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
Fall Judging School!
You are invited to the Virginia Fairs Fall Judging School, Saturday, October 24, 2015 at the Caroline Agricultural Fairgrounds, L.J. Moyer Home Goods Building, 8332 County Fair Lane, Ruther Glen, VA 22546. Registration starts at 8:00 a.m.; the program concludes at 2:00 p.m. Light morning refreshments and lunch are included in the $20.00 registration fee. Spearheaded by Macine Williams, Caroline County Agricultural Fair Home Goods Chair and Pegi Wright, Caroline/King George Family and Consumer Sciences Extension Agent, the purpose of the judging school is to train and certify judges for county fairs, the State Fair of Virginia, and other home goods and related competitions throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia. This is an excellent opportunity to gain practical knowledge of fair judging and a greater understanding of county fairs and the educational opportunities they present. More details here>>
Pest Management Guides Available
The 2015 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.
Become a 4-H Volunteer
Inspire the next generation -- become a 4-H volunteer! 4-H programs look to volunteers to help our young people learn the skills they need to prepare for their futures while also having fun.