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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June 15, Marketing Your CSA and Keeping Your Customers Happy

This workshop will help participants develop a marketing plan and provide tips for marketing their CSA, led by Megan Bruch, Center for Profitable Agriculture, and Ron and Chris Arnold, Herb and Plow Farm, Grimsley, 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...
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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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April 13, Adding Fruit Crops to Your CSA

This workshop will introduce participants to considerations for small and tree fruit production. Led by David Lockwood, Plant Sciences, and Shannon Meadows, Mountain Meadows Farm, Heiskell, 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...
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Are You Ready to Start a CSA? Workshop Series

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 afternoon a month, and will be offered on working farms throughout Tennessee from January to June 2015.  All workshops will take place from...
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December 15, 2014. Winter Row Crop Production Meeting

December 15, 2014. The Fayette County Extension Office will host a Winter Row Crop Production meeting on Dec. 15, 2014. This meeting will be held at Olympic Steak and Pizza, 6250 Hwy 64, Oakland, Tenn., starting at 10 a.m. Chuck Danehower, UT Area Marketing Specialist, will cover “Marketing in this Low Price Environment,” Tyler Miller and Ted Lung with Agrilogic will cover “Insurance made Easy,”...
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