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Welcome to  Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service Dimmit County

We are pleased that you have shown interest in finding out what we have to offer.

The purpose of Texas AgriLife Extension Service in Dimmit County is to educate residents in agriculture, environmental stewardship, family and consumer sciences, health, youth and adult life skills, leadership and community economic development.

We educate residents on improving their health, safety, productivity, and well-being; improving environmental stewardship and natural resources; contributing to their economic security and prosperity; making residents responsible, productive, and self-motivated youth and adults.

Educational programs of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service are open to all people without regard to race, color, reli-gion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or veteran status.
The Texas A&M University System, U.S. Department of Agricul-ture, and the County Commissioners Courts of Texas Cooper-ating. Individuals with disabilities who require an auxiliary aid, service or accommodation in order to participate in meetings are encouraged to contact the Extension Office at (830) 876-4216 for assistance. The information given herein is for educational purposes only. References to commercial products or trade names are made with the understanding that no discrimination is intended and no endorsement by Texas AgriLIFE Extension is implied

AgriLife Today

  • AgriLife Extension names new Yoakum County agent
    Sep 04AgriLife Extension names new Yoakum County agent

    Bubba Lamolinare named to agriculture and natural resources post Writer, Steve Byrns, 325-653-4576, s-byrns@tamu.edu Contact: Michael Clawson, 806-746-6101, m-clawson@tamu.edu PLAINS – Bubba Lamolinare has been named the new Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service agent for agriculture and natural resources in Yoakum County, according to Yoakum County Judge Jim Barron and Michael Clawson, AgriLife Extension district […]

  • Deer and Turkey Management Program set Sept. 23 at Warren Ranch near Santa Anna
    Sep 04Deer and Turkey Management Program set Sept. 23 at Warren Ranch near Santa Anna

      Writer: Steve Byrns, 325-653-4576, s-byrns@tamu.edu    Contact: Michael Palmer, 325-625-4519, m-palmer@tamu.edu              SANTA ANNA – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will conduct a Deer and Turkey Management Program Sept. 23 on the Warren Ranch, located at 2949 Private Road 1342 near Santa Anna.            The day will start with registration at 8:30 a.m. followed […]

  • Agriculture leadership program seeks applicants for next class
    Sep 04Agriculture leadership program seeks applicants for next class

    Writer: Kathleen Phillips, 979-845-2872, ka-phillips@tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Jim Mazurkiewicz, 979-845-1554, j-mazurkiewicz@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION — The Texas Agricultural Lifetime Leadership Program is seeking applicants for its new class, which will begin in July 2016. TALL is a two-year leadership development program managed by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service. Applications for the new class, Class XV, […]

  • Hay and forage testing campaign will be throughout September in Bandera
    Sep 04Hay and forage testing campaign will be throughout September in Bandera

    Baled and standing forage samples will be accepted BANDERA – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Bandera County will hold a Hay Testing Campaign through the entire month of September. “Testing forages — baled or standing — is the only true way to gain an understanding of their nutritional quality,” said Sam Womble, AgriLife […]

  • New AgriLife Extension cancer prevention specialist named
    Sep 04New AgriLife Extension cancer prevention specialist named

    Pamela Lincoln will be holding ‘Friend to Friend’ events in many counties Writer: Robert Burns, 903-834-6191, rd-burns@tamu.edu[caption OVERTON – Pamela Lincoln has been named the new Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service cancer prevention program specialist for East Texas. Lincoln will be helping AgriLife agents facilitate “Friend to Friend,” an early cancer detection program specifically designed […]