Frederick County Staff
Frederick County Staff

The Frederick 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 Frederick 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.

107 N. Kent Street
2nd Floor
Winchester, VA 22601

Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Monday - Friday

Main Office: (540) 665-5699
Fax: (540) 722-8380
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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

Drinking Water Testing Clinics

The water testing covers the following parameters and potential contaminants: iron, manganese, sulfate, hardness, sodium, copper, nitrate, arsenic, fluoride, pH, total dissolved solids, coliform bacteria, e. coli bacteria, and lead. The cost for the sample analysis is $40, which is due at the kick-off meeting when participants receive their sample kit. Space is limited and pre-registration required. Reserve your space today; contact your local office of Virginia Cooperative Extension in the Northern Shenandoah Valley to pre-pay and pre-register.

Clinics will be offered in the counties of Clarke, Frederick, Page, Shenandoah, and Warren in November 2016. Please see reverse for dates, times, locations, and cost.

Drinking Water Clinic Flyer (PDF | 557KB)

2017 Master Food Volunteer Training

Virginia Cooperative Extension will be offering a four-day Master Food Volunteer certification training for residents of Clarke, Frederick, Shenandoah, Page, and Warren Counties! The trainings will be held at the Virginia Cooperative Extension-Shenandoah County Office, 600 North Main Street, Woodstock, VA. The dates for the four-day training are March 3, 10, 17, and 24, 2017 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

If you are interested in becoming a Master Food Volunteer, please call the Virginia Cooperative Extension – Frederick County Office at 540-665-5699 or email There are a limited amount of spaces available, so please get your applications in quickly! The deadline for applications will be February 3, 2017. Class size is limited to five so don’t delay in registering. Potential volunteers must be interviewed before applications are accepted, and background checks are conducted on all VCE volunteers.

2017 Master Food Volunteer Training News Release (PDF | 76KB)

2017 Master Food Volunteer Training Brochure (PDF | 745KB)

Pest Management Guides Available


The 2016 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.