Information to Help You

Extension Publications

Bioenergy
    Agricultural Feedstocks for Cellulosic Ethanol and Biodiesel
    Bioenergy Activity for Youth
    Bioenergy from Agriculture                                                                                         
    Economics of Small-Scale Biodiesel Production
    Improving Switchgrass Yields
    Industrial Oilseed Crops for Tennessee
    Federal Assistance Programs for Biodiesel Production
    Growing Winter Canola for Biodiesel Production
    Maximizing the Biodiesel Process
    Small-Scale Biodiesel Production
    State of the Energy Industry
    Sunflower for Biodiesel Production 

Children and Family
  
  Infancy - The First Year
    Toddlers - Years One to Three
    Early Childhood - Years Three to Five
    Early Childhood - Years Six to Eight
    Preteens and Tweens - Years Nine to Twelve
    Early Adolescence - Years Twelve to Fourteen
    Late Adolescence - Years Fourteen to Eighteen
    Benefits of Play
    Children and Stress
    Grandparents Raising Grandchildren
    Parenting
    Teens and Drugs
    Wills
    
County Land Use Maps

COVID-19 Resources

    Being Social While Social Distancing
    Bringing the Family Closer
    Dealing with Grief During the COVID-19 Pandemic
    Fighting Pandemic Fatigue
    Finding the Silver Linings
    Going Back to School
    Going Back to Work
    Halloween Preparations for Youth
    Helping Teens Cope
    How to Curb Emotional Eating During the COVID-19 Pandemic
    Incarcerated Loved Ones
    Keeping the Romance Alive
    Leaving Home for Essential Items
    Making Working From Home a Family Affair
    Mental Health Issues for Older Adults Update
    Navigating Family Gatherings
    Protecting Your Family
    Supporting Back-to-School
    Teaching Infants at Home
    Teaching Preschoolers at Home
    Teaching School Aged Children at Home
   
Traveling

Cultural Awareness
    
Cultural Awareness

Extension Educator Information
     
Network Analysis of Farmer Groups, A Training Manual for Extension Educators

Family Preparedness

    Caring For Seniors In Extreme Heat
    Keeping Children Safe In The Heat
    Surviving Heat for Kids
    Saving Energy in Cold Weather
    Water Conservation in the Home
    Helping Kids Through a Disaster
    How to Talk to Kids About Disasters
    Conserving Water for Kids
    Warning About Contact with Pigs (Fairs)
    How to Prepare a Disaster Kit (Video)
    Tornado Safety
    Staying Safe in a Tornado
    Developing a Communication Plan

Food and Food Safety
    Avoiding the Food Danger Zone When It Is Hot Outside
    Food Safety Educational Materials for Nurses
    Food Safety for Farmer's Markets
    Food Safety During Emergencies
    Food Safety for Caregivers
    Food Safety for Older Adults
    Keeping Food Safe When The Lights Go Out
    Prepare an Emergency Food Kit
    Safe Handling of Raw Meats  
   
Tasty and Safe Cookbook (5 mb file)
    What Will You Do When A Disaster Strikes?  A Reference Guide to Help Keep You and Your Food Safe (Full curriculum)
    Poultry and Egg Education Project (Full curriculum)

Forages and Animal Care
  
Calibrating Seed Drill Seeding Rates for Native Warm Season Grasses
  
Native Warm-Season Perennial Grasses for Drought Management in Forage Production
  
Small Ruminant Bio-Security
   Goat Management in Drought
  
Warning About Contact with Pigs (Fairs)

Fire Ant Control (Click Spanish title for Spanish language version)
   Calibrating a Fire Ant Bait Spreader (Calibración de un esparcidor de cebos para hormigas de fuego)  
   Fire Ant Control for the Nursery Industry
   Baiting Nurseries with a Herd GT-77 (Cebado de bloques de viveros con un esparcidor modelo Herd GT-77)
   Changing a Herd Spreader Blocking Plate (Instalación o cambio de las placas de bloqueo de un esparcidor modelo Herd GT-77)

