College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
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
- Virginia 4-H and FFA flags to fly over Burruss Hall in June In honor of the 100th State 4-H Congress, the Virginia 4-H and FFA flags will fly over Burruss Hall in June.
- Join fellow 4-H alumni at the Virginia 4-H Alumni Social The 4-H Alumni Social will be held June 23 from 5:30-7 p.m. at the Moss Arts Center on Virginia Tech's main campus.
- Industry, government, and researchers gather for 2022 Virginia Agriculture and Natural Resources Summit in Richmond April 12-13 The 2022 Virginia Agriculture and Natural Resources Summit: Farm, Forestry, Food, and Fiber of the Future is scheduled for April 12-13 at the Richmond Marriott in Short Pump, Virginia.
- Research drives cybersecurity innovation, inspiration in Southwest Virginia As the urgency of cybersecurity reaches a higher pitch, the Southwest node of the Commonwealth Cyber Initiative gathered on Virginia Tech’s campus in late October. The event allowed collaborators to meet in person for the first time and advance cybersecurity strategies throughout the region and the commonwealth.