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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.

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  • April 11, 2019 - 12:00pm

    Spring Floral Fashion

    Lynette McDougald, Instructor, Plant and Soil Sciences

    All design fields, floral, interiors, gifts, etc. follow the powerful world of fashion. Let’s apply the forms, colors, and styles in fashion to our floral design projects.

  • April 4, 2019 - 12:00pm

    Hospitality & Customer Service

    Dr. Rachael Carter, Extension Instructor, Center for Government and Community Development

    Mississippi is the Hospitality State! Hospitality and good customer service never go out of style no matter what your business focus. Join Dr. Carter as she shares practices for businesses and communities.

  • March 28, 2019 - 12:00pm

    4-H Inspires Youth to Think

    4-H State Staff, MSU-ES 4-H Youth Development

    The segment will offer information that will help individuals, both youth and adults understand the essential elements of youth development! Information will also be shared on upcoming State 4-H Congress and PAD events.

  • March 14, 2019 - 12:00pm

    Hiking Mississippi

    Dr. John Giesemann, Professor, Retired, Extension Center for Technology Outreach

    Most people would not list Mississippi in the top 10 state for hiking. However, there are probably more good hiking trails in Mississippi than you think. Find out some of the best trails in Mississippi near you. No, you don’t have to travel 5 to 10 hours to have a great hike.

  • March 7, 2019 - 12:00pm

    Spring Floral Fashion

    Lynette McDougald, Instructor, Plant and Soil Sciences

    All design fields, floral, interiors, gifts follow the powerful world of fashion. Let’s apply the forms, colors, and styles in fashion to our floral design projects.

  • February 28, 2019 - 12:00pm

    Farm Bill 101

    Dr. Beth Baker, Assistant Extension Professor, Forestry, Wildlife, Fisheries & Aquaculture

    Do you have questions about basic understanding of Farm Bill conservation programs for landowners? Join Dr. Baker as she provides information about these programs that will assist landowners with technical and financial assistance for basic land management.

  • February 14, 2019 - 12:00pm

    Is It Time? Learn Basic Pruning Tips From a Pro

    Dr. Jeff Wilson, Regional Extension Specialist, North MS Research & Extension Center

    Winter is still here but now is the time. Join Dr. Jeff Wilson for the why, when, and how to prune your shrubs, trees, and fruit plants for the best outcome in your plants and landscape.

  • February 7, 2019 - 12:00pm

    Sweet Designs for Your Sweetheart

    Lynette McDougald, Instructor, Plant and Soil Sciences

    Say “I Love You” by creating and making your own Valentine’s Day design. Get tips on how to design floral gifts guaranteed to warm their February heart!

  • January 31, 2019 - 12:00pm

    Erasing Your Digital Footprints: Technology After You Die

    Andy Collins, Instructor, Extension Center for Technology Outreach

    What does your online presence include? Facebook, banking, shopping, online photos? In this session participants will learn how to plan ahead for what happens to their online accounts after they pass away.

  • January 24, 2019 - 12:00pm

    Four States in Ninety Days: The AT

    Dr. John Giesemann, Professor, Retired, Extension Center for Technology Outreach

    Young folks, old folks, scenery, wildlife, hospitality. What is the AT (The Appalachian Trail) really like? Join John as he shares his hiking experiences and expertise on the trail.