UT Beef and Forage Center


The "Advanced" Master Beef Producer educational program is designed to provide information to the beef producers of Tennessee. Nearly 12,000 Tennessee cattle producers have participated to improve their profitability, position the industry, and to be competitive with other states making it one of the most successful beef educational programs in the country. The program will have more hands-on activities, participation from producers, and facilitators giving an in-depth training for each topic offered. Video Watch Video


County Dates Event Where Contact Information
Jefferson & Cocke Sep 11- Oct 9 Advanced Master Beef Producer Jefferson County Extension Office Adam Hopkins Schedule
6:00 pm EST Two-County Program 1111 Lake Drive Phone: 865.397.2969  
    Dandridge, TN 37725 Email: ahopkin1@utk.edu  
Morgan Sep 30 - Nov 4  Advanced Master Beef Producer Morgan Co. Courthouse Kelly Amonett Brochure
6:00 pm EST   415 N Kingston Street, 3rd floor training room Phone: 423.346.3000  
    Wartburg, TN 37887 Email: damonet1@utk.edu  
Putnam Aug 12 - Sep 23  Advanced Master Beef Producer TTU Hyder-Burks Agricultural Pavilion Wayne Key Brochure
5:30 pm CST   2390 Gainsboro Grade Phone: 931.526.4561  
    Cookeville, TN 38501 Email: jkey3@utk.edu  
Giles, Lawrence &
Oct 2 - Oct 28 Master Beef Producer Maury County Farm Bureau Maury Co. Extension Schedule
6:00 pm CST Multi-County Program 147 Bear Creek PIke Phone: 931.375.5301  
    Columbia, TN 38402 Email: vragsdal@utk.edu  
Williamson Sep 30 - Nov 11 Advanced Master Beef Producer Ag Expo Park Williamson Co. Extension Schedule
6:30 pm CST Multi-County Program 4215 Long Lane Phone: 615.790.5721 x 12  
    Franklin, TN 37064 Email: amitch15@utk.edu  
Houston, Stewart &
Oct 6 - Oct 30 Advanced Master Beef Producer Montgomery County Extension Office Houston Co. Extension Schedule
  Multi-County Program 1030 Cumberland Heights Rd, Ste A Phone: 931.289.3242  
    Clarksville, TN 37040-6901 Email: lbmobley@utk.edu  
Hawkins Oct 7 - Oct 30 Advanced Master Beef Producer Hawkins County Cattlemen's Association Hawkins Co. Extension Brochure
Tuesday and Thursday   110 Stewart Dr Phone: 423.272.7241 Schedule
6:00 pm EST   Rogersville, TN 37857 Email: Hawkins Co.  
McMinn & Meigs Oct 9 - Oct 11 Advanced Master Beef Producer Athens Stockyard and Valley Farmers Co-Op McMinn Co. Extension Schedule
3 Day Course Multi-County Program 723 County Road 255 Phone: 423.745.2852  
    Athens, TN 37303 Email: hwoods1@utk.edu  
Loudon & Knox Mar 21 - 28 Advanced Master Beef Producer UT Eastern Region Extension Office Loundon Co. Extension Schedule
2015 Multi-County Program 1801 Downtown West Blvd Phone: 865.458.5612  
    Knoxville, TN 37919 Email: jgoddar@utk.edu