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- Mission: Through the application of science-based knowledge, we create high-quality, relevant continuing education that encourages lasting and effective change.
- Capabilities: We provide programs, tools, and resources—local and statewide—that teach people how to improve agriculture and food production, advance health practices, protect the environment, strengthen our communities, and enrich youth.
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Updated with link to photos: If you follow the social media accounts and website of our agency, then you’ve seen the results of awards programs conducted Jan. 9-10, during the Texas A&M AgriLife Conference in College Station. If you need to catch up, then here’s what you missed. Read More →
After a holiday break, the Office of the Director will open January 2 in high gear with final preparations for special recognition events and meetings during Week 2 of 2017. Read More →
A first-of-its-kind “Horizon Report” focuses on the technologies, topics and trends predicted to affect our work. Extension educators and organizational leaders are already turning to the report for direction in planning professional development and technology investments. Read More →
A new appointment puts Director Doug Steele at the helm of important federal relations on behalf of the national Extension Committee on Organization and Policy (ECOP), a top leadership group representing all land-grant university Extension CEOs. Read More →
Due October 10: nominations for the annual awards program that recognizes faculty and staff across Texas A&M AgriLife for commitment and outstanding contributions. Extension personnel are eligible in several categories. Read More →
September 1 marked the effective date of new promotions, when 27 Extension educators officially reached the next step on their career ladder. Four Extension employees entered a new stage of life when they retired on August 31, joining 16 additional FY16 retirees. Congratulations to all the following individuals! Read More →
Following widespread flooding across south Louisiana, support from Texas has included hay donations and collections of school supplies. Learn more about these ways to help. Read More →
Both the Extension in the City and the Extension Partnership awards programs are open for nominations, due Oct. 1 and Oct. 15, respectively. Read More →