Cary Simms

County Extension Agent for Angelina County

Background in Agriculture:
Cary Simms grew up in the 4-H program in Johnson County, showing steers and raising a small herd of cattle.

Services Provided:
Cary's role in Extension, as an educational agency, is to provide research based information on agricultural and natural resource issues.  This is accomplished through:

  • meetings,
  • one to one client visits,
  • media information, and
  • in the field demonstrations

Location/Areas Served:
Cary is the Angelina County Extension agent and am responsible for Angelina County.

Contact Information:
The Angelina County Extension Office is located at 2201 S. Medford Dr, next to the Angelina County Farmers Market on south loop 287 in Lufkin (near the intersection of Hwy 69 S).

Walk-ins are welcome, but Cary will be in-the-field at times.

Reach Cary Simms at 936-634-6414 x 102, or at

Hours of Operation:
Office hours are 8-noon and 1-5 Mon - Friday.   Most of the educational seminars are evenings and Saturdays.

Most do not realize that Extension is a tremendous source of free, reliable, research-based information that pertains to home horticulture, agriculture, and natural resource issues.  Contact us to take advantage of this great local resource!