The City of Norfolk 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 City of Norfolk 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

Jam 'N Jamz Fruit and Nut Tree Adoption Fair

You don't want to miss Jam N' Jamz at the Ernie Morgan Center on January 12th at 10am. Exhibits will be available for tree planting and care, Bay Star Homes, Norfolk Master Gardeners, Norfolk Beekeepers, jam tastings, jam demos and more! 500 fruit and nut trees will be available for adoptions at no cost. Tree adoptions are for Norfolk residents only. One per household while supplies last.

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Pesticide Applicator Recertification at Norfolk Botanical Garden

March 7, 2019

March Norfolk Recert Form NBG - Copy.pdf

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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