The Greensville 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 Greensville County and City of Emporia improve their lives. We provide eduation through programs in Agriculture and Natural Resources, Family and Consumer Sciences, 4-H Youth Development and Community Viability. 

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The Virginia Cooperative Extension Greensville/Emporia office helps to enable people within the community improve their lives by providing educational programs that use research based knowledge that focuses on individual, family and community issues and needs.


Pesticide Recertification

Categories 90 & 91 

Tuesday, January 16th,  2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

The Greensville/Emporia Private Pesticide recertification class is FREE and open to the public. If your present license expires December 31, 2017 & you have not attended a recertification program in the past two years, you must attend a meeting by February 28, 2018 (60-day grace period) to maintain your present license. Pesticide Recert Flyer (PDF) 


Pruning Fundamentals

Saturday, February 17th,  1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

This class will help you learn multiple techniques for pruning trees or shrubs. Class is FREE, but you must call the Greensville/Emporia Extension Office at 434-348-4223 to register for the class. Pruning Fundamentals Flyer (PDF) 



$50.00 Returned Check Fee

No refunds after registeration deadline.

Refunds may take up to 30 days to process.