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The Fairfax 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 Fairfax 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

Home Food Preservation Workshops
                                                                Fairfax County                                      Arlington, VA
Waterbath Canning                   August 30, 2017                                    August 31, 2017

Pressure Canning                        September 13, 2017                           September 14, 2017

Vegetable Fermentation        September 27, 2017                            September 28, 2017  


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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 Alumni and represent your 4-H state: http://bit.ly/2m0vYgp The top three states with the most “hands raised” will earn $5,000, $10,000 or $20,000, respectively.

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