Information on home food safety, including canning and freezing sauerkraut, pickles, meat, poultry, vegetables, fruits, beans, fruit pie fillings, jellies, jams and spreads. Tips on harvesting and preserving herbs and spices and home cheesemaking.
Elsa Sanchez, Ph.D., Kathy Kelley, Ph.D.
Instead of relying on herbs and spices purchased from the grocery store, gardeners can grow, harvest, and preserve their own.
Catherine Nettles Cutter, Ph.D.
Meat and poultry can be preserved for longer-term storage through canning, drying, or freezing. Learn the preservation techniques that provide the opportunity to safely consume these products well beyond the time they were harvested.