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Welcome to West TN Research & Education Center
Jackson, TN

    Summer Celebration Lawn & Garden Show Thursday, July 10, 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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Southern Partnership for Integrated Biomass Supply Systems
"The Southern Partnership for Integrated Biomass Supply Systems"
 
Pumpkin Display
"A beautiful pumpkin - the perfect symbol of all things autumn. Now you can see literally thousands of..."
 
Turtle Research
"University of Tennessee Turtle research in West Tennessee"
 
Stinkbugs
"Insects are among the greatest threats to agriculture. Tennessee farmers have seen some pests disappear, but..."

Get detailed weather information from the WTREC Weather Station.

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Cotton Tour  Wednesday, September 03, 2014, TBD

Pumpkin Field Day  Thursday, September 25, 2014