Virginia Cooperative Extension Celebrates the 100th Anniversary of the Smith-Lever Act
Join Virginia Cooperative Extension as it celebrates the 100th anniversary of the Smith-Lever Act, which officially established the National Cooperative Extension System. Activities are being planned throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia to commemorate the centennial in 2014. Events will be held in local communities, recognition of our Extension volunteers, and even a Virginia Cooperative Extension Day on May 8! Check this site frequently for periodic centennial updates and articles about Virginia Cooperative Extension programs and events.
Small Ruminant School
When: May 1st, 8th, and 10th, 2014
Where: Class room portion location 5/1 & 5/8: Buchanan Library, Buchanan VA and Hands on portion 5/10: Alpine Farm, Natural Bridge VA
Additional Information: For more information or to register contact: Kate Lawrence, Assoc. Extension Agent, ANR 540-473-8260 or MCL87@vt.edu.
Small Ruminant School Flyer (PDF | 564KB)
Small Ruminant School Brochure and Application (PDF | 1MB)
2014 Junior 4-H Camp
When: June 30 - July 4, 2014
Where: W.E. Skelton 4-H Educational Center at Smith Mountain Lake, Wirtz, Virginia
Who: Children ages 9-13
Registration Opens: March 17th
Registration Ends: May 1st
Scholarship Application Due: May 15th
Cancellations: Must cancel before June 5th to receive refund.
Camp Fee Due: Final camp fee due June 5th
2014 Junior 4-H Camp Flyer (PDF | 514KB)
Pest Management Guides Available
The 2014 version of Virginia Cooperative Extension's Pest Management Guides are now available on our website. The guides cover Field Crops, Home Grounds and Animals, and Horticultural and Forest Crops.