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.
2014 Peninsula Master Gardener training
Peninsula Master Gardener Training application due July 15, 2014!
Residents of Gloucester, Hampton, Newport News, Poquoson and York can apply now for the Peninsula Master Gardener Training, which will take place Tues. and Thurs., September 2 – November 13. The course fee of $110 covers the handbook and other materials.
For application and information, please call 890-4940 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
York-Poquoson Jr 4H Camp
Registration for the York-Poquoson Jr. 4-H camp is underway! Camp willl be July 28-Aug 1, 2014 and costs $250. Please visit the website below to download the registration packet.
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.