Quick Bites

Quick Bites are informative programs held over Interactive Video Conferencing on Thursdays from 12 noon – 1 p.m. Quick Bites are free to the public and cover a wide variety of topics. The best specialists and experts in Mississippi prepare a one-hour program on various topics such as gardening, horticulture, insect management, health, and cooking. Check back regularly for an updated calendar on upcoming topics and contact your local county Extension office to sign up to watch the programs.

For County Offices: To sign up for these programs, you can use the Online County Sign-Up Form or by emailing us at distanceed@ext.msstate.edu.

Interested individuals must contact their county office in order to participate in any interactive video program.

To view videos from past programs, click here.

Upcoming Quick Bites

Date: 06/28/2018 - 12:00pm

Summer is in full swing, and so is your garden along with a few insect pests... Join Dr. Layton as he discusses the management of insect pests in the home vegetable garden.

Date: 07/12/2018 - 12:00pm

The presentation will aim to help all Mississippians understand the major issues we face as a state regarding water resources, and provide actionable examples of how every citizen can help work toward solutions to protect water resources and get involved in their community. This information is relevant to everyone and all citizens play a role in water conservation!

Date: 07/26/2018 - 12:00pm

This new movement trending in beekeeping promotes keeping bees in smaller colonies. Also, parasitic mites are better controlled and chemical treatments are not required. Join Dr. Harris as he explains beekeeping strategies for your colony.