The Rappahannock 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 Rappahannock 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.

Upcoming Events:

2018 Rappahannock County 4-H Summer Programs- Registration Day- February 1, 2018 at the Rappahannock Extension Office at 8am. If there is a snow or weather delay, registration will take place the following week, on Monday, February 5 at 8am a the extension office. For more details please contact Jenny Kapsa, 4-H Coordinator 540-675-3619 or


Rappahannock- Madison Area Fruit School will be held on February 15, 2018 at Graves' Mountain Lodge in Syria, VA.  Registration begins at 8:15a.m. with a sponsorsored lunch at 12:30p.m. The program will adjourn around 1:00p.m.  For more details contact Kenner Love, Extension Agent. 540-675-3619 or