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Plateau AgResearch and Education Center

Plateau AgResearch and Education Center

Welcome to the University of Tennessee's Plateau Research & Education Center. Widely known for its contributions in fruit and vegetable research, the Center was established in 1943 and includes 2,100 acres in three locations.

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Thyme for Herbs

Enjoy discussion and demonstration as we explore origins, culture, types, and uses of herbs. See herb examples and take home informative handouts. Learn how...

6/1 10am
Backyard Birding for Beginners

Learn the basics of how to attract birds as well as how to feed and identify some of our feathered friends. Many photos included to familiarize you with some...

6/15 9am
Lavender Wand Making

Learn to make a “Lavender Wand”. In this project, we will weave ribbon with lavender stems to create a “wand” that is both decorative and useful. Perfect as...

7/13 10am
Plateau Discovery Garden Tour – Jewels of July

Join us for a guided summer tour of the Gardens. Learn about the history of its creation, how it has evolved, and of course, all about the beautiful plants...

7/19 9:30am
Steak and Potatoes Field Day

The Steak and Potatoes Field Day includes topics of interest to beef cattle producers, fruit and vegetable producers and land managers. Experts from both UT...

8/22 8am

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