Gardening, Fruit and Vegetable
   
Bitter Melon Fact Sheet
    Cool Season Vegetable Planting Guide
    Growing Vegetables in Mini Gardens and Containers     
    Harvesting Vegetables
    Pepper Pest Management (Extension Curriculum)
    Tomato Pest Management (Extension Curriculum)
    Warm Season Vegetable Planting Guide
    Wild Stimulant Production Methods for American Ginseng Farms in Tennessee

Ginseng
    
Wild Stimulant Production Methods for American Ginseng Farms in Tennessee

Health and Wellness
   
Understanding Opioids Without the Stigma

Insect Control
(Click Spanish title for Spanish language version)
   
Amblyseius swirskii - an insect predator
  
Azalea Lace Bug
   Big-eyed Bugs
   Broad Mites
  
Brown Marmorated Stink Bug
  
Camphor Shot Borer - A New Nursery and Landscape Pest in Tennessee
      (El barrenador del alcanforero: Una nueva plaga en los viveros y paisajes de Tennessee)
   Controlling Flatheaded Appletree Borer in Nurseries with Soil Applied Systemic Pesticides 
      ( Control del barrenador de cabeza aplanada de manzanos en viveros con insecticidas sistémicos aplicados al suelo )
   Hemlock Woolly Adelgid - A new invasive insect in Tennessee
   Hemlock Woolly Adelgid Management and Quarantine Regulations Impacting Nursery Production
   Insect Predators-Green Lacewings
   Insect Predators-Multicolored Asian Lady Beetle
   Japanese Maple Scale in the Nursery  (Las cochinillas del arce japonés en los viveros)
   Juniper Scale
   Kudzu Bug
   Maple Shoot Borer (El barrenador del arce)
   Multicolored Asian Lady Beetle
   Oriental Beetle
  
Pepper Pest Management (Extension Curriculum)
  
Persimilis Mite
   Plants that Attract Insect Predators and Parasitoids
  
Spotted Lanternfly
   Spotted Wing Drosophila - A new insect in Tennessee
   Tomato Pest Management (Extension Curriculum)

Lawn Management
    Lawn Weed Management
    Weed and Wild Garlic Control in Lawns
    Weed Control Without Chemicals

Nursery Production (Click Spanish title for Spanish language version)
   Abiotic Disorders of Boxwood (Enfermedades abióticas del boj)
   Azalea Lace Bug
   Baiting Nurseries with a Herd GT-77 (Cebado de bloques de viveros con un esparcidor modelo Herd GT-77)
   Boxwood Blight (Fuego bacteriano del boj)
   Boxwood Phytophthora (Pudrición de las raíces y la corona debido al Phytophthora del boj)
   Boxwood - Volutella Blight (Roya de Volutella del boj)
   Broad Mites
   Brown Marmorated Stink Bug
   Calibrating a Fire Ant Bait Spreader (Calibración de un esparcidor de cebos para hormigas de fuego)   
   Changing a Herd Spreader Blocking Plate (Instalación o cambio de las placas de bloqueo de un esparcidor modelo Herd GT-77)
   Camphor Shot Borer - A New Nursery and Landscape Pest in Tennessee
 
    (El barrenador del alcanforero: Una nueva plaga en los viveros y paisajes de Tennessee)
 
  Controlling Flatheaded Appletree Borer in Nurseries with Soil Applied Systemic Pesticides
 
     (Control del barrenador de cabeza aplanada de manzanos en viveros con insecticidas sistémicos aplicados al suelo)
   Dogwood Anthracnose
  
Dogwood Powdery Mildew (El mildiú polvoriento en los cornejos)
 
  Fire Ant Control for the Nursery Industry
   Fire Blight (Fuego bacteriano)
   Foliar Diseases of Hydrangea   
   Hemlock Woolly Adelgid - A new invasive insect in Tennessee
   Hemlock Woolly Adelgid Management and Quarantine Regulations Impacting Nursery Production
   Interpreting Herbicide Damage in the Nursery (Interpretación de los daños causados por los herbicidas en los viveros)
   Japanese Maple Scale in the Nursery (Las cochinillas del arce japonés en los viveros)
   Juniper Tip Blight (La roya del enebro)
   Kudzu Bug  
   Maple Shoot Borer(El barrenador del arce)
   Root Diseases of Hydrangea
   Rose Black Spot
   Rose Downy Mildew
   Selection and Usage of Disinfectants for Nursery Production (Selección y uso de desinfectantes para la producción en viveros)
   Southern Blight Management (Control de la roya sureña para las plantas ornamentales leñosas)
   Spotted Lanternfly
   Spotted Wing Drosophila- A new insect in Tennessee
  
