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Fresh Produce

Food Storage

Storing Fresh Produce The flavors of fruits and vegetables and their nutrient value are best preserved through proper storage. In general, this requires cool to

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Quantity Food Preparation

Cooking for Groups: A Volunteer’s Guide to Food Safety– USDA 7 Food Safety Steps for Successful Community Meals – USDA

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Coronavirus Kitchen Cleaning Tips

While sanitizing in the kitchen should be a priority all of the time, during this pandemic, it is especially important to sanitize surfaces. What can

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Keep Thanksgiving Leftovers Safe

Leftovers need to be correctly handled. Here are answers to Thanksgiving leftover questions, which will keep your Thanksgiving feast leftovers as safe as they are

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On The Hook With Fish

Cooked to perfection, fish is moist, tender, and has a delicate flavor. Cooking fish is not difficult if you know some basics. It is important

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Everything Pumpkin

Pumpkin is one type of winter squash that is commonly seen around fall used for a variety of things such as decoration, food, and recreation.

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Food Safety

September is National Food Safety month. According to the federal government it is estimated that approximately 1 in 6 Americans is affected by a foodborne

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Wisely Ship Food Gifts

Americans enjoy making favorite foods and sending these items to family and friends during the holidays.

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