Welcome to Cameron County

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 Cameron County San Benito Annex

Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service is a statewide educational agency and a member of the Texas A & M University System linked in a unique partnership with the nationwide United States Department of Agriculture’s Cooperative System and the Cameron County Commissioners Court.

Our Mission: To provide quality, relevant outreach and continuing education programs and services to the residents of Cameron County.

Extension brings the resources of the Texas A & M University system to Cameron County. Through field faculty, Extension provides unbiased information, educational programs, and technical assistance in the following core services areas: Agricultural and Natural Resources, Family and Consumer Sciences, 4-H and Youth Development, and Coastal and Marine Resources. Extension values and promotes principles of citizen and community involvement, scientifically-based education, life long learning and volunteerism. It provides access to citizens in all counties and works cooperatively with the 10 Universities and 8 state agencies of the Texas A & M University System and other state local agencies to bring the necessary resources to Cameron County that will address local issues and solve local problems.

Extension Education in Cameron County

Making A Difference 2012    Making A Difference 2013    Making A Difference 2014

Cameron County Extension Quarterly Newsletter October 2013 – January 2014
Cameron County Extension Quarterly Newsletter February 2014 – May 2014
Cameron County Extension Quarterly Newsletter June 2014 – September 2014
Cameron County Extension Quarterly Newsletter November 2014 – January 2015
Cameron County Extension Quarterly Newsletter – March 2015 – June 2015
Cameron County Extension Quarterly Newsletter – July 2015 – November 2015

RSS Extension Disaster Education Network

  • Mosquito Control
    Mosquitoes are not only pesky and annoying, they can also cause life-threatening diseases. Learn more about mosquito control around the home in this downloadable fact sheet.
  • Severe Weather 101
    Step into the wild world of weather with the National Severe Storms Laboratory facts tips about different types of severe weather.