Highland County Staff
Highland County Staff

The Highland 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 Highland 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.

83 Highland Center Dr.
Monterey, VA 24465

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

Main Office: (540) 468-2225
Fax: (540) 468-2789
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Highland 4-H Cloverbud Day Camp

When: August 5-7, 2015

Where: Highland Modular Conference Room, Monterey, Virginia

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Cost: $25.00 per child; $15.00 per child for families sending 2 or more children.

Registration Deadline: July 31, 2015

Highland 4-H Cloverbud Day Camp Brochure and Registration (PDF | 239KB)

4-H Health History Report Form

Drinking Water Clinic

Does your water come from a well, spring, or cistern?

Do you want to learn more about the quality of your water?

How it works:

  1. At a brief informational meeting, pick up a sample kit and get instructions to collect your household water sample.
  2. Collect a sample from your tap at home and complete a short questionnaire.
  3. Drop off sample at a designated location and time.
  4. About 4 weeks later, come back to get your confidential test results, an explanation of what the numbers mean, and information on how to handle any problems that are present.

Cost: $50 (includes sample analysis cost to test for selected chemical and bacteriological constituents – includes E. Coli, total Coliform bacteria, lead, nitrate, copper, iron, fluoride, sulfate, sodium, total dissolved solids, arsenic, pH, and manganese)

Collection Date: Wednesday, August 26th from 7-10am at designated locations

Registration Is Required: Please call 540-839-7261 or 540-468-2225. (Space is limited!!)

Drinking Water Clinic Flyer (PDF | 146KB)