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Welcome to West TN Research & Education Center
Jackson, TN

   Pumpkin Field Day - Thursday, September 25, 2014


WTREC Main Bldg Known for its research on ornamentals, turf grasses, agronomic and horticultural crops, the West Tennessee Research and Education Center, established in 1907, is the oldest research center in the U.T. system.

University scientists from:


as well as USDA-ARS researchers, along with a capable support staff conduct over 100 investigations annually to evaluate new cultivars, test and develop technology for more efficient crop production and a safer and aesthetically pleasing environment.

For more information, contact Robert M. Hayes, Research Center Director, at 731/424-1643, or email wtrec@utk.edu.

 

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Pumpkin Display
"A beautiful pumpkin - the perfect symbol of all things autumn. Now you can see literally thousands of..."
 
Stinkbugs
"Insects are among the greatest threats to agriculture. Tennessee farmers have seen some pests disappear, but..."
 
Cover Crop Concerns
"Cover crops can be an effective tool in a weed management program, but there are concerns. Researchers with..."
 
Managing Cover Crops
"An overview of a UTIA research project evaluating both the timing and products used to terminate cover crops."

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Pumpkin Field Day  9/25, 11:00 am   Program