College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Fostering shelter dogs,
Virginia Tech and Arizona State researchers work together to find ways to boost shelter dog adoptions.
Center for Advanced Innovation in Agriculture
In the farm of the future, drones will fly over forests and crops to communicate with robots embedded in harvesting equipment on the ground. Virginia Tech is leading the charge to help local communities thrive and spark a new agricultural and natural resources economy.
Our shared future
Every day, in every corner of the world, the college, Extension, and 4-H are helping communities thrive and grow the next generations of leaders. With your support, there is no limit to the impact we can make in our world.
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We have the Commonwealth covered!
With 107 local Extension offices, eleven Agricultural Research and Extension Centers, and six 4-H educational centers, we are always within reach. Use the map to locate the office or center in your community.
250 Drillfield Drive (0402)
Blacksburg, Virginia 24061
Dean's office: (540) 231-3724
Academic dean: (540) 231-6503
- College of Agriculture and Life Sciences begins research needs assessment survey The survey is aimed at steering the future direction of its agricultural research initiatives.
- How a conversation paved the way for one student’s success A transfer student during the pandemic found mentorship, opportunity, and the chance to pay it forward at Virginia Tech.
- Virginia Tech, Virginia Cooperative Extension receive USDA funding to advance specialty crops Six Virginia Tech and Virginia Cooperative Extension projects have been awarded funding through the Specialty Crop Block Grants program.
- Virginia Tech opens world’s first fully automated AI and cyberbiosecurity water lab In response to the ongoing threats to the world’s water utilities, Virginia Tech opened the AI and Cyber for Water and Ag lab, combining cyberbiosecurity and artificial intelligence automation to research water security.