University of Tennessee Agricultural Extension agency

University of Tennessee Agricultural Extension agency helps Tennesseans to improve their quality of life and solve problems through the application of research and evidenced-based knowledge about agriculture and natural resources, family and consumer sciences, 4-H youth development, and community development. It provides a gateway to the University of Tennessee as the outreach unit of the Institute of Agriculture. It is a statewide educational organization, funded by federal, state and local governments, that brings research-based information about agriculture, family and consumer sciences, and resource development to the people of Tennessee where they live and work.

Departments and Centers

Agri-business Economics and Entrepreneurship

Commercial Horticulture

 Crop Production Systems

 Environmental Stewardship

Livestock and Forage Systems

 Natural Resources

Residential and Consumer Horticulture 

UT Horticulture

TN Smart Yards