2014 Organic Crops Field Tour, October 23, 2014 A public event at the East Tennessee AgResearch and Education Center – Organic Crops Unit. Thursday, October 23, 2014 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Pre-registration $10.00. On-site Registration $15.00 (includes Lunch and Proceedings booklet) Register ...Read More
"Participate in this webinar to learn about implementing soil health principles in organic farming systems, including a discussion of the role of soil health in organic production and practices and challenges for organic farmers" Register...Read More
The TDEC Office of Sustainable Practices is holding a Community Garden Workshop at Trevecca Nazarene University in Nashville. The workshop will include a number of speakers who are experts in their fields. Workshop sessions will include Creation and Implementation of a Successful School Garden, Community Engagement and Partnerships, Organic Gardening, and Grant Writing and Funding.
Duck in from the heat for the National Good Food Network's latest webinar. Putting Local on the Menu: Five Best Practices and a Cost Calculator Training will be presented Thursday, September 4, 2014 at 3:30 - 4:45pm ET (12:30 - 1:45 PT). This webinar,...Read More
Montgomery County Extension Office is hosting a Food For Profit course in Clarksville TN. Food for Profit takes you step by step through the information necessary to start and run a small food product business by adding value to fruits and vegetables. The workshop provides information...Read More
"Farmer Maps is a unique and innovative way for consumers to connect with the freshest produce, tastiest dairy items and healthiest meats offered by local farms in their area. Visitors to our site can sign up to receive personal notification when new crops are in...Read More
Are you thinking about becoming a grower? SproUTing Growers is a 10-part workshop series to provide potential growers with the business planning and management, vegetable and small fruit planning and production and direct marketing skills that they need to properly plan and carryout a farming venture.
Hello all, Ralph Mackens, a local farmer in Montgomery County, is searching for someone who would like to go into the produce and/or small animal production business with him. He has a 2100 sq.ft. high tunnel and plenty of acreage available to raise items such...Read More