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Food Safety & Preservation

Latest food safety and preservation information from Cook County Extension
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Winter Seasonal Food Preservation Tips

Posted by Ron Wolford -

With the weather getting cooler, you might want to see our directions for canning or freezing soups. Not all types of homemade soups can be successfully preserved for long-term storage. Jelly didn't set up? Try using it as a pancake or ice cream...

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Holiday Gifts for the Home Food Preserver

Posted by Ron Wolford -

With the holiday shopping season here, you may either have a special someone on your list for whom it is hard to buy, or you may need some fun stocking stuffers. If that certain someone is a home food preserver, here are a few suggestions that will make them smile this holiday season! These items will make their work easier and more enjoyable. Check kitchen stores or any major shopping venues t...

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