Food Safety

Building a Basic Pantry/Cooking with Preserved Foods Class – July 15

Tuesday, July 15 ~ 6:00-8:00 PM CDT Wausau Town Hall 1607 2nd Avenue,  Wausau Join us to learn ways to use preserved foods in everyday meals and how to set up a basic, well-equipped pantry. Cost:  $5.00 – includes materials PRE-REGISTRATION is required – UF/IFAS Extension Washington County Office – 850-638-6265 OR UF/IFAS Extension Holmes …

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Dehydrating and Vacuum Sealing Class – June 17

It’s time to move beyond jerky and learn how to preserve a wide variety of foods! What percentage of food is water? How much space can be saved removing the water from food? How much longer can food last if it’s dehydrated and vacuum sealed? Come learn how to maximize your dehydrator with this introduction …

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Beginners Pressure Canning Class – May 20

Ready to move beyond jams & jellies? Ready to preserve all of your garden bounty? Ready to have hearty meals on your pantry shelf?      ~ Join us for a hands-on class to can vegetables ~ Tuesday, May 20 ~ 6:00 – 9:30 PM (CDT) Washington County Agriculture Center 1424 Jackson Avenue, Chipley …

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Building a Basic Pantry/Cooking with Preserved Foods Class

Tuesday, October 22 ~ 6:00-8:00 PM CDT Holmes County Ag. Center, 1173 E. Highway 90, Bonifay Join us to learn ways to use preserved foods in everyday meals and how to set up a basic, well-equipped pantry. Cost: $5.00 – includes materials. PRE-REGISTRATION is required – UF/IFAS Extension Holmes County  Office – 850-547-1108 OR UF/IFAS …

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Water Bath Canning Class – September 24

Learn the basics of safely preserving acid foods by using the water bath canner.  Join us Tuesday, September 24, 6:00-9:00 pm at Sand Hills Baptist Church, 6758 Hwy. 77, Chipley (located at the Bay/Washington County line).  Registration fee is $5 and includes class materials.  Space is limited. PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED by contacting the Holmes County Extension …

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Pressure Canning Class – July 20

Ready to move beyond jams & jellies? Ready to preserve all of your garden bounty? Ready to have hearty meals on your pantry shelf?     **Join us for a hands-on class to can vegetables** Saturday, July 20, 2013 ~ 9:00 AM – 12:30 PM (CDT) Caryville Community Center 866 Waits Avenue, Caryville, FL …

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You Can Dehydrate THAT? Class

It’s time to move beyond jerky and learn how to preserve a wide variety of foods! What percentage of food is water? How much space can be saved removing the water from food? How much longer can food last if it’s dehydrated and vacuum sealed? Come learn how to maximize your dehydrator with this introduction …

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Hurricane Preparedness – UF/IFAS Solutions for Your Life

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Hurricane Preparedness & Recovery – UF/IFAS Extension Solutions for Your Life As Isaac continues to move westward, now is the time to make sure that you are prepared. Here are tips to help you and your family prepare for the storm.  More….

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