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.
2015 Southside Grounds Maintenance Conference
When: Wednesday, January 14, 2015
Where: Stratford Courtyard Conference Center, 149 Piney Forest Rd, Danville, VA 24541
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.( Door open at 7:00 a.m. for registration. Classes begin PROMPTLY at 8:00 a.m.)
Registration: The Deadline to pre-register for the conference is December 31, 2015. Any registrations post-marked after that date will be processed as a Door registration.
Cost: Pre-registration - $50.00, Door registration - $60.00
2015 Southside Grounds Maintenance Conference Brochure and Registration (PDF | 427KB)
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
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.