Pick TN Conference February 16-18, 2017

Get ready for an unforgettable Pick TN Conference with Keynote speaker, Jolene Brown. Registration is $75, you can register here. Get ready for an unforgettable Pick TN Conference with Keynote speaker, Jolene Brown. Jolene Brown will have you laughing while you learn! She’s an award winning communicator, and an honored recipient of the Certified Speaking Professionals, the highest earned...
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Farm and Restaurant Alliance

RSVP ASAP– [email protected] Mark your calendars and RSVP for the upcoming West TN Farm and Restaurant Alliance meeting. TFVA is working in cooperation with Pick TN to bring together chefs and producers in the West TN area to network and meet and talk about how they can best work together to incorporate more local food into restaurants in the area. The networking event will be held on March...
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Southern Region Cover Crop Conference Scheduled for July 18-19, 2016

Southern Region Cover Crop Conference Scheduled for July 18-19, 2016 Media Contact: Chris Reberg-Horton, CEFS Assistant Director of Collaborative Research: 919-515-7597 or [email protected] February 24, 2016: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE GOLDSBORO, North Carolina — Mark your calendar for a two-day comprehensive cover crop conference for the South. Put on by the Center for Environmental...
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Steak and Potato Field Day

The Steak and Potatoes Field Day is on August 4th from 8 AM–1 PM.  Come and learn about fruit production, the Master Gardener tomato variety trial, fungicides for vegetables, emerging pests, high tunnel production, and...
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December 12, 2014. Grow Your Business: Seeds for Successful Direct Marketing of Fruits and Vegetables

December 12, 2014. Grow Your Business: Seeds for Successful Direct Marketing of Fruits and Vegetables. Join Megan Bruch Leffew and Hal Pepper of the Center for Profitable Agriculture for an intensive training for farmers interested in making direct sales to restaurants. Location: Chattanooga, TN Sessions will include: Planning for Enterprise Success & Liability Insurance 101 Keys to...
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December 2014 UT Southern Style Hospitality Workshop Series

December  2014. Southern Style Hospitality Seminars provide customer service training for business owners, managers and front line employees – anyone in your business that comes into contact with customers. While this offering of seminars are targeting direct farm marketers and agritourism operators, the concepts taught in this seminar will apply to anyone dealing with customers. Dates are...
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