James City County Staff
James City County Staff

The James City 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 James City 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.

3127 Forge Road
P. O. Box 69
Toano, VA 23168

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

Main Office: (757) 564-2170
Fax: (757) 566-8413
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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

2016 Help Desk Hours

Help Desk

The Help Desk is  a service offered at the James City County Virginia Cooperative Extension (VCE) office and will be open Monday, Wednesdays and Fridays April 4 through October 31 from 9 am – 12:00 noon. Citizens can call, e-mail, or come to the Extension office with questions or problems encountered in home gardening. An active master gardener or intern will research these questions and respond to the questioner. All information asked and answered is added to the electronic help desk, available at the JCC-MG website, designed to assist with gardening problems.

Plants Huzzah!

When: Saturday, April 30, 2016

Where: Jamestown Beach Park, 2205 Jamestown Road, Williamsburg, VA. 23188

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

Additional Information: Come rain or shine. Checks or cash only, please.

4-H Summer Camp

4-H Junior Summer Camp is FULL and the Female Camper Waitlist has been closed. The waitlist for Male Campers is still open.


Turf Love Program

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Turf Love is a year-round program for county residents. Soil sampling, lawn measuring, and certified Nutrient Management Plans are all components for fertilizing lawns to best reduce nutrients reaching our waterways.