CSU Extension Offers Canning Workshop

The Colorado State University Extension is offering another great workshop and this one could help you stock your pantry with your very own canned goods. The workshop is called Intro to Canning: Water Bath Canning. Learn how to safely can high acid foods in this hands-on workshop. The boiling water canning method can be used to…

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Food Safety Works – Food Service Certification

Colorado State University Extension offering Food Safety Works – Food Service Certification. Food Safety Works is a safe food handler certificate training that teaches entry-level food workers how to safely handle, prepare and store food. Taught as a 2-hour class with hands-on activities and exam. Participants with a passing score receive a safe food handler…

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Cottage Food Training in July

Colorado State University Extension offering Cottage Food Training. Participants will learn safety guidelines and specifics for operating a small home-based cottage food business from a home kitchen and the most current Colorado Cottage Foods Act information. Following the successful completion of an exam, participants will be given a 3-year certification, which meets the food safety…

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Farming and Ranching Tax Information for Drought Conditions

Drought conditions impact farmers and ranchers. Often times, weather related decisions alter production decisions including purchasing feed, selling cows or changing production schemes. These decisions can have financial and tax implications. Colorado State University has tax information available to farmers and ranchers to assist in decision making under stressful conditions. It is important that producers…