Middlesex County Staff
Middlesex County Staff

The Middlesex 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 Middlesex 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.

44 Oakes Landing Road, Suite A
P O Box 96
Saluda, VA 23149

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

Main Office: (804) 758-4120
Fax: (804) 758-4010
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Fit Ex

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Virginia Cooperative Extension has a new 8-week walking program, Fit Ex, to help encourage co-workers, friends, family members, schoolmates, and neighbors to come together as a team from March 15-May 9, 2015. Team Captains will recruit 5 other people to make a 6-member team who will attempt to collectively walk 480 miles, the distance across Virginia.  This distance equates to about 30 minutes of moderate intensity physical activity at least five days a week for each team member. The program also provides 9 newsletters filled with recipes, motivational quotes, and suggestions on keeping your group moving and eating healthfully!    

Registration opens March 1st! Only $2 per person and the first 10 teams to register will receive FREE pedometers!

For more information visit www.fit-ex.org!

If you decide to create a team and participate, email or call Glenn Sturm at 804-693-2602 or gjsturm@vt.edu and we’ll get you signed up!

2nd Annual Tomato Growing Contest

Three Categories To Be Judged: Biggest, Weirdest and Best Plate of Three

Who: Youth categories: Ages 5-13 and Adult Categories: Ages 13 and up

Cost: Entry Fee, $5.00

Registration Deadline: Entry Form and payment are due by April 16, 2015.

Judging: Will be held on July 25, 2015

Contact: Mary Miller at 804-758-4120 or maryrm1@vt.edu

2nd Annual Tomato Growing Contest Flyer (PDF | 386KB)

2nd Annual Tomato Growing Contest Entry Form (PDF | 175KB)

2nd Annual Tomato Growing Contest Rules (PDF | 264KB)

2015 Middlesex County 4-H Junior Camp

When: July 13-17, 2015

Where: Jamestown 4-H Educational Center, Williamsburg, VA

Who: Any boy or girl between the ages of 9 to 13 (as of 9/30/15).

Cost: $230.00 covers meals, lodging, programs, T-shirt, and transportation to and from camp.

2015 Middlesex County 4-H Junior Camp Brochure and Registration (PDF | 619KB)

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