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UT Institute of Agriculture Events

August 1 - 30, 2021

Monday, August 2

Tai Chi

Reduce stress and pain. Increase balance and energy.

Take Charge of Your Diabetes

Jointly presented by the Blount County Health Department and the University of Tennessee Extension, this 6-week series is designed for people with diabetes...

Smokey emoji

Reduce stress and pain. Increase balance and energy.

4-H Mane Attraction Horse Club Meeting

Open to all youth in 4th through 12th grades who are interested in horses. You do not need to own a horse to join this club! Come find out how you can get...

Tuesday, August 3

Rutherford County Farmers' Market

The Rutherford County Farmers’ Market is a Producer-Only Farmers Market located in the indoor/open air Community Center at the Lane Agri-Park in Murfreesboro.

Turf Tuesdays

Faculty, staff, and students within the University of Tennessee Turfgrass Science and Management program are excited to offer a new digital learning series...

11:30am
Virtual Event
Exploring Agritourism for Your Farm

Farmers interested in adding value to their farm resources through agritourism are invited to join UT Extension and Tennessee Department of Agriculture...

12pm
Virtual Event
Syllabus Support Day. When: August 3, 2021, 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm. RSVP at workshop.utk.edu under UT Libraries

Pendergrass Library welcomes instructors in the Herbert College of Agriculture and the College of Veterinary Medicine to attend our 3rd annual Syllabus...

1:30pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, August 4

7th Annual Tennessee Bed Bug, Cockroach and Rodent Management Meeting

WHO SHOULD ATTEND? > Pest Management Professionals (4 TN CEUs for categories 7, 8, 10, and 12). > Housing and hospitality industry managers, purchasing...

Tai Chi

Reduce stress and pain. Increase balance and energy.

Smokey emoji

Reduce stress and pain. Increase balance and energy.

Thursday, August 5

2021 Tri-State Beef Conference

The thirteenth Annual Tri-State Beef Cattle conference will be held at the Ron Ramsey Regional Ag Center in Blountville, Tennessee on August 5th. This year’s...

Starting a Food Manufacturing Business in Tennessee

Farmers interested in adding value to their farm products by food processing are invited to join UT Extension and Tennessee Department of Agriculture...

12pm
Virtual Event
Parenting Apart Class

A court approved educational program for divorcing parents.

How To Build A Screech Owl Box

Presenter: Stephen Lyn Bales Registration is required for this free event. Register here Join the University of Tennessee Arboretum Society for our First...

7pm
Virtual Event

Friday, August 6

Rutherford County Farmers' Market

The Rutherford County Farmers’ Market is a Producer-Only Farmers Market located in the indoor/open air Community Center at the Lane Agri-Park in Murfreesboro.

Saturday, August 7

Monday, August 9

Family and Community Education Day Club

Join our community education clubs to grow in leadership skills, knowledge of current topics and volunteer opportunities.

Tai Chi

Reduce stress and pain. Increase balance and energy.

Take Charge of Your Diabetes

Jointly presented by the Blount County Health Department and the University of Tennessee Extension, this 6-week series is designed for people with diabetes...

Smokey emoji

Reduce stress and pain. Increase balance and energy.

Outdoor Meat Cookery

4-H students will be taught how to safely handle, prepare, and grill meats utilizing an outdoor charcoal grill.

Tuesday, August 10

Rutherford County Farmers' Market

The Rutherford County Farmers’ Market is a Producer-Only Farmers Market located in the indoor/open air Community Center at the Lane Agri-Park in Murfreesboro.

Parenting Apart: Effective Co-Parenting

The University of Tennessee Extension has developed a four-hour program, "Parenting Apart: Effective Co-Parenting", to help divorcing parents learn how to...

Living Well With Chronic Conditions

A fun, skill building program designed for persons with chronic disease. This program helps individuals take day to day responsibility for the care of their...

UT Extension

Meeting on Health Topics for Citizens of Polk County

12pm
Virtual Event
4-H Project Night

Open to all youth in grades 4th through 12th, 4-H offers 26 different project areas! Sign up for Hamilton County 4-H at https://tiny.utk.edu/HC4H and select...

You CAN Can- Beginner's Class #1

Tuesday, August 10th from 6-8pm. Beginner's Class #1 on jams and pickles. This ticket includes all materials, including a recipe & instruction worksheets, a...

Wednesday, August 11

Homebuyer Education Class

The classes are conducted to assist THDA and USDA home mortgage clients with fulfilling homebuyer education requirements for their loans. Class time is...

Tai Chi

Reduce stress and pain. Increase balance and energy.

Smokey emoji

Reduce stress and pain. Increase balance and energy.

Thursday, August 12

Friday, August 13

Rutherford County Farmers' Market

The Rutherford County Farmers’ Market is a Producer-Only Farmers Market located in the indoor/open air Community Center at the Lane Agri-Park in Murfreesboro.

Parenting Apart:  Effective Co-parenting

An educational program for separating parents with minor children

12:30pm
Virtual Event

Saturday, August 14

Master Gardeners of Hamilton County Annual Garden Tour

For garden locations and more information, visit www.MGHC.org. Ticket price is $20.00 and ticket is valid for both days. You can purchase advance tickets...

Sunday, August 15

Master Gardeners of Hamilton County Annual Garden Tour

For garden locations and more information, visit www.MGHC.org. Ticket price is $20.00 and ticket is valid for both days. You can purchase advance tickets...

Tennessee Capital

Tennessee 4-H Congress is an activity that supports the Citizenship project and helps 4-H’ers develop the life skill of responsible citizenship. Responsible...

Monday, August 16

Tai Chi

Reduce stress and pain. Increase balance and energy.

