Pictured from left to right are Ruth Wallace, Daniel Hale, Rochelle Clabough, Christina Knowsley, and Jennifer Ligon.
Pictured from left to right are Ruth Wallace, Daniel Hale, Rochelle Clabough, Christina Knowsley, and Jennifer Ligon.

The Buckingham County office of Virginia Cooperative Extension is your local connection to Virginia's land-grant universities, Virginia Tech and Virginia State University.

Through educational programs based on research and developed with input from local stakeholders, we help the people of Buckingham County improve their lives.

We provide education through programs in Agriculture and Natural Resources, Family and Consumer Sciences, 4-H Youth Development, and Community Viability.

54 Administration Lane
Buckingham, VA 23921

Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Monday - Friday

Main Office: (434) 969-4261
Fax: (434) 969-2772
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Situation Analysis Reports

Virginia Cooperative Extension takes pride in the premise that vital programming is based on the issues, problems, and needs of the people. A thorough analysis of the situation provides context for understanding and addressing these problems. Each local office updates their situation analysis every 4-5 years.

Situation Analysis Reports

Language Interpretation Services Now Available

If you have limited English skills, do not let that stop you from visiting an Extension office. If you have difficulty speaking or understanding English, our staff can serve you by connecting you to one of our Extension agents through a telephone-based interpreter. Interpretation for more than 200 languages is provided. This service is free to our clients. Read more

2016 Summer 4-H Programs

Join us this summer for day camps, overnight camps, and special one-day programs!

4-H summer programs provide all youth a place to discover, learn, and grow. We believe strongly in promoting the mission of Virginia 4-H, which encourages all young people to reach their full potential by working and learning in partnership with caring adults. Experienced leaders provide a well-supervised and supportive environment. We believe there is no better investment than your child attending camp! No matter which 4-H camp your child goes to, camp is a great place to meet new friends, to try something new, and to build cherished memories that last a lifetime! If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to call the Buckingham Extension Office at 434-969-4261. See you this summer!

2016 Summer 4-H Programs Brochure and Registration (PDF | 469KB)

River Minions Day Camp

When: Wednesday – Friday, June 8-10, 2016

Where: Meet at and Return to Buckingham Extension Office
(Day 1) Bear Creek Lake State Park
(Day 2) James River State Park
(Day 3) Richmond

Time: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Cost: $10.00

River Minions Day Camp Flyer and Registration (PDF | 393KB)

4-H Jammin' on the James

When: June 10-12, 2016

Where: Jamestown 4-H Educational Center

Who: For rising 6th - 8th grade youth (youth must not have turned 14 before camp begins)

Cost: $85.00

4-H Jammin' on the James Brochure and Registration (PDF | 616KB)

2016 Summer Cloverbud Camp

When: June 17 - 19, 2016

Where: Holiday Lake 4-H Educational Center

Who: Youth ages 5-8

Cost: Early Bird: $87 per camper (register before May 27,2016 )
Regular Price: $97 per camper (register after May 27, 2016 )
This covers all programming fees, meals and lodging.

Additional Information: Cloverbud is designed to introduce children ages 5-8, to the 4-H camping experience. Camp is limited to 60 boys and 60 girls.

2016 Summer Cloverbud Brochure and Registration (PDF | 349KB)

2016 Junior 4-H Camp

When: June 27 - July 1, 2016

Where: Holiday Lake 4-H Educational Center

Who: Youth ages 9 to 13


Cost of Camp  Before May 2nd After May 2nd ***
1st Child $205 $230
2nd Child $195* $220
3rd Child $185* $210
Includes all programming fees, registration, meals, lodging, transportation,and t-shirt.
2016 Junior 4-H Camp Brochure and Registration (PDF | 585KB)