The Clarke 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 Clarke 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.
New Office Location
The Clarke County Unit has moved!
We are now located at 524 Westwood Road, Berryville, Virginia 22611.
The purpose of this survey is to gather information about community issues and to identify needs in Clarke, Frederick, Page, Shenandoah, and Warren Counties. Please take a couple of minutes to share your opinions and observations. The results of this survey will help in shaping Virginia Cooperative Extension programs in the Northern Shenandoah Valley (Clarke, Frederick, Page, Shenandoah, and Warren Counties).
A potentially very serious pest of grapes, peaches, hops, and a variety of other crops, the spotted lanternfly (SLF), Lycorma delicatula, was detected in Frederick County, Virginia, on Jan. 10, 2018.
It is important to look for it and report any finds.
Spotted lanternfly has also been reported on a range of ornamentals around the home and in the landscape.
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.