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Cooperative Extension Offers Safe Pressure Canning Workshop July 19

Jun 28, 2018

Cumberland County Cooperative Extension will offer the Better Living Series workshop “Safe Pressure Canning” July 19 from 9 a.m. to 12 noon at the Agriculture Center, located at 301 E. Mountain Dr., Fayetteville.

 

Workshop participants will learn the basics of preserving low-acid foods through hands-on techniques. The $10 registration fee is due by July 17. Class size is limited so early registration is encouraged.

 

For additional information, contact Susan Johnson at 910-321-6405 or email susan_johnson@ncsu.edu. Better Living Series registration forms and a 2018 workshop schedule can be seen at cumberland.ces.ncsu.edu.

 

For accommodations for persons with disabilities, contact Lisa Childers at 910- 321-6880 no later than five business days before the event.

 

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North Carolina Cooperative Extension is a strategic partnership of NC State Extension, The Cooperative Extension Program at N.C. A&T State University, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture (USDA-NIFA), and local government partners statewide. Extension delivers research-based education and technology from NC State and N.C. A&T that enriches the lives, land and economy of North Carolinians. Extension professionals in all 100 counties and the Eastern Band of Cherokee provide educational programs specializing in agriculture, youth, communities, health and the environment.