MU Extension events calendar
Professional development events
- April 6 to 7, 2015
Advancing Renewables in the Midwest 2015
- April 8, 2015
Scholastic Journalism Day 2015
- April 9, 2015
1st Annual Missouri Bridge Conference
- April 20 to 22, 2015
2015 Midwest Symposium on Therapeutic Recreation and Adapted Physical Activity
- April 21 to 22, 2015
Changing the Future of Childhood Obesity: Aligning and Amplifying Statewide Efforts
- May 12 to 14, 2015
66th Annual Traffic and Safety Conference
- May 27 to 29, 2015
2015 IPG Symposium
- June 1 to 5, 2015
2015 Agricultural Lenders School
- June 3 to 7, 2015
FRTI Summer Fire School 2015
- June 4 to 5, 2015
Emerging Issues in Agricultural Lending Symposium
- June 10 to 12, 2015
Cambio de Colores 2015
- July 7 to 8, 2015
2015 Missouri Dairy Grazing Conference
Food Preservation Workshops - Farmington (Session 1 of 3)
Monday, June 24, 2013, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Memorial United Methodist Church
Karsch Blvd., Farmington MO map...
Learn basic techniques for pressure canning, water bath canning, making jams and jellies and drying fruits, vegetables and jerky at home.
June 24-- Canning Fruits and Vegetables. Topics include a water bath and pressure canning demonstration. Learn to select and care for canning equipment as well as prepare food for canning, process it correctly, and check for seals.
July 8 --Preparing Jams and Jellies. Explore traditional ways to prepare jams and jellies, as well as alternative sweet spreads prepared with Splenda. Topics include sterilizing jars, water bath processing of jams and jellies, pectin products, freezer jams, and recipe sources for specialty jams.
July 22 -- Drying Fruit, Vegetables, and Jerky. Learn safe methods to dry jerky, fruit leather, fruits, and vegetables despite humid conditions.
More information about this event
Canning Basics - Learn safe methods for canning both fruits and vegetables for home use. Topics include a water bath canning and pressure canning demonstration.
Contact University of Missouir Extension - St. Francois County: Phone 573-756-4539
$25 for all three sessions