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The Food Factor

The Food Factor presents the best, research-based information related to food, nutrition, diet, and healthy lifestyles. Our host, Natasha Haynes, is an experienced educator with the Mississippi State University Extension Service who has spent 15 years sharing tips for healthy living with Mississippians of all ages. She brings food science down to earth and makes it useful for today’s families.

The Food Factor airs weekly on these stations:

  • WAPT in Jackson - Sunday morning news
  • WLOX Biloxi, MS - Saturday morning news
  • WTOK Meridian, MS - Monday morning show
  • WTVA Tupelo, MS - Monday midday news
  • WABG Greenville, MS - Thursday at 6 a.m. and 5:30 p.m.


Olive Oil Pairings March 26, 2017
March 27, 2017

Olive Oil Pairings

In this week’s episode of the Food Factor Mississippi State Extension’s Natasha Haynes continues her conversation on olive oil with the people at J. Olive company and learns some unique and specific...
Olive Oil Health Benefits March 19, 2017
March 20, 2017

Olive Oil Health Benefits

Olive oil is a common ingredient in cooking, but does it have health benefits? And what type should you buy? Well, in this week’s episode of the Food Factor Mississippi State Extension’s Natasha...
Go for the Green March 12, 2017
March 13, 2017

Go for the Green

This year for St. Patrick’s day don’t leave a healthy lifestyle to luck, find out how can you take action to ensure you make the right food choices? Mississippi State Extension Services Natasha...
Clean and Sanitize March 5, 2017
March 7, 2017

Clean and Sanitize

Do you find your kitchen sometimes looking more like your living room? With more activities comes more germs. In this weeks episode of the Food Factor Mississippi State Family and Consumer Science...

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