SARE Funded Projects

Southern SARE offers grant opportunities to individuals and institutions in the Southern region. Below is a list of presently funded SARE projects in Tennessee. To find a complete list of reports on previously funded projects in Tennessee, search the Project Database. Reading through some of the project reports can help you understand the types of projects SARE funds before you submit a grant yourself.

Research and Education Grants

LS20-335 Cover Crops and Cropping System Sustainability in a Changing Global Climate

Professional Development Program Grants

Graduate Student Grants

GS22-271 Novel Energy Efficient UVC Autonomous Robotics Platform for Sustainable Strawberry Fungal Management

GS22-266 Optimizing Anaerobic/Biological Soil Disinfestation Amendment Composition Through Soil Fermentation Experiments

On-Farm Research Grants

OS22-160 Development of Novel Directed Optical Energy Weed Management Robotics Platform for Sustainable Soybean Farming

OS21-149 Predicting Corn N Response Using Alkaline Mineralizable Nitrogen and Haney Soil Health Tool Nitrogen in TN

Producer Grants

FS22-342 Improving the Cost-efficacy of Silvopasture Establishment in the Southeast

FS21-331 Successional Mushroom Production: Farming multiple species of mushrooms on one substrate to lower input cost, and increase revenue and products sold