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

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RSS Extension Disaster Education Network

  • Tree Removal and Recovery
    A storm can leave trees looking like there is no tomorrow. Major limbs may be broken or damaged, foliage can be shredded or stripped, or the bark may be torn or gouged. Use the following resources for tree removal and recovery.
  • Hurricane Preparedness Week, May 5-11, 2019
    It only takes one storm to change your life and community. Tropical cyclones are among nature’s most powerful and destructive phenomena. If you live in an area prone to tropical cyclones, you need to be prepared. Learn how during Hurricane Preparedness Week (May 5-11, 2019).