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.

November/December 2014 Buckingham Extension Program Updates

  • Intro to beekeeping
  • Building a beehive - Hands on Instruction
  • Environmental & Seasonal changes for beehives
  • Hands on working a hive
  • FREE Weather Alert Service
  • 4-H Inclement Weather Policy
  • Setting Up a Limited Liability Company (LLC)
  • Private Pesticide Applicator Meetings Re-certification
  • The Family Nutrition Program
  • Learning to Crochet
  • 4-H Contest Judges Needed
  • Mark Your Calendar Now
  • Holiday Lake 4-H Center, Going Green Christmas Camp
  • Fun With Foods
  • Jelly Making
  • Grinch B.T.P
  • Christmas Craft Day

November/December 2014 Buckingham Extension Program Updates Flyer (PDF | 1MB)

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.

Become a 4-H Volunteer

4-H Clover

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.