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4-H Clover Kids Meeting

4-H Clover Kids Meeting Hosted by Liberty County 4-H Ambassadors All Clover Kids ages 5-8 (Grades K-2) enrolled in 4-H Connect are welcome to attend! Monday March 18, 2019 at 6:30 PM Liberty County Extension Office 501 Palmer Ave., Liberty TX 77575 Please RSVP by Monday March 11th to the Extension office at 936-334-3230 or amanda.brooks@ag.tamu.edu this will assist us in making sure we have enough supplies. “Texas A&M AgriLife Extension provides equal opportunities in its programs and employment to all persons, regardless of race, color, sex, religion,… Read More →

Mental Health First Aid Course

Texas AgriLife Extension presents: MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID COURSES March 26th at the Church of Christ in Liberty, Texas 77575 April 18th at the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service – Liberty County Office Each year, more than 1 in 5 Americans experiences a mental illness or substance use disorder! Mental Health First Aid is an 8 hour course that teaches you how to help someone who is developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis. The training will help you identify, understand, and respond to… Read More →

New & Small Acreage Landowner Educational Series

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, Liberty County is presenting a New & Small Acreage Landowner Educational Series on February 26, 2019 starting at 6:30 p.m. This Introductory Informational Program will be held at the Jack Hartel Building, located at 318 San Jacinto St., Liberty, TX 77575 . The cost to attend will be $30.00 per person. *Refreshments will be provided. Topics to be covered: SARE  (Sustainable Agricultural Research Education) Production Cottage Industry Information Property Rights, Liability, & Agricultural Law TDA – Go Texan Branding Financing Options – FSA,… Read More →

Child Care Providers Training

Are you a child care provider? Do you need your required clock hours? The next local child care provider training will be held on: Saturday, March 30, 2019 Church of Christ 3201 N. Main, Liberty 77575 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. *Registration begins at 8:00 a.m. 4 clock hours are available for participants. Light refreshments provided! The cost is $15.00 per person. Topics: • Literacy and Writing (1.5) • Support for Young Children (1.5) • Early Childhood Depression (1) • How to Support Children in Using More Appropriate… Read More →

Private Pesticide Applicator Training

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, Liberty County is presenting a Pesticide Application Training course on February 28, 2019 from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. This program will be held at the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Office, located at 501 Palmer Ave., Liberty, TX 77575 . The cost for training will be $75.00. Please RSVP no later than February 25, 2018. **No CEU(s) will be provided with this course. To RSVP or for additional details, please contact the Liberty County Extension office at 936-334-3230. Persons with disabilities who… Read More →

Food Handler Certification Course coming up February 6, 2019

The next 2 hour Food Handler Certification Course will be held at the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service Office, on April 3, 2019 from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m.  The Cost is $20 per person.  Please call ahead (936)334-3230 to reserve your spot and ensure enough materials are available.

2018-2019 4-H Enrollment Online available September 1st!

If you are interested in joining one of our community or project clubs in Liberty County, on September 1st the 4-H Connect Online Enrollment system opens!  Enroll before October 31st for a $5 discount. If you have questions, please call the staff at (936)334-3230

Pesticide Applicator Training

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, Liberty County is presenting a Pesticide Application Training course on July 25, 2018 from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. This program will be held at the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Office, located at 501 Palmer Ave., Liberty, TX 77575 . The cost for training will be $65.00. Please RSVP no later than July 23, 2018.  No CEU(s) will be provided with this course. To RSVP or for additional details, please contact the Liberty County Extension office at 936-334-3230.   Persons with disabilities… Read More →

Evaluating and Improving Cow Body Condition

As winter has finally settled in, it might be a good time to take a minute and look at the body condition score of your cows. Cow body condition score is a good indicator of the nutritional status of your cowherd. They range from one, very thin, to nine, obese, but the critical scores are four, five and six. A cow with a body condition score of four has the last few ribs (but not the backbone) showing while a cow with a condition score of five has… Read More →