Hampton Office
Hampton Office

The City of Hampton 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 City of Hampton improve their lives.

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

1919 Commerce Drive
Suite 340
Hampton, VA 23666

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

Main Office: (757) 727-1401
Fax: (757) 727-1422
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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.

2014 Virginia Pesticide Disposal Program

Date: August 29, 2014
Time: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Where: York County Operations Center, 100 County Dr., Grafton, VA 23692
Cost: Free and open to public, completed registration form required

This program is for the disposal of unwanted and outdated pesticides currently stored by agricultural producers, licensed pesticide businesses, certified applicators, golf courses and homeowners. This program accepts: agricultural pesticides, commercial pesticides, homeowner pesticides, weed and feed, and pesticide dilutions. This program will not accept: medical waste, radioactive waste, ammunition, tires, biological waste, contaminated waste, paint, oil, fertilizer, and batteries.

You can pick up a registration form from the VCE-Hampton Office, 1919 Commerce Dr., Ste. 340, Hampton, VA 23666. Return completed registration forms to: Jeffrey Rogers, VDACS-OPS, P.O. Box 1163, Richmond, VA 23218, fax 804-786-9149, or email jeffrey.rogers@vdacs.virginia.gov. If you have any questions, contact VDACS-Office of Pesticide Services at 804-371-6561 or visit www.vdacs.virginia.gov/pesticides/disposal.

Horticulture Help-Line

Hampton Master Gardeners are available on the following days & times to answer any type of lawn, garden, or plant questions you may have.

Monday's - 8:30am - 11:30am

Tuesday's - 9:00am - 11:00am

Thursday's - 9:00am-11:00am  &  2:00pm-4:00pm

Friday's - 9:00am-11:00am

Please contact our VCE-Hampton office at 757-727-1401.

Virginia Master Naturalist Program Cohort 8

The Peninsula Chapter of Virginia Master Naturalists is now accepting applications for their sixth cohort of trainees! The Virginia Master Naturalist program is a statewide corps of volunteers providing education, outreach, and service for the benefit of the Commonwealth's natural resources and natural areas. See the "About Us" page of the chapter's website for details and application information: http://vmnpeninsula.weebly.com/.

Virginia Master Naturalist Program Brochure (PDF | 1MB)