2017 UTRF Maturation Grant Funding Program – Call for Submissions

The University of Tennessee Research Foundation (UTRF) is announcing a call for submissions for the ninth annual UTRF Maturation Funding program. Proposals are due into your Campus Research Office by 5:00 p.m., October 21, 2016. The program helps UT researchers further develop technologies that have potential for commercial success. Up to $15,000 in direct costs will… Read More

2016 UTRF Multi Campus Office Interns

UTRF Interns Q&A 2016 marks the first year that UTRF has the opportunity to work with five interns; Chris Andrews, Brian Fane, Derrick Davis, Joe Smith, and Vamsi Reddy. The 2016 group features interns from the UT law school and the nuclear and chemical engineering disciplines at UT Knoxville. We asked the group to answer a… Read More

Novel Supplement Shown to Increase Yields in Snap Beans, Soybeans

AgResearch Article by  Ginger Rowsey JACKSON, Tenn. — Craig Canaday, a researcher in the University of Tennessee Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology at the West Tennessee AgResearch and Education Center, has developed a supplemental seed-coating treatment that has been shown to increase yields in both soybeans and snap beans, as well as to prevent… Read More