2021 Tennessee Master Farm Manager zoom webinar series. This UT Extension educational program will be held on eight consecutive Thursday nights beginning January 21st , 2021. The zoom webinars will start at 7:00 PM EST / 6:00 PM CST.
Additional information can be found at: http://masterfarmmanager.tennessee.edu/
Participants can register online or by mail. Mail-in registration deadline: January 15, 2021. Online registration will remain open through January 21, 2021.
Virtual Tennessee Grain & Soybean Producers Conference will be held on Thursday, February 4th from 8:45am – Noon CST visit http://utcrops.com/ to register
UT Extension serves the citizens of McMinn County with educational programs in the areas of Agriculture, Family and Consumer Sciences, Community Resource Development, and 4-H Youth Development. We are an outreach branch of the University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture, providing research-based solutions and information to the citizens of Tennessee.
The McMinn County Extension Office is located at 107 W. College St., Athens, Tennessee with Office Hours: 8::00 am – 5:00 pm
Coronavirus Agricultural and Forestry Business Fund (CAFB)
Applicants must be an agricultural, food, or forestry business, or nonprofit agricultural entity in Tennessee or have a project based in Tennessee. They must demonstrate business disruption impact from March 1, 2020 to December 30, 2020 under one of the four relief categories:
• Business Disruption
• Pandemic Response
• Supply Chain Enhancement
• Increased Meat Processing Capacity
Financial assistance received from the CAFB Fund is not a loan and does not need to be repaid. Funding is distributed on a reimbursement basis.
Applications close August 31
This overview and the links are also available on the Tennessee Department of Agriculture website.