Welcome to Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Somerset County. Here, you will find the latest news and upcoming events from 4-H Youth Development, Family & Community Health Sciences, and Agricultural & Natural Resources. RCE of Somerset County helps both youth and adults improve their knowledge and skills, and resolve problems in the areas of food, nutrition, health and wellness; food safety; agriculture; environmental and natural resource management; and youth development. This is accomplished through the use of science-based knowledge and university research. RCE is an educational organization within the New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station at Rutgers, The State University.
Family & Community Health Sciences (FCHS) presents two Home Food Preservation Workshops:
CANNING WORKSHOP: May 9, 2017 - 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm. Learn safe home food preservation methonds. Participants will make and take home cauliflower pickles.
FREEZING & DEHYDRATING WORKSHOP: May 16, 2017 - 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm. Learn to use a food dehydrator to dry herbs, vegetables & fruit. Participants will make a freezer jam and take home a sample.
Cost per workshop is $15/pp or $25/pp for both workshops. Pre-payment is required. Receipt of payment confirms your spot. Registration is due by Friday, May 5, 2017. Class size is limited.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 908-526-6295 to register. Make checks out to "FCHS Advisory Council".
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