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UT Institute of Agriculture Events

September 19 - October 18, 2020

Saturday, September 19

2020 Tennessee State Fair

2020 Tennessee State Fair http://tnstatefair.org/

UT Arboretum Butterfly Festival (Virtual)

Monarch butterflies, educational sessions, and a butterfly release will be featured at the 2020 University of Tennessee Arboretum Butterfly Festival. The...

Hamilton County Master Gardener Free 3rd Saturday Class

Topic: Why Native Plants?

10am
Virtual Event
Bradley County 4-H Junior Livestock Show

FFA and 4-H Members will exhibit their project animals in areas of beef, sheep, & goat. Masks are suggested and we will practice social distancing.

Sunday, September 20

2020 Tennessee State Fair

2020 Tennessee State Fair http://tnstatefair.org/

Monday, September 21

Plant Sciences 2020 Fall Seminar Series

| Student Seminar | Victoria Xiong | From High Plain Grassland Modeling to Southeastern Pasture Management | Join the Department of Plant Sciences for...

1pm
Virtual Event
Private Applicators Spray Recertification Training

Basic Private Applicators Spray Recertification Training plus Dicamba and Paraquat

Carter County Beef Quality Assurance

Join us in our partnership with Stateline Drive-in to show the Beef Quality Assurance Program on the Big Screen! Get your training and BQA certification...

Tuesday, September 22

Parenting Apart Effective Co-Parenting

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

1pm
Virtual Event
4-H

Participants of the Monroe County 4-H Poultry Chain will be competing, bringing three chickens to the event. A sale will follow the judging of each entry.

Living Well With Chronic Conditions Virtual Workshop

Free 6 Week class. Space is limited and registration is required.

5:30pm
Virtual Event
Rhea County Master Gardener Intern Class

The Master Gardener program is designed to train volunteers in all aspects of gardening. Topics covered include botany, care and culture of vegetables, small...

6pm
Virtual Event
Pesticide Recertification Training

Due to restrictions on meeting space, physical distancing, sanitation processes and in person meeting guide lines from UT, we are limiting registration to...

Wednesday, September 23

Bradley County Master Gardner

"Garden Guest" web series Topic: Composting and Vermicomposting with Master Gardner Dave Hopper.

12pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, September 24

Hamilton County 4-H Citizenship Club Meeting (virtual)

Open to all youth in grades 4th through 12th.

4pm
Virtual Event
4-H Chick Chain Show & Sale

4-H Chicken Show & Sale a fundraiser for 4-H Chicken project.

Rhea County Master Gardener Intern Class

The Master Gardener program is designed to train volunteers in all aspects of gardening. Topics covered include botany, care and culture of vegetables, small...

6pm
Virtual Event

Friday, September 25

UTIA OSP Virtual Office Hours

This event provides an opportunity for faculty and staff who have questions or sponsored program-related items to discuss in a 'live' virtual format.

10am
Virtual Event

Saturday, September 26

Cocke County 4-H Chick Chain Auction

Come out and support our 4-H Youth in the poultry project and take home some get hens to add to your flock!

4-H Poultry Show and Sale

There will be approximately 130 pullets for sale. Due to COVID-19 we are taking extra precautions to help prevent the potential spread of the virus and keep...

Monday, September 28

Plant Sciences 2020 Fall Seminar Series

| Student Seminar | Thomas Ross | Join the Department of Plant Sciences for their 2020 Fall Seminar Series – a convening of faculty, students, UT...

1pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, September 29

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Campbell County 4-H Honor Club. Meets in Extension Office the first Tuesday of each month Please bring PencilPaper

Living Well With Chronic Conditions Virtual Workshop

Free 6 Week class. Space is limited and registration is required.

5:30pm
Virtual Event
Rhea County Master Gardener Intern Class

The Master Gardener program is designed to train volunteers in all aspects of gardening. Topics covered include botany, care and culture of vegetables, small...

6pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, September 30

Bradley County Master Gardner

"Garden Guest" web series Topic: Volunteer Spiders with University of Tennessee Extension Agent Seth Whitehouse.

12pm
Virtual Event
Fall Plant Sale

UT Gardens, Jackson and Madison County Master Gardeners Plant Sale. The two-day outdoor plant sale will take place while observing university and CDC...

Thursday, October 1

Organic Crops Virtual Field Tour

The Organic Crops Field Tour is presented by UT AgResearch and UT Extension. All content will be available online by October 1, 2020. More details will...

UT Extension on-farm trainings are a common sight, but online programming is also available, including a new webinar series starting in April titled, "Seven Secrets of Effective Farmers." Photo by X. Cui, courtesy UTIA.

Beginning farmers, value-added agriculture entrepreneurs and all farm operators are invited to participate in a free "lunch and learn" webinar series...

Fall Plant Sale

UT Gardens, Jackson and Madison County Master Gardeners Plant Sale. The two-day outdoor plant sale will take place while observing university and CDC...

Eastern Region 4-H Dairy Judging Contest

2020 Dairy Judging contest for 4-H youth in the Eastern Region

6pm
Virtual Event
Rhea County Master Gardener Intern Class

The Master Gardener program is designed to train volunteers in all aspects of gardening. Topics covered include botany, care and culture of vegetables, small...

6pm
Virtual Event
Carter County Beef Quality Assurance

Join us in our partnership with Stateline Drive-in to show the Beef Quality Assurance Program on the Big Screen! Get your training and BQA certification...

