The Smyth 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 Smyth 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.

What's New

SW District 4-H Horse Camp -  CANCELLED September 21 - 23  (SWVA 4H Educational Center)

4-H Poutry Show/Sale - September 29; Show - 2:00pm, Sale - 3:30pm (Chilhowie Apple Festival)

Pesticide Recertification - November 19, Farm Management Meeting, 6p.m.                                                                                              (Farm Bureau Building, Marion)

SW Ag Association Meeting - October 18, Higher Ed Center, Abingdon


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.

Were you a 4-H member? Did you attend 4-H camp? Or maybe you were a 4-H volunteer? Identify as a 4-H alum, and represent your 4-H state:

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