Land Life and ScienceSpring/Summer 2023

The Grasslands Partnership

A multi-institution team and 230 farms in nine states are setting off on a five-year analysis of best practices in grasslands management. The once-in-a-generation study has the potential to secure the future for farmers, the public, and our planet.

Student holding a lake sturgeon

Becoming the First

Expectations Are High for New School of Natural Resources

A student fertilizing sod

Fever Pitch

Turfgrass Students Score Big Opportunity Working on World Cup Field Research

A statue of Smokey and the new Teaching and Learning Center building

New Front Door for the Agricultural Campus

Providing Some TLC for Veterinary Instruction

Group photo at the Jack Daniel Distillery

Jack Daniel Distillery Invests in Forests of the Future

Historic Partnership with UT Tree Improvement Program Marks Twenty-Fifth Year

Ribbon Cutting at UT AgResearch Facility Ushers in New Era of Dairy Research

Robotic Milkers and Precision Livestock Farming on Display

Rob Holland and Andrew Dixon talking in front of a barn

Twenty-Five Years and Counting

Center for Profitable Agriculture Celebrates a Quarter Century of Partnership with Tennessee’s Farm Families

Neelam Poudyal in Nepal

Building on a Foundation of Excellence through the Fulbright Program

Global Exchange Program Facilitates Exchange of Skills and Knowledge for Faculty and Students

Wyn Miller standing on their family farm with cattle in the background

Great Grads — Wyn Miller

Say hello to a landscape architecture alumna who is re-envisioning her family’s century farm

Samantha Beaty with cattle

Great Grads — Samantha Beaty

Meet a servant of people of Tennessee and the state’s agriculture producers

Keith Carver standing outside of Morgan Hall

A Word From Keith Carver, July 2023

A note from UTIA's senior leader, including comments about the magazine and the state of UTIA's impacts across Tennessee

Charle Kwit looking at a plant

Why I Teach — Charles Kwit

I teach to witness the impact of learning

Keith Carver with students holding plates of food

Eat and Greet

Getting to know students has been a priority for UTIA Senior Vice Chancellor and Senior Vice President Keith Carver from day one

Tom Looney dressed as a Volunteer waving a UT flag

Join Us for Ag Day 2023!

Save the Date: September 23, 2023

Morgan Hall on a sunny day

2022 Standout Honors

We are pleased to highlight the honors that UT Institute of Agriculture individuals, departments, and teams received in 2022

Cutting the ribbon for the grant opening

Around UTIA, July 2023

News around the Institute