As the state moves to Phase III of the COVID re-opening plan, Virginia Cooperative Extension and 4-H are resuming some in-person programming and services will continue to provide contactless and distance-based methods, such as using drop boxes for samples and pickup, phones, and virtual delivery of educational programming.

This website will provide current information on local office hours, programming, and more. We look forward continuing to serve our community.

Buckingham Extension staff

The Buckingham 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 Buckingham 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

Sign up now for Junior 4-H Camp HERE

June 14-18, 2021

youth ages 9-13 as of September 30, 2021

More details about this year's camp can be found HERE

Sign up now for Cloverbud Camp HERE

June 25-27, 2021

youth ages 5-8 as of September 30, 2021

Learn more HERE                               

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Taking Registrations for Spring 4-H Days - 2nd Session

April 6 through May 6  (7:30 AM - 5:00 PM)       Cost: $55

Tuesdays or Thursdays (Youth only come one day per week)
A day of academic support, 4-H enrichment, recreation, socialization,
4-H photography and gardening activites

Register HERE


BCA Bred Heifer Sale at the BARN Facility

Friday, April 30, 2021

For more information call the Buckingham Extension Office at (434) 969-4261.

4-H Livestock Club
The Buckingham 4-H Livestock Club is for youth ages 9-19 with interest in sheep, pigs, cattle, and goats.  Youth learn about animals during club meetings.  Many of the club members show animals in the Piedmont Area Jr. Livestock Show.  For more information, contact the Buckingham Extension Office at 434-969-4261.
The Pegasus 4-H Horse & Pony Club meets once a month on Thursdays for youth interested in learning more about horses.  There are projects for youth who ride, and for those who do not.  Club leader is LaRue Dowd.  Call the Buckingham Extension office for more information (434) 969-4261.

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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