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Office Information

WVU Extension Service
Jefferson County Office
1948 Wiltshire Road, Suite 3
Kearneysville, WV 25430-9644

Driving Directions

Phone: 304-728-7413
Fax: 304-728-4101
Hours: 8:30-4:30 Mon. ~ Fri.

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WVU Serving All 55 of West Virginia’s Counties

The WVU Extension Service provides programs in 4-H Youth Development, Families and Health, Agriculture and Natural Resources, and Community, Economic and Workforce Development with support from WVU faculty and staff. On the main WVU Extension Service web site, you can link to other WVU County Extension Offices. WVU also maintains a historic special-mission campus at WVU Jackson’s Mill State 4-H Camp in Weston, West Virginia.

Question? Give eXtension a try!

If you have a question about your garden, trees, farm, animal, or any other topic which the Extension Service covers, try a visit to eXtension, a web portal that can provide answers based on the wisdom of the nation’s Extension agents and specialists. When you click the button below, you link to this valuable online resource.

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Holiday Bus Trip ~ December 6th
The Christmas Campaign


Aboveground Storage Tank Law Deadline
October 1st

As some of you may know there is a new law requiring everyone with aboveground storage tanks to register those tanks with WV DEP. This inventory and registration of all tanks must be completed by October 1st or you could be subject to a significant monetary penalty. For more information click here or visit the DEP web page.


Test Your Soil

Use this form to submit a sample for testing at the WVU Soil Testing Lab in Morgantown. This form requires Adobe Acrobat Reader a free computer program, to be printed.The analysis for pH, phosphorous, potassium, calcium, and magnesium is free. The only cost is postage to mail the sample. A recommendation for lime, nitrogen, phosphorous and potassium is provided. Results will be returned to you in two to three weeks.

To create a representative sample of the area of interest, take 10 to 20 individual samples, combine them in one container, mix them and let the soil dry. Then pull a subsample from the soil collected and fill a sandwich bag. Mail the sandwich bag and the completed form to the address on the form.