Welcome to Zapata County!

Our office is on the second floor of the courthouse located at 200 E. 7th Avenue Suite 249. Feel free to stop by and visit with our county agent(Health) Sammy Luera and county agent (Agriculture and Natural Resources/4H) Jesus Rodriguez.

Watch these videos to learn more about the services offered through your local extension office.

We are looking for new Healthy South Texas Youth Ambassadors for the 2020 – 2021 school year who are interested in health, wellness, and community service. 

If you are a Zapata High School incoming 9th grader – 12th grader and is interested in applying click on the link below for application.

2020 HTYA Handbook_FINAL

Please email application back to Zapata County Health Agent, Sammy Luera to samuel.luera@ag.tamu.edu





Be sure to check out our events section for all upcoming Agrilife Zapata County events, programs, and important dates to remember!

Mailing List

We are currently working on a mailing list to send out newsletters, event invitations, and reminders of important dates. If you would like to join our mailing list, please email us at zapata-tx@ag.tamu.edu. Leave your name, address (both mailing and email), and a phone number. Thank you very much for your help in creating this list and being a part of Agrilife.