Toga is proud to be a part of this years Pick TN Conference, February 21-23 2019 in Franklin, TN.
This is annual event offers educational classes, a vibrant trade
show and networking opportunities for producers to better their business.

You don’t need to be a member of TOGA to attend our sessions so please join any of the following sessions.
See more about each TOGA session…

Indigo Production
with Sarah Bellows
Stony Creek Colors
Thursday, 1:00 – 2:00 pm

Pruning: A Critical Component of an
Effective Fruit Crops Management Plan
with Dr David Lockwood
University of Tennessee
Thursday, 3:30 – 4:30 pm

Vertical Farming
Dr. Dilip Nandwani
Tennessee State University
Thursday, 1:00 – 2:00 pm
Saturday, 8:00-9:00 am

The Nuts and Bolts of Organic Certification
with Annette Wszelaki
University of Tennessee
Thursday, 3:30 – 4:30 pm

Blueberries: A Natural Fit for Tennessee Growers
with Dr. David Lockwood
University of Tennessee
Friday, 8:00 – 9:00 am

Grow Herbs for Value Added and Companion Planting
with Cindy Shapton
The Cracked Pot Gardener
Friday, 9:15-10:15 am

Natural Chicken Production
with John and Terri Taylor
Taylor Family Farm
Friday, 10:30-11:30 am

TOGA Lunch and Learn
Looking to the Future of Organics
Friday, 12:10-1:00 pm

Hemp Production
with Will Tarleton
Six Boots Farm
Friday, 3:30-4:30 pm

Foodscaping; Less Mowing, More Growing
Jeremy Leckich
Nashville Foodscapes
Friday, 8:00-9:00 am
Friday, 2:15-3:15 pm

Organic Pest Control
with David Cook
University of Tennessee
Friday, 10:30-11:30 am

Half Hill Farm Story:
How to Make the Most Out of a Small Farm
with Christian Grantham
Half Hill Farm
Friday, 2:15-3:15 pm

Companion Planting
with Cindy Shapton
The Cracked Pot Gardener
Friday, 3:30-4:30 pm

Farm Tours


The Pick TN Conference is a 501c3 educational event made up of eight TN Producer Associations:

TN Agritourism Association, TN Association of Farmers Markets, TN Beekeepers Association, TN Christmas Tree Growers Association, TN Farm Winegrowers Alliance, TN Flower Growers Association, TN Fruit and Vegetable Association, and TN Organic Growers Association