Bedford County Economic Development

Office of Economic Development


Upcoming Ag Events

To add your event to this list, please email Traci Blido or call 540-587-5670. You can also look at the state extension office page here for events.


 Feb. 20, 2018

Beef Cattle Health Meeting
6 p.m.
Dinner begins at 6 pm, followed by a meeting on vaccine management in beef cattle and a restart of the Bedford Beef Producers Association. Producers can join/re-join the Association at this meeting. Dues are being waived for this year. Staff from the VA Cattleman’s Association will be there to discuss the benefits of the local association being an affiliate with the state association. Anyone interested in attending should RSVP with Scott at the Extension Office. RSVP to Scott Baker, 540-521-3475.


Coyote Lottery – extended to year round

The Bedford County Coyote Lottery, which previously was held from October to March, has now been moved into a year-long initiative. As usual, participants can check coyotes in to Southern States that are killed within Bedford County and be entered to win a grand prize of up to $2,000.

View the rules and regulations: Coyote Lottery Rules & Regulations 2017
View the flyer: Coyote Flyer 2017 template