Making A Difference Newsletter, Issue 1, Volume 19 (Spring, Mar 2019) Issue 1, Volume 19 (March) - Page 5

Harris County AgriLife Extension Program Areas

4-H & Youth DEVELOPMENT

Youth develop new skills, learn cooperation, develop leadership abilities, improve their citizenship, and have fun.

Family & COMMUNITY HEALTH

FCH focuses on topics such as child and adult health, nutrition, child care, financial management, community safety, and building strong families.

COMMUNITY & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

CED serves as a resource and assistance center for limited resource families and individuals in pursuit of increasing their standard of living through entrepreneurship, community program participation, home ownership, and government assistance programs.

AGRICULTURE & NATURAL RESOURCES / HORTICULTURE

ANR focuses on teaching proper care and management of agricultural production operations which can include crop management, soil, livestock production, pesticide education, and more.

Horticulture promotes research-based horticultural practices that help residents create beautiful, productive gardens and landscapes while conserving water and other natural resources.

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