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Summer Enrichment Program in Agriculture & Environmental Science

VSU Summer Enrichment Program

Virginia State University is hosting a summer enrichment program for rising high school juniors and seniors interested in science, technology, engineering, agriculture, and math. It will be held June 22-26 on the Virginia State University campus and at Randolph Farm. For more information and to apply, check out the pdf link. Applications due by May 15th!


Table Grapes & Raspberry Pruning Demonstration

Table Grapes and Raspberry Pruning Demonstration
February 20, 2015 from 9:00am-11:00 a.m.
VSU-Randolph Farm
4415 River Road
Ettrick, VA 23803

Dear Growers:
On February 20, 2015 we will be demonstrating how to Prune Table Grapes and Raspberry plants. If you are interested, please join us at Virginia State University, Randolph Farm. The time for this event is 9:00-11:00 a.m. This event is FREE and no need for registration, just show up.
– Dr. Rafie, VSU

VSU Small Ruminant Specialist to Speak at Farm Tour

Dr. Dahlia O’Brien, Extension Small Ruminant Specialist, will be speaking on “Non-Chemical Alternate Approaches to Parasite Control in Small Ruminants” following a farm tour in South Boston, VA on Thursday June 26th. The event will be held at Hudson Heritage Farms at 14242 River Road South Boston, VA with the farm tour beginning at 6:00pm and Dr. O’Brien speaking at 7:00pm. In addition, there will be an Extension demonstration on hay testing and information on forage and hay quality. For help with directions or questions call Chris Brown at the Halifax Extension Office (434) 476-2147.Small Ruminant and Farm Tour Flyer