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Mason-Dixon Park in Core WV. One of the Monongalia County Master Gardener Projects.

Office Information

WVU Extension Service
Monongalia County Office
34 Commerce Drive Suite 106
WesMon Plaza
Morgantown, WV 26501

Phone (304) 291-7201
Fax (304) 291-7202
Office Hours 8:30 – 4:30 Mon-Fri
Directions to Office

WVU Serving all 55 of West Virginia’s Counties

The WVU Extension Service provides community programs in throughout the state 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.

Part of the National Cooperative Extension System

With more than 3,000 county offices in the USA, the National Cooperative Extension System is the local front door for many citizens to their state land-grant institutions. Extension knowledge can also be found online anytime, through eXtension, a Web portal to the nation’s largest educational and information system staffed by Extension expertise. Anywhere you find the button below, you can link to eXtension!

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Join Monongalia County Master Gardeners!

  • Master Gardener Class begins Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Click here for registration For more information, contact Sheryl Bergen Jarvis at 304-291-7201 or email

Free Woodland Tree Farm Tour and Workshop (Tucker County, WV)

Saturday, July 19th from 10 am-2 pm*

Jim & Jeff Kochenderfer will lead the tour and demonstrate techniques used to increase and maintain the amount of desirable tree species in your woodlands. Tree plantings, crop tree release, access road development; and wildlife habitat management will also be discussed. Forester (Category-1) & Pesticide-Herbicide Applicators CFEs are being offered.

A free lunch will be provided and everyone is welcome to attend! The walking tour will cover generally flat ground with a few relatively steep sections, so it is recommended to wear sturdy walking shoes. To RSVP for this tour, please contact Dan Magill at the WVU Appalachian Hardwood Center by calling 304 293-9419 or by e-mailing: Sponsored by the WV WOA, WVU AHC & Extension, WV Tree Farm Program, & WVFA. Registration is free and starts at 9:30 am.

Monongalia County Health Department Mosquito Management

The MCHD wants you to help control mosquito populations in and around your landscape this season. Do your part to control the spread of diseases like West Nile Virus and LaCrosse Encephalitis.

Click HERE for control sheet

Beginner’s Beekeeping Course

Will be held at the WVU-Monongalia County Extension Office. The class will be open to all ages.

A fee of $15.00 per family covers book and materials. This course will be held on Saturdays in April from 10:00 am to 1p.m. Please pre-register/more information call Mark Becilla 304-296-4158 or Paul Cappas 304-291-0608.