Take Charge of Your Diabetes

Jointly presented by the Blount County Health Department and the University of Tennessee Extension, this 6-week series is designed for people with diabetes...

Home Canning 101

Offered in partnership with The Chattery. Beginner and experienced home food preservers can benefit from this overview of safe canning methods and equipment...

1pm
Virtual Event
Smokey emoji

Reduce stress and pain. Increase balance and energy.

Tennessee Capital

Tennessee 4-H Congress is an activity that supports the Citizenship project and helps 4-H’ers develop the life skill of responsible citizenship. Responsible...

Sequatchie County 4-H Honor Club

Sequatchie County 4-H Honor Club regular meeting

Tuesday, August 17

Rutherford County Farmers' Market

The Rutherford County Farmers’ Market is a Producer-Only Farmers Market located in the indoor/open air Community Center at the Lane Agri-Park in Murfreesboro.

Living Well With Chronic Conditions

A fun, skill building program designed for persons with chronic disease. This program helps individuals take day to day responsibility for the care of their...

Livestock Grazing School

Learn principles of grazing management, pasture establishment, stocking rates, fencing options, etc.

Tennessee Capital

Tennessee 4-H Congress is an activity that supports the Citizenship project and helps 4-H’ers develop the life skill of responsible citizenship. Responsible...

4-H Chick Chain

4-H Chick Chain is a program designed to help youth learn how to raise baby chicks into mature production pullets. Youth learn responsibility, ethical...

Food Preservation: Freezing Basics

Offered in partnership with The Chattery. Are you looking for a useful way to preserve your fruits and vegetables? Learn to freeze fresh produce for...

6pm
Virtual Event
You CAN Can- Beginner's Class #2

Tuesday, August 17th from 6-8pm. Beginner's Class #2 on jams and pickles. This ticket includes all materials, including a recipe & instruction worksheets, a...

Box Turtle

Presenter: Dr. Matt Allender Registration is required for this free event. Register here Ranavirus can cause severe infections in amphibians, reptiles...

7pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, August 18

Co-parenting Education Classes

4-hour Co-Parenting Education UT Extension Fayette County office offers court-ordered Co-parenting education classes either virtually or in-person (following...

Tai Chi

Reduce stress and pain. Increase balance and energy.

4-H Bradley Bunch Meeting

Monthly meeting for students in Bradley Bunch Homeschool Club.

Smokey emoji

Reduce stress and pain. Increase balance and energy.

Tennessee Capital

Tennessee 4-H Congress is an activity that supports the Citizenship project and helps 4-H’ers develop the life skill of responsible citizenship. Responsible...

Thursday, August 19

Canning College

Canning College is specially designed for individuals with little or no experience canning. However, anyone who would like a skills refresher is...

Friday, August 20

Rutherford County Farmers' Market

The Rutherford County Farmers’ Market is a Producer-Only Farmers Market located in the indoor/open air Community Center at the Lane Agri-Park in Murfreesboro.

Extension Explores Food Preservation

Join Central Region FCS Agents on the third Friday of each month as we explore Food Preservation topics.

Saturday, August 21

Smokey emoji

Have you ever wondered what your kids are hiding from you? What is truly in their room? Come to our FREE HIdden in Plain Sight event where we will have a...

Homebuyer Education Class

The classes are conducted to assist THDA and USDA home mortgage clients with fulfilling homebuyer education requirements for their loans. Class time is...

Monday, August 23

Outdoor Meat Cookery

4-H students will be taught how to safely handle, prepare, and grill meats utilizing an outdoor charcoal grill.

Tai Chi

Reduce stress and pain. Increase balance and energy.

Take Charge of Your Diabetes

Jointly presented by the Blount County Health Department and the University of Tennessee Extension, this 6-week series is designed for people with diabetes...

Smokey emoji

Reduce stress and pain. Increase balance and energy.

Tuesday, August 24

Rutherford County Farmers' Market

The Rutherford County Farmers’ Market is a Producer-Only Farmers Market located in the indoor/open air Community Center at the Lane Agri-Park in Murfreesboro.

Living Well With Chronic Conditions

A fun, skill building program designed for persons with chronic disease. This program helps individuals take day to day responsibility for the care of their...

Home Buyer Education Classes

Satisfies THDA First Time Home Buyer requirements. Learn important information to help you successfully navigate your home purchase.

Wednesday, August 25

Parenting Apart Class

A court approved educational program for divorcing parents.

Tai Chi

Reduce stress and pain. Increase balance and energy.

Smokey emoji

Reduce stress and pain. Increase balance and energy.

You CAN Can- Intermediate Class

Wednesday, August 25th from 6-8pm. Intermediate Class on canned tomatoes and conserve/marmalade. This ticket includes all materials, including a recipe &...

Thursday, August 26

Healthy Cheatham: 2021 Time for a New Beginning

Join us every 4th Thursday for a Lunch-N-Learn series focused on healthier living.

12pm
Virtual Event
Home Buyer Education Classes

Participants must attend Tuesday and Thursday evening session to meet requirements of THDA Home Buyer Education.

Friday, August 27

Rutherford County Farmers' Market

The Rutherford County Farmers’ Market is a Producer-Only Farmers Market located in the indoor/open air Community Center at the Lane Agri-Park in Murfreesboro.

Eating Smart and Moving More

A 5-week series of workshops to learn how to: cook, save money on food, plan meals, eat well, keep your food safe, be active. Classes are free to adults who...

Saturday, August 28

4-H Archery Preview Day

Open to all Hamilton County youth in grades 4th through 12th. Come find out what archery is all about and see if it might be for you! NOTE: You must...

Outdoor Meat Cookery

4-H students will be taught how to safely handle, prepare, and grill meats utilizing an outdoor charcoal grill.

August 1 - 30, 2021