"MANAGE personnel showed a frank and sincere interest in me as a person as will as in my success in farming!" - Blount County Farmer
MANAGE was designed specifically to help Tennessee farm families carefully evaluate their individual situation and assist them in improving their quality of life. The MANAGE program is conducted by University of Tennessee Extension. Over 15,000 Tennessee farm families have participated in the intensive farm and financial planning phase of MANAGE.
Farmers across the state have benefited from the MANAGE program over the past few years. During personal interviews and through statewide surveys, these farmers have expressed their personal opinions about MANAGE. The following is a sample of the views and opinions of those who have taken advantage of the MANAGE program:
"MANAGE personnel showed a frank and sincere interest in me as a person as well as in my success in farming."
--Blount County farmer
"Brought to the forefront the importance of financial management shown in concrete, understandable form." Shelby County farmer "Using the joint effort of the area farm management specialist, along with the experience and knowledge of our local Extension agent, creates a powerful tool that can fit the individual needs of our operation." --Monroe County farmer
MANAGE takes advantage of what you've got and makes use of it." Rutherford County farmer "I give the program credit for me farming today." --Fayette County Farmer