Tribal Extension

Community outreach in agriculture and youth development

What is FRTEP?

The Federally Recognized Tribal Extension Program supports Native American farmers, ranchers and youth through community outreach and practical programming.

Helping farmers, ranchers & tribal communities
Providing scientific, economic, agricultural and traditional knowledge to solve local problems.
Developing future leaders
Delivering culturally adapted 4-H opportunities for Native children and youth to learn, grow and develop.

A VITAL RESOURCE IN DIFFICULT TIMES

Pandemic relief

Indian Country has been particularly hard hit by the impact of the COVID-19 crisis, but few people have been better positioned to provide assistance than Tribal extension agents.