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: 05/25/2017 - 12:00pm
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Research shows the average student loses two months-worth of math skills over the summer break. Learn ways children can prevent the "summer slide" by engaging in fun math activities using readily available materials. Take a vacation from school...not from learning!

Date: 06/01/2017 - 12:00pm
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“Here Comes the Bride” in June. Our focus will be on floral design ideas for bridal showers and teas.

Date: 06/08/2017 - 12:00pm
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Learn the basics as well as some of the secrets to help you succeed with your tomatoes this year. Dr. Snyder will discuss common problems and solutions for growing great tomatoes.

Date: 06/22/2017 - 12:00pm
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Like to support small businesses, or looking to sell items online? Etsy.com is an e-commerce website that allows consumers and sellers to interact online via virtual storefronts with everything from vintage & handmade products to art & photography to woodwork & personalized clothes. Learn to become an Etsy buyer & seller!

Date: 06/29/2017 - 12:00pm
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Fall armyworms are serious but sporadic pests of Bermuda grass hayfields throughout Mississippi. Learn how to scout for and control these and other insect pests of hayfields and pastures.