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2017 Garden Calendars are available at the Extension Office! Click here to download or print calendar and other resources.

Office Information

WVU Extension Service
Doddridge County Office
461 Main Street
St. Patrick Center
West Union, WV 26456

Phone 304-873-1801
FAX 304-873-1898
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 to 4:00
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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May 2nd – Online Giving Event to Support Doddridge County 4-H

On Tuesday, May 2nd (12:01 a.m. to 11:59 p.m.) we will participate in a 24-hour online event (Give Local MOV). Our “Friends of 4-H” will be able to make online contributions by credit card to benefit the Doddridge County 4-H program. We appreciate your support and dedication to our county youth development programs!

As a participating nonprofit with the Parkersburg Area Community Foundation (PACF), we are eligible to receive matching funds for donations made by this method. Part or all of the funds from this event (depending on total) will be matched by the PACF which can “double our money”.

Instructions for Giving

  • On May 2nd only, click this LINK
  • Select the multi-give donation form
  • Type in Doddridge County 4-H, and process your donation
  • Note: The multi-give format will allow you to contribute to other Doddridge County entities on the list with just one credit card transaction.


Agriculture Instructor Position

Doddridge County Extension Service is accepting resumes until May 5, 2017 for this employment opportunity. Please review the Agriculture Instructor Position Description and instructions for applying. Agriculture Instructor Position Description

Registration Now Open for Local Summer Program for Students entering 1st-6th Grades at 2017 DC Energy Express......... Program Details




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That’s My Pan! products are now available for purchase during a DCCEOS Fundraiser. The vast array of available products include bakeware, cookie tins, coffee mugs, cutting boards, utensils, etc. Many items can be personalized and engraved for a great gift! Your order will support our local DCCEOS organization. Browse and place an order at That’s My Pan!. You may also contact a CEOS member about placing an order.

DC Extension Service Activities

Our Schedule of Events is now available on a separate page and is also on the menu at above left. More detailed information, including event follow-up reporting, can be found in our Newspaper Articles and Newsletters.

Join the Grow This! West Virginia Garden Challenge…......... Click here for details - Get free seeds and win prizes!

2017 Farming Heritage Award – Local Farming Families Encouraged to Apply or Nominate – Entry Form Due May 26

The State Fair of West Virginia and the West Virginia Farm Bureau will present the Farming Heritage Award to a family that has strived to maintain their rural lifestyle by contributing to the community, acting as role models, dedicating time to efficient agricultural production, and maintaining the upkeep of their farm.

Entries must be postmarked by Friday, May 26. Complete information and the application form is available on our website. Entry information may be submitted by an applicant or someone nominating a deserving family.

Public Perception of Oil and Gas Industry - Survey

Annual Impact Report for Doddridge County Extension Service. See major highlights of our programming efforts for 2015-2016.

More About Extension Service: Read an article entitled Agents of Change.

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