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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2017 Bledsoe County Annual Commercial Fruit and Vegetable Meeting

Join UT ext specialists, Dr. Annette Wszelaki, and Dr. Faith Critzer as they discuss Food Safety. The meeting is free to TFVA members Thursday, March 2nd Trade Show starts at 5PM EST Rigsby Elementary School gym 8231 New Harmony Rd. Pikeville, TN Contact: Whitneg Jackson, M.S., County Extension Agent 4-H Youth Development/ Adult Agriculture Tennessee State University Bledsoe County, UT/ TSU...
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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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Register Now! Pumpkins for Profit: Growing Tennessee Agriculture Tour

Join the Tennessee Agritourism Association (TAA) for a multi-day educational event designed to increase pumpkin production and on-farm direct marketing knowledge on July 31-August 2, 2016. Participants will hear from pumpkin producers with behind-the-scenes tours of their operations. Tours are tentatively scheduled for: · Falcon Ridge Farm — Toone, TN · Country Pumpkins — Caledonia, MS · Wise...
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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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May 11, Choosing Equipment for a Small, Diversified Farm

This workshop will cover choosing equipment for a small, diversified operation. led by Bob Due, Terraced Gardens Farm, New Tazewell, TN These six workshops will be taught by experienced growers and UT personnel and will provide growers with training in planning, structuring, marketing, managing, analyzing profitability and expanding a CSA. These 2-hour workshops are scheduled for one Monday...
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