Holiday Food Safety
Do you have questions about your Holiday Dinner? How long to keep leftovers? Or how to clean your turkey? See these resources and find out what you need to know.
Nuts: Safe Handling
General Food Safety
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Food Safety Blogs
UC Cooperative Extension, Beckstoffer Vineyards and Duarte Nursery are launching the wine industry's most ambitious cabernet sauvignon rootstock and clone trial in the Red Hills of Lake County to give the varietal greater resilience to climate...
By Pamela Kan-Rice
Author - Assistant Director, News and Information Outreach
Real progress has been made in tackling the epidemic of childhood obesity since the first California Childhood Obesity Conference was held 20 years ago, but there is more work to be done. “Collectively, we have come so far,” UC Nutrition...
In low-income communities, corner markets and convenience stores abound, but residents still buy most of their groceries at supermarkets. Unfortunately, larger grocery stores are also pushing shoppers in the direction of unhealthy food. “You can't...
When Genoveva Islas was 12 years old, she was responsible for giving insulin injections to her diabetic tia, her aunt. “Tia lost her toes, lost her leg, lost her life,” Islas said. “This is a very important fight.” Islas is...
Gardening is fun…and it's an important activity. What we grow in school, home and community gardens can improve our health, and the health of our families and communities. What we grow can increase the resiliency of food systems in our...