WVU Extension Service, Jackson County Office

Office Information

WVU Extension Service
Jackson County Office
157 County Farm Road
Cottageville, WV 25239-7031

Physical Location:
Jackson County Junior Fairgrounds

Phone: 304-372-8199 or
Fax: 304-372-8042
Office Hours:
8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Monday – Friday

Driving Directions

WVU Serving all 55 of West Virginia’s Counties

WVU Extension Service provides programs in 4-H Youth Development, Families and Health, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Community, Economic and Workforce Development with support from West Virginia University faculty and staff. WVU also maintains a historic special-mission campus at WVU Jackson’s Mill Center for Lifelong Learning and State 4-H Camp, near Weston, West Virginia.

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Special Announcements

The 4-H Teen Leaders has planned a “4-H Teen Leader Game Night” for Saturday, January 31st from 3pm – 9 pm at the Extension Office. Teens are to bring snacks and drinks that will be shared by all.

Upcoming Agricultural Meetings

Mark Your Calendars

February 5, 2015 – 7:00 pm – Direct Marketing Beef – Alex Straight, WVU Ritchie County Extension Agent.
February 12, 2015 – 7:00 pm – Weed Control in Hay and Pasture Fields – Mark Landefeld, Ohio State Extension.
February 19, 2015 – 7:00 pm – Deer Management and Control – John David Johnson, WVU Jackson County Extension Agent.
March 5, 2015 – 7:00 pm – Designing Livestock Handling Facilities – Dr. Steve Boyles, Ohio State Extension Specialist.
March 12, 2015 – 7:00 pm – Marketing Timber from the Farm: Once in Lifetime Opportunity – Scott Eggerud-WV Colnsulting Forester. Farm Bureau Night – Don Michael – WV Farm Bureau Update.
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Upcoming Winter Dinner Meetings at the Roane/Jackson Technical Center – Please RSVP to attend this dinner meeting by calling 304-927-0975 or 304-372-8199 within 10 days prior to the event date, so we will know how many to plan meals for.

January 27, 2015 – 6:30 pm – Low Cost Fertilization for Pasture, Hay, and Crops-Tom Basden
February 24, 2015 – Direct Marketing-John Spangler.
March 24, 2015 – Managing Windfalls from Natural Gas Leases on the Farm- Fred Scheeren, CFP, Managing Director-Investment, Wells Fargo Advisors, LLC

2015 Garden Calendar Each month of the calendar provides the perennially popular suggested dates for planting and carrying out other gardening activities.

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