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Striped gourds


Research-based information to help with crop production, plant health, marketing, and more.

Allium flowers


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Landscape Short Course

Join us for a 2-day virtual event & earn points towards your respective certifications.

UT Organic

The purpose of the University of Tennessee Organic and Sustainable Crop Production Program is to involve more Tennessee farmers in organic production in order to increase farm income and to provide an alternative to keep the family farm in the family.

White Cabbage

The University of Tennessee Vegetable Extension program focuses on providing innovations in production practices, aiding in cultivar selection, developing alternative crops, maximizing crop nutrition and flavor, and reducing the use of off-farm inputs, such as chemical fertilizers and pesticides, for Tennessee growers through research and education throughout the state.

Nursery High Tunnel

The Tennessee State University Otis L. Floyd Nursery Research Center is located about 80 miles southeast of Nashville in McMinnville, Tennessee. Our mission is to provide leadership in strengthening and expansion of our nursery industry through innovative research and extension programs in entomology, genetics, horticulture, pathology, chemical ecology, sustainability, nursery extension and related sciences.

Hollies are a great addition to screen plantings!

Horticulture Hot Topic


Do you have a view you would like to hide or an area that needs more privacy? Fall is one of the best times to plant trees and shrubs in your landscape. Here are a few great options for screen plantings!


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