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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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

On-Farm Twilight Vegetable Growers Meetings – 2016

All meetings will start at 6pm. We will walk the site and take a look at what is being grown. The farmer will have a chance to talk about their crops, pest management, marketing and procedures. There will be a chance to ask questions and take a look at different pests. Input from a specialist will be provided particularly in their specialty area. Light refreshments will be provided. We will meet rain or shine.

Please RSVP to the Fauquier County Master Gardener help desk at 540-341-7950 ext 1 or to tohlwile@vt.edu. There is no fee for attending.

On-Farm Twilight Vegetable Growers Meetings – 2016 Flyer (PDF | 139KB)

Northern Shenandoah Valley Vegetable Production & IPM Meeting

When: June 29, 2016

Where: West Oaks Farm, 229 West Oaks Lane, Winchester, VA 22602

Time: 5:30 p.m.

Northern Shenandoah Valley Vegetable Production & IPM Meeting Flyer (PDF | 1MB)

Food Preservation Workshops

Learn the basics of home food preservation with hands-on experiences and demonstrations. Science-based methods focus on food safety and quality. Workshops are perfect for beginners and those looking to brush up on their skills.

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Virginia Fruit & Orchard Day Tour

When: July 13, 2016

Where: Timberville Area

Time: 9:45 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Cost: $35.00 which includes lunch and supper

Registration Deadline: July 1, 2016

Virginia Fruit & Orchard Day Tour Brochure and Registration (PDF | 1MB)