WATERLOO, N.Y. — It’s berry and fruit season in the Finger Lakes! Cherries, strawberries, raspberries, juneberries and other fruits are popping up on trees, bushes, and at the farm stand. Learn how to preserve these delicious morsels through dehydration food preservation techniques!
Fruity Dehydration is the third workshop in Seneca County Cornell Cooperative Extension’s 2018 Let’s Preserve It! Workshop Series. Avoid the cost and/or the artificial additives of store-bought fruit leathers and dried fruit by learning how to make your own products with fresh ingredients. These are delicious and healthy snacks for kids and adults alike. Master Food Preserver, Pam Lane, will show you tips, techniques, and proper food safety for preserving fruits through dehydration techniques. Samples will be provided.
Let’s Preserve It! – Workshop Series 2018
Fruity Dehydration Workshop
Date: Wednesday, July 11th, 2018
Time: 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Location: Seneca County CCE Office, 3rd Floor, Main Street Shop Centre, Waterloo, NY 13165
Space is limited, registration is required. Call 315-539-9251, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or register online at www.senecacountycce.org.
With these healthy recipes and techniques, you will know the exact ingredients you are eating and feeding your family. When winter arrives and you crack open your preserved bounty you will feel accomplished and happy knowing you are eating close to the land. Register today and learn how to make your own fruit leather and dehydrated fruits! Cost is $15 is per person. Space is limited and pre-registration is required to attend. To register, please call Seneca County CCE at 315-539-9251 or email email@example.com. You can also register online by visiting: https://reg.cce.cornell.edu/fruity_245
Seneca Cornell Cooperative Extension is a helpful resource for food safety information. Check out online resources for pressure canner maintenance and food preservation safety at http://senecacountycce.org/food-family/food-preservation or at http://nchfp.uga.edu/publications/publications_usda.html.
–Cornell Cooperative Extension Seneca County
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