Making a Difference…

The Fort Bend County Office of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and Cooperative Extension Program educates Texans in all areas of agriculture, youth & adult life skills, human capital & leadership, and community economic development.

Extension offers the knowledge resources of both Texas A&M and Prairie View A&M Universities to educate Texans for self-improvement, individual action, and community problem solving. We are part of a statewide educational network and a member of the Texas A&M University System linked in a unique partnership with the nationwide Cooperative Extension System and Fort Bend County Commissioners’ Court.

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Extension values and promotes principles of citizen & community involvement, scientifically based education, lifelong learning, and volunteerism.

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service office provides access to all citizens and works cooperatively with other Texas A&M System agencies and a host of governmental and external organizations to achieve our goal of educating the citizens of Fort Bend County in every subject matter possible.

Extension offers Fort Bend County residents information and education through a variety of opportunities such as:

  • Publications on a wide variety of useful topics
  • Workshops, seminars and exhibits
  • Individual consultation
  • Volunteer training and opportunities
  • Community coalition building for problem solving
  • Information on the web site

The members of Texas A&M AgriLife will provide equal opportunities in programs and activities, education, and employment to all persons regardless of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity and will strive to achieve full and equal employment opportunity throughout Texas A&M AgriLife.  The Texas A&M University System, U.S. Department of Agriculture, and the County Commissioners Courts of Texas Cooperating

The Cooperative Extension Program of Fort Bend County does not discriminate against anyone regardless of their race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity (including gender expression), sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, family/parental status, income derived from a public assistance program, political beliefs, reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity, in any program or activity.

Texas Speaks

You may remember, we first began talking about Texas Speaks in December, 2020, followed by an extensive marketing process to solicit participation until the survey period closed in early May, 2021.  We’ve had nearly 300 FBC citizens respond to the survey.  The factsheet includes a brief synopsis of the results.  To view FBC results, click here. To view all results statewide and county-by-county go to: .

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