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 2011    Making A Difference 2012    Making A Difference 2013

Cameron County Extension Quarterly Newsletter May 2013 – September 2013
 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

RSS Extension Disaster Education Network

  • Pandemic Preparedness and Response
    There are four steps every individual or family must take to plan and prepare for a disaster that may occur in their geographical location. Flu season isn't over; are you prepared?
  • Preparing for Winter Storms
    In Texas, we don’t think about preparing for harsh winter storms. However, it is important to have a plan and supplies in place in the event that we do have a cold blast.