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: 03/22/2018 - 12:00pm

The focus will be on personal preparedness for all hazards that may come our way. The concepts discussed will include planning, emergency kits, situational awareness, and calling for help.

Date: 03/29/2018 - 12:00pm

Spring will be here soon and decorative projects are always fun. Join in to see easy and inexpensive springtime and Easter projects made with coffee filters and a little paint.

Date: 04/05/2018 - 12:00pm

We will be celebrating Earth Day by filling repurposed and recycled containers with fresh flowers and foliages from our outdoor spaces.

Date: 04/12/2018 - 12:00pm

Spring time is swarming time. Honey bee colonies are growing rapidly and dividing, causing problems for beekeepers and non-beekeepers alike. We will be discussing this fascinating and sometimes infuriating behavior of honey bees, as well as how to cope with or prevent swarming when it is undesired.

Date: 04/26/2018 - 12:00pm

Developing a business plan should be done before starting your business. Aspects of business plan will include industry groups, market research, products and services as well as identifying target market. Financial components to prepare for startup costs and preparation of a projected cash flow statement for loan package will be discussed.