CAMPBELL COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — The Hanover County Virginia Cooperative Extension will participate in the Central Virginia Crops Expo at 1838 Hat Creek Road in Brookneal, on Friday, Aug. 26, and invites the public to attend the event to learn about all things agricultural.

The Expo will have:

  • A rainfall simulator
  • An industry and agency sponsor trade show
  • Presentations on growing high-yielding soybeans
  • Virginia Farm Bureau staff talks about the commodity market outlook
  • Open sessions about soybeans, insect pests, and weed issues with extension specialists from Virginia Tech and North Carolina State
  • Updates and reports from the VA Soybean Association, VA Grain Producers Association, USDA Natural Resource Conservation Service, VA Soil and Water Conservation Districts, and Virginia Cooperative Extension
Image credit: Hanover County Virginia Cooperative Extension


Those who want to attend the Central Virginia Crops Expo should RSVP to Joanne Jones by Aug. 24 at 434-542-5884.