Land, Life & Science is a biannual publication of the University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture. The magazine explores the impacts of UTIA through articles about research, teaching and Extension (outreach) in areas of agricultural sciences, natural resources, family and consumer sciences, veterinary medicine, and 4-H youth development, as well as alumni profiles.

The UT Institute of Agriculture provides instruction, research, and public service through the Herbert College of Agriculture; the UT College of Veterinary Medicine; UT AgResearch, including its system of ten AgResearch and Education Centers; and UT Extension with its offices in every county in the state. 


Land, Life & Science is produced by the UTIA Office of Marketing and Communications. To share feedback about the magazine, pitch story ideas for inclusion in future issues, or for general information including copies of older volumes of the magazine, please contact us at utiamarketing@tennessee.edu

All photos and stories are © the University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture.  

Production Team

Vice Chancellor of Marketing and Communications
Lisa G. Stearns

Associate and Developmental Editor 
Margeaux Emery

Director, Creative Services & Branding
Katie Jones

Sam Morris

Elizabeth Davis
April M. Massengill 

Digital Content Manager 
Katie Whitehouse