Our most recent article, as published in the Mountain Democrat newspaper:


COVID-19 and Food Preservation
By Stacy Mason-Vegna
UCCE Master Food Preservers of El Dorado County

Does the COIVD-19 stay at home order mean only going out to shop for essential needs and leave you a little afraid about how often you should go out? Do you say to yourself “I wouldn’t have to go out as often if I knew how to extend the shelf life of my food and save money by buying in bulk?” Well now is the perfect time to start thinking about how to properly handle, store, and preserve those foods so you can enjoy them later.

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