University Study of Black Bears Spreads to Western North Carolina

The Southern Appalachian Cooperative Bear Study (SACBS), a research program of the University of Tennessee, is collecting population data of Appalachian black bears. 

Get to Know the Herberts

Learn more about Jim and Judi Herbert, whose generosity is elevating our College into an elite group of land-grant colleges in the nation! Watch the video or read the news release.

Ag Day is Almost Here!

Don't forget to join us four and a half hours before kick-off on September 22. Visit for more details and a preview of this year's t-shirt design! 

UTIA Honors Leaders Among Faculty and Staff

UTIA recognized outstanding faculty and staff at its annual Awards and Promotions luncheon. Pictured are J.E. Moss Achievement Award winners with UTIA leaders. More than 30 faculty and staff were awarded or promoted. Read the full news release, including a complete list of individuals recognized. 


New Daily Light Integral Maps Generated from Updated Data

UTIA researcher Joanne Logan, along with a Clemson University researcher, have converted recent solar radiation data into new maps. Daily light integral (DLI) is a common measurement used by commercial growers and plant scientists, and these maps are an incredible resource to those industries. Read more, including links to the maps and the full news release.