Greensville County/Emporia Staff
Greensville County/Emporia Staff

The Greensville County/City of Emporia 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 Greensville County/City of Emporia improve their lives.

We provide education through programs in Agriculture and Natural Resources, Family and Consumer Sciences, 4-H Youth Development, and Community Viability.

105 Oak Street
Emporia, VA 23847

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

Main Office: (434) 348-4223
Fax: (434) 348-3643
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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.

Apple Butter Workshop

When: Saturday, November 1, 2014

Where: Greensville/Emporia Extension Office, 105 Oak Street, Emoria, VA

Time: 9:00a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Registration Fee: $5.00

You must be registered to attend. For more information call 434-348-4223 or to register stop by Greensville/Emporia Extension Office at 105 Oak Street in Emporia. Space is limited.

Virginia 4-H Natural Resources Weekend

When: January 24- 25, 2015

Where: Holiday Lake 4-H Center

Registration Fee: $60.00 Before January 2nd, $70.00 After January 2nd

Registration Deadline: January 15, 2015

If you have any questions, please contact Jenny Thompson, at 540-967-3422.

Virginia 4-H Natural Resources Weekend Brochure (PDF | 974KB)

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.