General Responsibilities

Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Burlington County:

  • Provides educational programs to adults, consumers, homeowners, farmers, and youth from grades Kindergarten to 13
  • Is professionally staffed by Rutgers University faculty
  • Strengthens communities by collaborating with local leaders and organizations to maximize assets and human resources
  • Uses the research and expertise of Cook College and Rutgers University to solve local problems
  • Is supported by the United States Department of Agriculture, Cook College, Rutgers University, and the Burlington County Board of County Commissioners
  • Is available to any county resident regardless of race, color, sex, national origin, disability, or age
  • Is open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, and is as close as your phone