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Sustainable Agriculture in Tennessee



Agriculture Projects Funded in Tennessee


Tennessee has received $1,246,990 to support 29 projects, including eight research and/or education projects, three extension projects and 12 producer-led projects. Tennessee has also received additional SARE support through multi-state projects.

Professional Development Projects

Sustainable Dairy Systems Manual and Training - $90,000

Grants to Farmers

Sustainable Cultivation of Medicinal Herbs as a Cash Crop Alternative to Tobacco - $5,004

Community Innovation

Homegrown, From Our Farms to Your Table, Growing a Farmers' Cooperative in East Tennessee - $6,436

Graduate Student Grants

Suppression of Soilborne Phytopathogenic Fungi of Tomatoes via Integrated Production Systems that Utilize Biofumigation - $10,000


Rob Holland -
The University of Tennessee

Tennessee State University

Roy Bullock -
Tennessee State University