The Augusta 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 Augusta 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.

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Upcoming Programs:

2019 Low Stress Cattle Handling Clinic

Are your cattle meeting their full potential?  Do you want to maximize cattle gains and profits?  Wonder why cows do what they do? 

The 2019 Low Stress Cattle Handling Clinic featuring Tom Curtin is scheduled for Saturday and Sunday, May 25 and 26, 2019 from 9 AM to 4 PM at the Shenandoah Valley Agricultural Research and Extension Center/McCormick Farm located at 128 Cyrus McCormick Circle, Raphine, VA. 

Thanks to our sponsors there is no cost to attend.  Lunch will be available for purchase on site.  For more information or to register please contact: Tonya Schaefer at 540-280-1741 or  or John Benner at 540-245-5750 or  Hope to see you there!




Virginia Food Access Network (VFAN)

The Virginia Food Access Network (VFAN) accelerates efforts, connects partners, and shares resources to solve child hunger in Virginia and create nutritious food access for all Virginians.

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