Recommended Canners

Are you looking to do some food preservation and want to make sure you’re using a recommended canner?  Check out this publication from the National Center for Home Food Preservation before you get started!  Brought to you by Safe & Healthy Food for Your Family.

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Resources for Food Safety Education Month

September is food safety education month and there are many resources to help everyone take steps to keep food safe and healthy.  In the U.S. each year, there are an estimated 48 million cases of foodborne illness – that’s about 1 in 6 Americans each year.  Each year, these illnesses result in an estimated 128,000 hospitalizations […]

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4-H Drive Thru Awards Banquet

Get ready for our 2020 4-H Drive Thru Awards Banquet set for October 10th! This event will include many of the same experiences that our banquet holds. We will have food, voting for new board members, raffle items and recognition of the youth and leaders in our program. Order your boxed meal(s) by September 24.

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Rent Smart Workshops UPDATE!!!

UW-Madison Division of Extension has issued direction to all Extension staff in Wisconsin regarding scheduled meetings/events in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19).  In response to this direction and to limit the contagion risk to our program participants and the community at large, the October IN-PERSON Rent Smart Workshops have been CANCELLED.  We understand any disappointment […]

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Regional COVID-19 Testing Site Opening in Oshkosh, Sept. 1

OSHKOSH, WIS. (August 31, 2020) — A new regional COVID-19 testing site is opening on Tuesday, Sept. 1 at Sunnyview Expo Center located at 500 E County Road Y, Oshkosh, Wis.  Testing is free and will be conducted by the Wisconsin Army National Guard.  The testing site is open during the following times this week: […]

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How Do I… Make Jam & Jelly? (MORE Recipes & Resources)

Are you looking for MORE information, resources, and recipes for jams, freezer jams, jellies, conserves, preserves, marmalades, and reduced sugar recipes?  Check out the How Do I… Make Jam & Jelly? National Center for Home Food Preservation webpage, brought to you by Safe & Healthy Food for Your Family!

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