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Thomas J. (Tom) Samples
Turfgrass science and management



Five Things You Didnít Know about the Plateau AgResearch and Education Center, 9/17/2015


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Governor's Garden 
Some Tennessee teachers have a new lesson plan this fall, and their curriculum came straight from the grounds of the Governor's home.

(1 mention)

Kinder Garden 
An outdoor classroom with some very young students - getting their hands dirty, but also learning at the UT Gardens in Crossville, TN.


Recent Publications

Plant Disease Concepts for Master Gardeners Windham, A. S.  2016.  EPP Info Note 464, Feb 2016.

Campus Rain Gardens: Opening opportunities for soaking in rainwater runoff and knowledge through experiential learning.  Ludwig, A. L., B. P. Collett, N. R. Bumgarner, and C. E. Stewart.  2015.  25th Tennessee Water Resources Symposium. [Abstract]

Ten Things that Master Gardeners Should Know about Plant Diseases.  Windham, A. S.  2011.  E&PP Info Note 333.

Survey of horticultural therapy programs in Tennessee .  Pfeffer, J., D. E. Deyton, and J. M. Fly.  2009.  Journal of Therapeutic Horticulture 19:24-44. [Abstract]