Green Industries Field Day
The Tennessee Green Industries Field Day will be held June 4, 2013 at the TSU Nursery Research Center. This event provides education opportunities for landscapers, garden center operators and nursery producers. Six pesticide points are available; the event is free.
New Insect in Tennessee
The Spotted Wing Drosophila has been found in Tennessee. If you grow fruits, learn how to tell if you have it, and about what this insect means to you from our new factsheet.
Prepare tasty nutritious foods for you and your family with our new cookbook (5 mb file). Each recipe includes tips on how to keep your food safe and healthy to eat.
Dealing with Disaster
"How to Talk to Kids about Disaster" is the latest publication in
our Disaster Education Program. This informative publication and others can be found on our Disaster Education Resources website.
Want to know the latest news from the College of Agriculture, Human and Natural Sciences? The latest CAHNS Link is now
Learn about our Centennial activities, new new construction and student successes! (Note: this is
a large file).
Animal Science Day Camp
If you are a student in 7th-9th grade considering Animal Science or Pre-Vet pathways in high school, this day camp held April 1-5 will give you great insight into the world of animal science. Click for complete information.
CHEW Nutritional Toolkit Released
The Center for Prevention Research is a contributor to Eat Well, Play More Tennessee. This is Tennessee's
nutrition and physical activity plan to reduce obesity and chronic disease.
Images from Small Farm Conference
TSU recently hosted the National Small Farms Conference. Photographic highlights of the conference are now available for viewing.
Agriculture Outreach and Assistance Conference
TSU Extension will host the 2nd Annual Agriculture Outreach and Assistance Conference, February 27-March 1 in Murfreesboro, TN. The conference will cover topics related to agri-business, animal sciences, plant science, technology, and food safety practices.
2013 Small Farm Expo
Tennessee Small Farmer of the Year
The 2013 Small Farm Expo and Small Farmer of the Year Awards will be held on July 18, 2013 at the TSU Agricultural Research and Education Center on the main campus in Nashville, Tennessee. Nominations for the 2013 Small Farmer of the year are open!
Small Scale Biodiesel Production
TSU Extension has published a new fact sheet about small scale biodiesel production. Learn how your agricultural enterprise can become self-sufficient in diesel fuel use. Contact Dr. Jason deKoff (615-963-4929) for additional information.
Summer Apprenticeship Program
High school juniors and seniors can get hands-on experience in food and agriculture research through our Summer Apprenticeship program. Click for more information or contact Mr. William Hayslett, 615-963-5438.
Agricultural Impacts 2012
Learn about how how our research is helping to improve the lives of Tennesseans, Americans, and people around the world.
The 2nd Annual Nashville Children Eating Well for Health Conference takes place Friday, Nov. 9. The conference will highlight the latest research and public health initiative to promote healthy eating and active living with a focus on preventing childhood obesity. For more information on the conference, call 615.963.5409 or e-mail email@example.com.
The BBC recently visited fire ant
expert Dr. Jason Oliver at the TSU Nursery Research Center to film a
segment for an
show about nature’s weirdest creatures. Get more information about the
filming and fire ants here.