Quick Bites are informative programs held over Interactive Video Conferencing on Thursdays from 12–1 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.
Upcoming Quick Bites
June 27, 2019 - 12:00pm
Dr. Jeff Harris, Assistant Research Professor, Apiculturist, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Entomology, and Plant Pathology
This presentation will provide guidance and how to start a colony of honey bees in the spring and properly care for it to give it the best chance of surviving its first winter. Topics include: installing nucs or packages of bees; feeding bees to draw wax combs; treating for varroa mites; and... read more
July 11, 2019 - 12:00pm
Martha Cannon, Master Seamstress, Calhoun County MHV
Come one, come all, novice, young, or seasoned! Martha will share sewing basics including sewing on a button, replacing a hem, minor repairs, as well as basic items needed for sewing.
July 25, 2019 - 12:00pm
Lynette McDougald, Instructor, Plant and Soil Sciences
Parallel Systems Design is a very specific and stylized featuring either vertical or horizontal placements. This is the perfect design style to feature some of our favorite summer blossoms.