Fort Bend County Fair “AgTivity Barn”

AgTivity Barn at the Fort Bend County Fair

AgTivity Barn 08 by KB

AgTivity Barn Entrance


CPTMN Outreach

CPCTMN Outreach

bill-brookshire-and-kim-farou-at-fb-cty-fair-2016-rosenberg2-jessica-jubinFort Bend County’s Fair is the annual site of the Texas AgriLIFE Extension Service’s AgTivity Barn.  Each year hundreds of children take school fields trips to see the booths in the AgTivity Barn.  As its name implies it is about things agricultural…..But just because it’s agricultural doesn’t mean there’s no nature out on the farm.

Each year the Coastal Prairie Chapter puts together a booth based on a specific Texas nature topic.  It might be about mammals or insects or birds or even snakes!


Past Topics and activities for the AgTivity Barn

Snakes Exhibit Photo 1

Snake Display at 2009 AgTivity Barn

In 2009 the Chapter presented an informational booth on snakes.

What snakes live in Texas?

How do you tell the difference between venomous and non-venomous snakes?

How are snakes helpful?

How do they eat? 

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