Ag Producer Solar Co-op Launch

WV SUN is launching solar co-ops around the state for farmers. Visit WV Sun online: http://www.wvsun.org/solar-coops or call 304-608-3539. View flyer for more info.


Food Safety & Modernization Act

Presentations/Programs (PDF)

Nov 2016 Agribusiness: The Future of Agriculture

March 2016 Ag Ed: Maximizing Forage Utilization

Feb 2016 Ag ED: Direct Marketing, Increasing Your Sales


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Ag and Natural Resources Events & Information


West Virginia's Poultry Farmers Urged to Exercise Extra Caution


We are now accepting applications for the
2017 Master Gardener program!
Application due by July, 7 – Classes begin August 21

Visit our Master Gardener program page for more information.


Ag Producer Solar Co-op Launch

WV SUN is launching solar co-ops around the state for farmers. Visit WV Sun online: http://www.wvsun.org/solar-coops or call 304-608-3539. View flyer for more info.


Food for ProfitTM Workshop
Thursday, March 30
James Rumsey Technical Institute

WVU Extension and Penn State are offering a workshop on the process needed to start and run a small food product business. For individuals who will be making and packing their products for resale through grocery stores, farm markets, or restaurants; and any farmer or food entrepreneur looking to expand their food business. All day. Contact Cindy Smalley at the Morgan County Extension Office (304-258-8400) or Emily Wells at the Jefferson County Extension Office (304 728 7413) for more information. View flyer for more details.


Fruit and Vegetables Drying Workshop
Friday, March 31, 9 AM to 4:30 PM
Jefferson County WVU Extension Office

You must pre-register by March 24. There is a $15 Fee to cover lunch and class materials.
View flyer for details.


WV Beef Expo
April 7-9
Jackson’s Mill, WV

Contact Ronnie Helmondollar: 304-636-2455, RRHelmondollar@mail.wvu.edu


Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival
May 6 – 7
Howard County Fairgrounds
West Friendship, MD


Berkeley County Youth Fair
August 5 – 12
Berkeley County Youth Fairgrounds

Fair Schedule


Blueberry and Bramble Workshop
Wednesday, April 12, 1:00 to 5:30 PM
Kearneysville Tree Fruit Farm
67 Apple Harvest Lane

Workshop is free. No pre-registration required. View flyer for details or contact Lewis Jett at 304-293-2634.