Container Gardens – April 18th

WORKSHOPS: Third Tuesdays Workshop Series Tennessee State University is now hosting a Third Tuesdays Workshop Series. Register with Darlene Gunther (dgunther@tnstate.edu). The April 18th workshop is on Raised Beds for Urban Gardens, Attracting Beneficial Insects, and Container Gardens (DOWNLOAD APRIL TTW FLYER)   Hobby Greenhouses & DIY Hoop Houses -...

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USDA Specialty Crop Block Grant Program – Deadline: April 21, 2017

USDA Specialty Crop Block Grant Program - Deadline: April 21, 2017 NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Department of Agriculture (TDA) is accepting applications for the USDA Specialty Crop Block Grant Program. 
 TDA Assistant Commissioner for Market Development Ed Harlan advises eligible individuals and organizations to submit proposals...

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TALK: “Soil Health: How Tennessee is Leading the Nation” – March 30th

TALK: "Soil Health: How Tennessee is Leading the Nation" - March 30th Tennessee’s farmers are leading the nation with their cutting edge conservation practices to build soil health, increase yield and reduce water pollution. Please join us as Jenny Adkins, USDA Resource Biologist and USDA NRCS District Conservationist, Adam Daugherty, discuss soil health and...

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