The Floyd 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 Floyd 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 

The Floyd County Extension office would like to ask for your help. We want to hear from the people of Floyd, and all the folks that attend our programs. We want to know the programs and or information you are interested in learning more about.



The New River Valley master Gardeners are now accepting Application for the 2023 NRV Master Gardners Training Program.

Click here for more information.

ServSafe Food Managers

and Food Handlers program

Dawn Barnes Family Consumer Sciences Agent talks about the ServSafe Program opportunities with Virginia Cooperative Extension. For complete details visit the extension registration website

ServSafe® Food Protection Manager Certification & Exam

Floyd & Montgomery County 2023 Classes to be announced soon. 

Cost: $160 per person; cost covers instructor-led class, textbook, exam, and 5-year certification with passing score. Pre-Registration is required, space is limited. 

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4-H Online 2.0 is now open for enrollment and more user friendly and Smartphone friendly. Click here  

Enrollment details and instructions click here


Floyd County Junior 4-H Camp

June 26 -30 2023

Click here for complete details

Form Address below for the Camp Interest Form due by Feb 1 2023



4-H Camp Essay Contest

4-H Camp Essay Contest rules and entry form 

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4-H Camp Essay Contest 2023 Coloring Page for 4th & 5th Grade 

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4-H Camp Essay Contest 2023 Coloring Page for 6th & 7th Grade

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Floyd 4-H Camp Financial

Assistance Application 

Due by February 24 2023

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Thinking about Pruning your shrubs and trees.

Click the links below for Pruning Calendars

A Guide to Sucessful Pruning:Deciduous Tree Pruning Calendar 

A Guide to Successful Pruning, Shrub Pruning Calendar


The New River Valley Vegetable Planting Dates 

Click here 

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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