Woody Ornamental Disease Management Research Reports 2017
   Woody Ornamental Disease Management Research Reports 2018
   Woody Ornamental Disease Management Research Reports 2019

Plant Disease Control (Click Spanish title for Spanish language version)
   Abiotic Disorders of Boxwood (Enfermedades abióticas del boj)
   Boxwood Blight (Fuego bacteriano del boj)
   Boxwood Phytophthora (Pudrición de las raíces y la corona debido al Phytophthora del boj)
   Boxwood - Volutella Blight (Roya de Volutella del boj)
   Dogwood Anthracnose
   Dogwood Powdery Mildew (El mildiú polvoriento en los cornejos)
   Fire Blight (Fuego bacteriano)
   Foliar Diseases of Hydrangea
   Juniper Tip Blight (La roya del enebro)
   Root Diseases of Hydrangea
   Rose Black Spot
   Rose Downy Mildew
   Selection and Usage of Disinfectants for Nursery Production
   Southern Blight Management (Control de la roya sureña para las plantas ornamentales leñosas)
  
Woody Ornamental Disease Management Research Reports 2017
  
Woody Ornamental Disease Management Research Reports 2018
   Woody Ornamental Disease Management Research Reports 2019

Publicaciones de producción de plantas de vivero en español
   Calibración de un esparcidor de cebos para hormigas de fuego  Calibrating a fire at bait spreader
   Cebado de bloques de viveros con un esparcidor modelo Herd GT-77  Baiting nurseries with a Herd GT-77
   El barrenador del alcanforero: Una nueva plaga en los viveros y paisajes de Tennessee  Champhor shot borer a new pest in Tennessee
   El barrenador del arce Maple shoot borer 
   Enfermedades abióticas del boj Abiotic disorders of boxwood 
   Las cochinillas del arce japonés en los viveros Japanese maple scale in the nursery
   Control del barrenador de cabeza aplanada de manzanos en viveros con insecticidas sistémicos aplicados al suelo
      Controlling flatheaded appletree borer in nurseries with drenches
   Control de la roya sureña para las plantas ornamentales leñosas Southern blight management 
   Fuego bacteriano  Fireblight factsheet  
   Fuego bacteriano del boj Boxwood blight factsheet
   Instalación o cambio de las placas de bloqueo de un esparcidor modelo Herd GT-77  Changing a Herd spreader blocking plate
   Interpretación de los daños causados por los herbicidas en los viveros  Interpreting herbicide damage in the nursery
   La roya del enebro Juniper tip blights
   El mildiú polvoriento en los cornejos  Dogwood powdery mildew factsheet
   Pudrición de las raíces y la corona debido al Phytophthora del boj Boxwood pythophthora factsheet
   Roya de Volutella del boj Boxwood volutella factsheet
   Selección y uso de desinfectantes para la producción en viveros  Selection and use of disinfectants for nursery production


Small Business

    Adverse Possession
    Find and Secure Business Financing
    How Your Loan Request Will Be Reviewed
    Mineral and Air Rights
    Start a Small Business
    Wild Stimulant Production Methods for American Ginseng Farms in Tennessee
    Wills
    Write a Loan Proposal
    Writing a Business Plan    

Weed Control

    Interpreting Herbicide Damage in the Nursery
    Poison Ivy Identification and Control
    Weed and Wild Garlic Control in Lawns
    Weed Control in Pines
    Weed Control in Peppers
    Weed Control Without Chemicals
    Weed Identification - Cool Season Weeds
    Weed Identification - Warm Season Weeds
    Understanding and Selecting Herbicides

Urban Forestry
    Centennial Park Tree Identification Guide




 


 

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