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The Fluvanna 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 Fluvanna 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.

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Extension Ag News

  • Fall 2016 (PDF | 1015KB)
  • Summer 2016 (PDF | 807KB)
  • Spring 2016 (PDF | 943KB)

Virginia gardeners have many challenges, but one of the toughest is dealing with those ever present, pesky deer. Virginia Cooperative Extension and Virginia Tech use an integrated pest management (IPM) approach to manage pests like deer. This publication outlines the IPM steps you can take to enjoy your gardening activity and be successful in spite of the presence of deer. We’ll provide you a decision making process that begins with the most effective and best economic solutions that have the least possibility of causing other problems.

Deer: A Garden Pest (VCE publication)