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While we are temporarily displaced, you can still contact us at our main number:  713-274-0950

The Harris County branch of Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service has conducted 1,891 events, contacted 358,882 people, (78% of those being youth), and over 1,800 AgriLife Extension volunteers contributed more than 52,000 hours in Harris County during 2016 which was worth over 1.23 million dollars in educational events alone. Education events broken down by program areas are as follows: 4-H and Youth Development is 35%, Agriculture & Natural Resources is 25% and Family & Community Health is 40 % of our Extension services provided. For a printable version, please click here.

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Vision:  Help Texans better their lives


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 & 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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