Powhatan Village Building
Powhatan Village Building

The Powhatan 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 Powhatan 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.

3910 Old Buckingham Road
Suite B
Powhatan, VA 23139

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

Main Office: (804) 598-5640
Fax: (804) 598-5607
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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

Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Training

The Goochland and Powhatan Extension offices are now accepting applications for Master Gardener Training for 2017. We will start training sessions in mid-January 2017 and meet every Tuesday and Friday mornings from 9:30am - 12:30pm through early April.

More information is available on the State program on the Virginia Master Gardner Program Home Page: hort.vt.edu/mastergardener

Training fees are $135.00 which includes a comprehensive binder of information, any workshop or demonstration material and a Master Gardener T-shirt.

The deadline for applications is October 30, 2016.

Application and drop off site information sheets are linked below.

Find out if being a Master Gardener is for you. For additional information contact: Karen Webber at 804-556-2424 send an email to metz_webber@yahoo.com

If you would like information about the Goochland Powhatan Master Gardeners, please visit www.gpmga.org.

You can also call the Goochland Office at 804-556-5841 or the Powhatan Office at 804-598-5640.

4-H Clubs

Become a part of our Powhatan 4-H Clubs!

4-H Clubs cover a wide area of interest. Please visit our 4-H program page or contact our office for more information. It's time for Learn by Doing fun with 4-H! More Information >>

Powhatan Extension Office E-mail Mailing Lists

Are you interested in learning more about gardening, horses, goats, or you are an agricultural producer interested in pest updates? Click here and sign up to be on the Powhatan Extension office e-mail/mailing lists. We are a not for profit educational non-bias organization, here to serve you. These lists are confidential and we will not sell or share your information. You will receive a few e-mails a month about upcoming educational events in the area related to your interests. To unsubscribe please reply to e-mail received or contact our office. We look forward to seeing you out at an upcoming educational event soon!”

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