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: 05/31/2018 - 12:00pm

Warm weather, sunny days and we can't wait to eat that first tomato of the summer. Join us to learn what you need to know for growing tomatoes that will be the envy of the neighborhood.

Date: 06/07/2018 - 12:00pm

Let’s visit about the care and handling requirements, view some beautiful cultivars from the Veterans Rose Garden at MSU, and design with wonderful rose varieties found in the cut flower market while paring them with foliages from our gardens.

Date: 06/14/2018 - 12:00pm

Who doesn’t love MSU Cheeses in those red wax-coated balls, rectangles, and circles? MAFES Sales Store manager, Troy Weaver, will share information about the history, the many varied products, and other great facts about this iconic spot at MSU.

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.