Cancellation Policy:

The entire registration fee will be charged for educational program cancellations made after the registration deadline.  The entire registration fee will also be charged for any registration participant who does not attend the event. Educational programs include events such as trainings, seminars, workshops, tours, webinars and conferences.​ 

Event Title
​Date(s), Time and     Location(s) ​Topic(s) ​Leaders
​Mid-South Agricultural Trade Conference
Please see the flier for registration information. 
​This conference will be conducted from 10:00am-3:15pm local time. 
  • ​March 5, 2020 Martin, TN
​The conference will inform farmers, agribusinesses, and agriculture leaders in Tennessee and the Mid-south about the role, importance, and significance of international trade on local agriculture production, markets and economies and will increase awareness of agriculture exporting tools and resources. 
​Considerations for Growing and Marketing Wine Grapes in Tennessee
Preregistration required five days prior to each workshop. Space is limited. There is a $25 registration fee per attendee. Lunch is provided. 

​​This workshop will be conducted from 9:00am to 3:30pm local time at the following locations:
  • January 27 Crossville, TN 
  • January 28 Chattanooga, TN
  • January 29 White Pine, TN 
  • February 13 Franklin, TN
  • February 14 Jackson, TN 
​Join us for an all-day educational workshop designed for current, new or potential grape producers to learn to grow, market and budget for grapes in Tennessee.

This workshop fulfills a Tennessee Agricultural Enhancement Program (TAEP) requirement in Agritourism, Fruit and Vegetable and Value-Added Producer Diversification Sectors. 
​Jared Bruhin (CPA)
Developing Value-Added Agriculture Businesses

Space is limited and registration is required by Jan 21, 2020.

Registration fee is $20 per person. Lunch will be provided.

This workshop will be conducted from 9:00am to 4:00pm local time at the following locations:
  • January 28 Memphis, TN 
  • January 29 Clarksville, TN 
  • January 30 New Market, TN 
Educational workshop designed to help farmers plan a value-added business and apply for USDA's Value-Added Producer Grant (VAPG). 
​ Hal Pepper (CPA)
Got Farm Records...Now What?
Space is limited and pre-registration is required five business days prior to the workshop. The registration fee is $20 per person. Lunch is provided. 
​This workshop will be conducted from 9:00am to 4:00pm local time at the following locations:
  • September 24, 2019  Franklin
  • October 8, 2019  Memphis
  • November 4, 2019  Knoxville
  • November 5, 2019  Chattanooga
  • November 7, 2019  Lawrenceburg
  • January 13, 2020  Cookeville
  • January 14, 2020  Blountville
  • January 30, 2020  Jackson
  • February 12, 2020 Clarksville
  • April 9, 2020 Pikeville
This workshop is designed for existing or would-be operators of a value-added farm business. Using records developed for an example farm with value-added enterprises, presenters will teach how to export the example farm records into a spreadsheet and how to analyze and use them in making business management decisions. 

Participants should bring their own laptop computer. Computers will not be provided. 
​Hal Pepper (CPA)