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

2014 Buckingham 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!

4-H programs are designed for youth ages 5-18. Ages are as of September 30th, 2014. Therefore, an 8 year old who turns nine on September 30th would count as a nine year old and be eligible for the Jr. Clover programs.

Financial aid is available for families in need. Contact us at (434) 969-4261 to find out more.

2014 Buckingham Summer 4-H Programs Brochure and Registration (PDF | 417KB)

Pest Management Guides Available

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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.

Become a 4-H Volunteer

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Inspire the next generation -- become a 4-H volunteer! 4-H programs look to volunteers to help our young people learn the skills they need to prepare for their futures while also having fun.