Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service of Brazoria County, offers practical, how-to education based on university research to help your quality of life. We have relevant outreach and diverse educational programs that are here to serve your needs.
You may read about us in the newspaper or hear us on the radio. We are available for you, so come in or call us today to attend an Extension workshop or get more information on additional programing.
Meet the different program areas within Texas A&M AgriLife Extension, Brazoria County:
Agricultural and Natural Resources is vital part of the economy for farm and ranch based businesses. We assist with Land owner education based on your issues and have programs including: Pasture & Grazing Management, Livestock & Crop Production Systems, New Landowner Education and Pesticide Training & Licensing. For more information call (979)864-1558 ext. 110.
4-H is a youth development community of more than 6 million young people across America learning leadership, citizenship and life skills. To get involved contact Shane at (979)864-1558 ext 114.
Family and Consumer Science or FCS offer programs to help your family raising children, housing and Environment, eating well, managing money and all around staying healthy. FCS also offers Better Living for Texans (BLT) programming and is part of the Food Stamp Nutrition Education program. For more information contact Sharon at (979)864-1558 ext. 125.
Coastal & Marine Resources or CMR is part of Texas Sea Grant or TXSG that supports research, education and outreach programs. We have a unique partnership that unites the resources of the federal government, the State of Texas and universities across the state to create knowledge, tools, products and services that benefit the economy, the environment and the citizens of Texas. If you have questions about water, fresh or salt, please contact John at (979)864-1558 ext. 116.
Master Gardeners Volunteer Hotline is open for your lawn and garden planting needs. It’s just one more way to help out the citizens of Brazoria County. Call (979)864-1558 ext. 119 for any of your Horticulture needs.
Call in and ask us about:
- Riders Safety – Child Car Seat Education
- Twogether in Texas – Marriage Counseling
- Walk Across Texas
- Diabetes Education
- Monofilament Recycling Program
- Drought and Water
- Water Quality and Conservation
- Disaster Preparedness and many other programs.
Ag Hurricane Information:
Extension Programs serve people of all ages regardless of socioeconomic level, race, religion, disability or national origin. The Texas A&M University System, U.S. Department of Agriculture and the County Commissioners’ Court of Texas Cooperating. Individuals with disabilities, who require an auxiliary aid, service or accommodation in order to participate in any Extension activity, are encouraged to contact the County Extension Office for assistance 5 days prior to the activity.