UT student start-up wins “People’s Choice Award” at Farm Bureau competition

UT-teknoA three-person team of University of Tennessee students – two from the Knoxville campus and one from Martin – won the “People’s Choice Award” at the recent American Farm Bureau “Rural Entrepreneurship Challenge.” The start-up that goes by the name of FarmSpec, short for Farm Specific Technology, received a total of $25,000 for their┬ápatent-pending technology that claims to more effectively terminate cover crops, therefore saving farmers money. Click here to read more about them.

Tom Ballard

By Tom Ballard, Chief Alliance Officer,
Pershing Yoakley & Associates. P.C.

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