Friday, October 2

UTIA OSP Virtual Office Hours

This event provides an opportunity for faculty and staff who have questions or sponsored program-related items to discuss in a 'live' virtual format.

10am
Virtual Event

Monday, October 5

Herbert Career Fair Prep Week

The Herbert College of Agriculture and Construction Career Fair typically brings in over 80+ corporate employers, government agencies, and non-profit...

8am
Virtual Event
Plant Sciences 2020 Fall Seminar Series

| Industry Guest | Bruno Pedreira | Researcher | Embrapa | Join the Department of Plant Sciences for their 2020 Fall Seminar Series – a convening of...

1pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, October 6

FCE BOOK CLUB

Virtual meeting to discuss book of choice.

Virtual Event
Herbert Career Fair Prep Week

The Herbert College of Agriculture and Construction Career Fair typically brings in over 80+ corporate employers, government agencies, and non-profit...

8am
Virtual Event
TN Turf Tuesday - Herbicide Programs for TN: Lessons Learned & The Road Ahead

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
Living Well With Chronic Conditions Virtual Workshop

Free 6 Week class. Space is limited and registration is required.

5:30pm
Virtual Event
Rhea County Master Gardener Intern Class

The Master Gardener program is designed to train volunteers in all aspects of gardening. Topics covered include botany, care and culture of vegetables, small...

6pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, October 7

Herbert Career Fair Prep Week

The Herbert College of Agriculture and Construction Career Fair typically brings in over 80+ corporate employers, government agencies, and non-profit...

8am
Virtual Event
Pesticide Safety Education Program (PSEP) Training

Training for Certification categories 3, 6, 7, 10 and LHA. Testing follows training

Center for Wildlife Health Monthly Meeting

Monthly meeting for members of the Center for Wildlife Health

Cow2Cup Workshop: The Processing Side of Quality Milk

Thank you for your interest in the Cow to Cup Workshop! We'll be hosting three webinars covering topics including 1) cow-side care and precautions taken to...

Thursday, October 8

Herbert Career Fair Prep Week

The Herbert College of Agriculture and Construction Career Fair typically brings in over 80+ corporate employers, government agencies, and non-profit...

8am
Virtual Event
Rhea County Master Gardener Intern Class

The Master Gardener program is designed to train volunteers in all aspects of gardening. Topics covered include botany, care and culture of vegetables, small...

6pm
Virtual Event
Hancock County Master Beef Producer Course

Hancock County Extension will be hosting a Master Beef Producer Course for producers interested in learning more about beef cattle production. This course...

Master Beef Producer Course Session 1

New methods and techniques that can help you achieve a more efficient and profitable operation. There will be 4 sessions. You must attend all 4 to receive...

6:30pm
Virtual Event
Master Beef Producer Webinar Series

Learn practical management techniques to increase the sustainability and profitability of your beef cattle operation.

Friday, October 9

UTIA OSP Virtual Office Hours

This event provides an opportunity for faculty and staff who have questions or sponsored program-related items to discuss in a 'live' virtual format.

10am
Virtual Event

Monday, October 12

Plant Sciences 2020 Fall Seminar Series

| Student Seminar | Robert Sears | Join the Department of Plant Sciences for their 2020 Fall Seminar Series – a convening of faculty, students, UT Institute...

1pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, October 13

Living Well With Chronic Conditions Virtual Workshop

Free 6 Week class. Space is limited and registration is required.

5:30pm
Virtual Event
Bradley County 4-H Chick Chain Show and Sale

This is a drop-off show. Information will be mailed to registered participates and buyers.

Rhea County Master Gardener Intern Class

The Master Gardener program is designed to train volunteers in all aspects of gardening. Topics covered include botany, care and culture of vegetables, small...

6pm
Virtual Event
Hancock County Master Beef Producer Course

Hancock County Extension will be hosting a Master Beef Producer Course for producers interested in learning more about beef cattle production. This course...

Master Beef Producer Course Session 2

New methods and techniques that can help you achieve a more efficient and profitable operation. Session 2: Liabilities for Producers and Environmental...

6:30pm
Virtual Event
Tennessee Master Farm Manager Webinar

The Tennessee Master Farm Manager is a new course being offered in 2020. This course will focus on solid business principals to help you better manage your...

7pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, October 15

Woods and Wildlife Field Day

The Woods and Wildlife Field Day is presented by UT AgResearch and UT Extension. Presentations will be online and available on October 15th, 2020. More...

7am
Virtual Event
Rhea County Master Gardener Intern Class

The Master Gardener program is designed to train volunteers in all aspects of gardening. Topics covered include botany, care and culture of vegetables, small...

6pm
Virtual Event
Hancock County Master Beef Producer Course

Hancock County Extension will be hosting a Master Beef Producer Course for producers interested in learning more about beef cattle production. This course...

Master Beef Producer Course Session 3

New methods and techniques that can help you achieve a more efficient and profitable operation. Session 3: Direct Beef Marketing and Marketing Calves for...

6:30pm
Virtual Event
Master Beef Producer Webinar Series

Learn practical management techniques to increase the sustainability and profitability of your beef cattle operation.

Friday, October 16

UTIA OSP Virtual Office Hours

This event provides an opportunity for faculty and staff who have questions or sponsored program-related items to discuss in a 'live' virtual format.

10am
Virtual Event

Saturday, October 17

State 4-H Dairy Products Judging

The State 4-H Dairy Products Judging Contest is open to all current senior high level 4-H members. Contact your County Extension Office for more information.

September 19 - October 18, 2020