Tennessee Agricultural Enhancement Program (TAEP)

Farmers with hay bales holding up the TAEP signTAEP is a cost share program for Tennessee's Agricultural community. Participation allows producers to maximize farm profits, adapt to changing market situations, improve operation safety, increase farm efficiency and make a positive economic impact in their communities.
Programs include:  Genetics, Livestock Equipment, Livestock Working Facility Cover, Hay Storage, Livestock Feed Storage, Grain Storage, Producer Diversification, and Poultry Grower.

New Application Period for 2016:
October 1 – November 1, 2016

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The annual application period has moved from the week of June 1-7 to a month long application period from October 1 – November 1, starting this year.  This new timeline benefits producers by providing longer time to apply for TAEP and allows for more dry days for building structures.  Application materials for 2016 are available below:

Click here for 2016-2017 TAEP Program Schedules


TAEP Online

TAEP Online is an account management system that allows the TAEP participant to apply, view cost share history, update contact information, upload reimbursement materials, and view current status of applications and reimbursements.  Participation in TAEP Online is not mandatory.

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