L-R: Wendy, Leslie, Stephanie, Amy
L-R: Wendy, Leslie, Stephanie, Amy

The Westmoreland 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 Westmoreland 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.

18849 Kings Highway
P O Box 8
Montross, VA 22520

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

Main Office: (804) 493-8924
Fax: (804) 493-8501
Contact Us

Westmoreland County
eXtension - more mind reach
Hot Topics

2015 Northern Neck Vegetable Growers Association Scholarship Program

This scholarship program is offered by the Northern Neck Vegetable Growers Association, Inc., to promote the agricultural educational endeavors of individuals within the service area of the Association. The program goals are:

  • To identify and assist deserving youth in their educational activities in post secondary education at an accredited institution of higher learning with major areas of study and course work in agriculture and its many related fields of study.
  • Reward deserving youth and recognize their activities and accomplishments in academics, leadership, community service, community group involvement, athletics and other extracurricular accomplishments.

2015 Northern Neck Vegetable Growers Association Scholarship Program Packet (PDF | 32KB)

2015 4-H Jr. Camp

4-H Camp

When: July 27-31, 2015

Where: Jamestown 4-H Educational Center

Cost: $220.00 when paid in full by May 4 or $240.00 when balance paid after May 4.

Who: Join youth ages 9-13* from Westmoreland, Richmond County, Northumberland,
Lancaster & Hampton for great classes and fun! *Youth must reach their 9th
birthday by 9/30/2015.

2015 4H Jr. Camp Flyer (PDF | 318KB)

4-H Camp Press Release (PDF | 86KB)

4-H Camp Scholarship Application (PDF | 79KB)

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.