Justin Benavidez

Dr. Justin Benavidez is an Assistant Professor and Extension Management Economist for the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service for District 1 in Amarillo, TX. Dr. Benavidez grew up in Tulia, TX prior to attending Texas A&M University where he earned a B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. in agricultural economics.

Dr. Benavidez research interests and extension education activities are in farm management, livestock, row crop production, policy analysis, and bio-economic modeling. Dr. Benavidez completed a fellowship with AgriLife Extension, holds a certificate in international trade and agriculture, interned with the United States House Committee on Agriculture, and received first place in the Agriculture and Applied Economics Association Extension Graduate Student Competition. 

Curriculum Vitae

B.S., M.S., Ph.D. in Agricultural Economics from Texas A&M University 

6500 Amarillo Blvd. West Amarillo, TX 79106