What is FRTEP?
The Federally Recognized Tribal Extension Program supports Native American farmers, ranchers and youth through community outreach and practical programming across Indian Country.
- 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
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.