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The Frio County Extension Office

The Frio County Extension Office

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 Frio County Commissioners Court.

Our Vision: Help Texans better their lives.

Our Mission: Through the application of science-based knowledge, we create high-quality, relevant continuing education that encourages lasting and effective change.

Our 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.

Check out our local content by clicking on the tabs at the top of the page. On a smart phone? Click on the Menu button at the top of the page. Below are some helpful links:

The health of Texans is of utmost importance to Texas A&M AgriLife. The state of COVID-19 evolves daily and it is important that you make informed decisions based on facts, not fear.

Access the most up-to-date information from AgriLife Extension at https://texashelp.tamu.edu/coronavirus-information-resourc…/

We will continue to update this page as more information arises.

Other websites to monitor for information:
CDC: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html
DSHS: https://dshs.texas.gov/coronavirus/

 

Current Events/Programming:

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, in partnership with the Texas Department of Family & Protective Services, Child Care Licensing will be presenting a virtual training offering 4 clock hours for childcare providers. The training will be held Saturday, September 12th from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. utilizing the Microsoft Teams platform.

Registration cost is $18 if postmarked by August 25, 2020. The registration fee four clock hours training credit and workshop materials. To register for this event, visit: http://bitly.ws/935e

 

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