Virginia Cooperative Extension Celebrates the 100th Anniversary of the Smith-Lever Act
Join Virginia Cooperative Extension as it celebrates the 100th anniversary of the Smith-Lever Act, which officially established the National Cooperative Extension System. Activities are being planned throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia to commemorate the centennial in 2014. Events will be held in local communities, recognition of our Extension volunteers, and even a Virginia Cooperative Extension Day on May 8! Check this site frequently for periodic centennial updates and articles about Virginia Cooperative Extension programs and events.
Special 4-H Camp Gift Certificates Available Now
Put the gift of 4-H Camp under your tree! Special holiday gift certificates are available now the Westmoreland/Richmond County session of 4-H camp. These gift certificates cost $200 and cover the cost of our one-week session of 4-H Jr. Camp at the Jamestown 4-H Center from July 27-31, 2015. This special price will not last long – camp will cost $220-240 after this holiday special. To purchase a gift certificate to 4-H camp, please visit the Westmoreland or Richmond County Office of Virginia Cooperative Extension by December 24.
Special 4-H Camp Gift Certificates Flyer (PDF | 65KB)
Pest Management Guides Available
The 2014 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.