What is in this article?:
- Tennessee AgResearch announces 2014 field day schedule
- Complete list offered
• A total of 12 field days and five special events will take place at UT AgResearch and Education Centers across the state, providing visitors a chance to see agricultural research trials in action, speak with university experts and network with industry professionals.
IN-FIELD presentations, like this soybean demonstration held as part of a past Milan No-Till Field Day, are a trademark of University of Tennessee AgResearch field days, providing visitors a chance to closely examine research crops or production methods.
Complete list offered
The complete AgResearch field day/special events schedule is as follows:
Fruits of the Backyard – June 17, Middle Tennessee AgResearch Center (Spring Hill)
Tobacco, Beef and More – June 26, Highland Rim AgResearch Center (Springfield)
Summer Celebration – July 10, West Tennessee AgResearch Center (Jackson)
Tobacco and Forage Production – July 17, Greeneville AgResearch Center
Milan No-Till – July 24, Milan AgResearch Center
Steak and Potatoes – Aug. 5, Plateau AgResearch Center (Crossville)
Cotton Tour – September 3, West Tennessee AgResearch Center (Jackson)
Turf and Ornamental – Sept. 11, East Tennessee AgResearch Center – Plant Sciences Unit (Knoxville)
Pumpkin – Sept. 25, West Tennessee AgResearch Center (Jackson)
Northeast Tennessee Beef Expo – Oct. 9, Greeneville AgResearch Center
Woods and Wildlife – Oct. 15, Forest Resources AgResearch Center – Oak Ridge Forest (Oak Ridge)
Organic Crops Field Tour – Oct. 23, East Tennessee AgResearch Center – Organic Crops Unit (Knoxville)
Blooms Days – May 10-11, UT Gardens, Knoxville
Summer Color – June 24, UT Gardens, Knoxville
Fall Gardeners’ Festival – Aug. 26, Plateau AgResearch Center (Crossville)
Heritage Festival – Oct. 11, Ames Plantation AgResearch Center (Grand Junction)
Fall Folklore Jamboree – Oct. 18, Milan AgResearch Center
All field days and special events are open to the public, and most are free.
More detailed information about each event will be available closer to the scheduled time. Check the website http://ag.tennessee.edu to learn more.
You can also visit each individual AgResearch and Education Center’s homepage or call their main offices for details. Center addresses and phone numbers can be found online at this URL: http://taes.tennessee.edu/centers/.