The members of Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service 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.

Program Areas
  • Agriculture & Natural Resources
    Programs and information on commercial horticulture, livestock production, natural resources preservation, home gardening and economic development.
  • 4-H & Youth Development
    4-H is a youth organization that encourages and promotes growth and development of young people through the supervision and guidance of adult leaders and County Extension Agents. The 4-H program is open to all youth in 3rd-12th grade.
  • Family and Community Health
    Family and Community Health (FCH) programs help Texans better their lives through science-based educational programs designed to improve the overall health and wellness of individuals, families, and communities.  FCH programming efforts in Angelina County include chronic disease prevention and education, healthy cooking classes, physical activity programs, food safety education, and school garden projects
  • Community Development
    Opportunities to improve your community are available through Extension sponsored programs  such as Master Gardeners and Master Wellness Volunteers. Master Gardeners are a group of community  volunteers who receive specialized training to aid Extension in providing horticultural information to the community.  Master Wellness Volunteers extend Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service’s outreach and education related to Family and Community Health
Mailing Address:

P. O. Box 908
Lufkin, TX 75902

Staff / Email:
  • Cary Sims – County Extension Agent: Agriculture & Natural Resources
  • Joel Redus – County Extension Agent: Family & Community Health
  • Ryan Merrel – County Extension Agent : 4-H & Youth Development