Mark Sutphin, Marsha Wright, Jennifer Fost, Tammy Epperson, Amanda Simons, and Rebecca Davis
Mark Sutphin, Marsha Wright, Jennifer Fost, Tammy Epperson, Amanda Simons, and Rebecca Davis

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

Two-Day ServSafe Manager's Class

When: June 10 and 14, 2016

Where: MidAtlantic Farm Credit, 125 Prosperity Drive, Winchester, VA 22602

Time: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Cost: The cost of the course is $150, if registered by the deadline. The fee includes textbook, exam and certification. The fee for registering after the deadline or on-site is $170.

Registration Deadline: June 6, 2016

Online Registration

Two-Day ServSafe Manager's Class Brochure and Registration (PDF | 125KB)

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.


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.