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Food Preservation 101 on Monday

Published: Friday, July 11, 2014 10:52 a.m. CST • Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014 11:01 a.m. CST

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach is offering a Food Preservation 101 class from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Monday at the DMACC Newton Campus.

The class is a fun overview of drying, freezing, pickling, hot-water bath canning and pressure canning. Find out about the equipment, time and money each method requires. Learn how to avoid common food preservation mistakes. Bring home research-based recipes and complete food preservation instructions from the Jasper County Extension Office.

Space is limited. Light refreshments will be served.

The training is offered in partnership with the Newton Wellness Coalition. Call (641) 792-6433 or email fischerd@iastate.edu to register.

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