The resources and links below are aids for Farm Financial Management.  Use these in addition to more general resources and links found on the Agriculture Programs page.​​​
 
 
 
NEW FARMERS ACADEMY
There is an opportunity for folks who have never farmed before to gain some knowledge and experience in the New Farmers Academy, a program supported by Tennessee State University and led by one of our staff, Finis Stribling III, the small farm specialist for TSU.  This academy is a unique school, meeting once a month from March through September.  This is a look at farm business and marketing basics to help build management skills.  Basic agricultural practices are also covered in each session.  There are a wide range of topics here, from plant to animal to value-added concepts.  There is also hands-on experiences with some of the sessions that will help develop production skills.  

Contact Finis at fstribli@tennessee.edu for details and questions. 
 

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​Contact for more information:

John Teague

Extension Agent

jteague1@utk.edu



 

Kevin Ferguson

Extension Area Specialist

kferguso@utk.edu