Rutherford County Research

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Quonset Barn 
Most barns are square or rectangular, painted red, and with a loft to store hay. But now some Tennessee farmers are looking at a more-modern day barn built to last a long time.


Recent Publications

Contribution of Agriculture to Rutherford County, W623.  Hughes, D. W., H. E. Wright, S. Upendram, R. J. Menard, A. Smith, B. C. English, and K. L. Jensen.  2018.  University of Tennessee, Dept of Ag. & Resource Economics.

Spotlight on Farmers Market: Rutherford County Ladd, A. D.  2009.  Farmers Market Connection Newsletter. October 2009: 3.

Web Link to real time weather and crop water use data. Rutherford County added to Haywood and Knox counties.  Leib, B. G., J. B. Lown, W. C. Wright, J. R. Buchanan, J. B. Wilkerson, and J. Logan.  2005.  University of Tennessee – Extension, Knoxville, TN (

Agri-Park Community Center for Rutherford County.  Grandle, G. F.  2004.  UT Extension Plan No. T1217.

Rutherford County Farmer’s Market.  Grandle, G. F.  2003.  Agricultural Extension Service Plan No. T1215.