The City of Hampton 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 City of Hampton improve their lives.

We provide education through programs in Agriculture and Natural Resources, Family and Consumer Sciences, 4-H Youth Development, and Community Viability.

What's New  

2017 Commercial Pesticide Applicator Recertification Classes offered in Hampton Roads area:

Chesapeake – June 14, 2017

Please contact the Virginia Cooperative Extension office for the specific class you are interested in, if you need further details:

VCE York/Poquoson Office – 757-890-4940

VCE Chesapeake Office – 757-392-6348

For general questions of the classes, contact Gaylynn Johnson, Associate ANR/Horticulture Extension Agent at VCE-Hampton City office at 757-727-1401.

2017 Commercial Pesticide Applicator Recertification Registration for Chesapeake

2017 Junior 4-H Camp

When: July 24-28, 2017

Where: Jamestown 4-H Educational Center

Who: Boys & Girls Ages: 9-13 (Must be 9 years old by September 30, 2017)

Cost: Early Bird Fee - $240.00, Regular Fee - $260.00

2017 Junior 4-H Camp Flyer and Registration

The Hampton Gardener Newsletter


  • January 2017  - by ANR/Horticulture Extension Agent, Gaylynn Johnson

Volunteers Screening Guidelines

Volunteer screening supports the process of educating volunteer applicants about Virginia Cooperative Extension programs and creates the opportunity to allow faculty and staff to learn more about the interests of the volunteer applicant. The screening process also helps to protect the well-being of Virginia Cooperative Extension programs, its participants, and volunteers.

Volunteers Screening Guidelines Brochure

Horticulture Help-Line

Hampton Master Gardeners are available on the following days & times to answer any type of lawn, garden, or plant questions you may have.

  • Tuesdays (every other) 9:00am to 11:30am and 1:30pm to 4:00pm

  • Thursdays (every other) 9:00am to 11:30am and 1:30pm to 4:00pm

Please contact our VCE-Hampton office at 757-727-1401.

VCE State Master Gardener website

Hampton Master Gardeners website