Agriculture

  

Brazoria County’s Agricultural and Natural Resources Extension Agent provides consultation and educational programs in the areas of livestock, crops, weed/brush management, grazing & forage production, and hurricane preparedness.

Your County Extension Agent for AGRICULTURE & NATURAL RESOURCES is JESSICA CHASE.  You may contact Jessica Chase by email or call her at (979)864-1558.

SOME TOPICS YOU MAY BE INTERESTED IN ARE:

Training for PRIVATE PESTICIDE APPLICATOR LICENSE.  The agent provides certification training  for the Texas Department of Agriculture (TDA) Private Pesticide Applicator License.

There are also numerous opportunities to earn re-certification CEU credits for TDA license holders.

 

The Urban Rancher 2019 Small Acreage Landowner Education Series is scheduled to begin in Saturday, April 13 with the first of 5 workshops and classes made available to landowners throughout the year .  These classes / workshops are designed to share knowledge and to educate the small acreage land owner with keys for success when starting and running your small farm, ranch or agriculture business. Click the link above to see all 5 topics for the series.

 

FORAGE MANAGEMENT SERIES is offered in the Spring and Fall.  These classes are designed to help the farmer and rancher learn the latest management tools and techniques from the Texas A&M Specialists to improve their pastures and grazing land.

 

Feral Hogs are a major concern in Brazoria County for our Farmers and Ranchers. The link will take you to up to date information regarding Feral Hogs.

The Extension Agent also works with Texas A&M AgriLife Research to do grain sorghum trials in Brazoria County.

 

ADDITIONAL TOPICS:

       Pest Information:

      Grazing and Range Land Information:

     Calculation Charts:

     Related Website Links:

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