Food Storage and Preservation

Pressure canner National Center for Home Food Preservation

National Center for Home Food Preservation.

Learn about safe canning, freezing, curing and other forms of home food preservation.


USDA Complete Guide to Home Canning

USDA. Extension Service.

Guidelines for the safe canning of food.


Can You Freeze These Foods?

University of Nebraska Cooperative Extension.

Learn how to freeze food properly for later use.


Food Keeper

Food Marketing Institute.

Search for food storage information for a specific food or learn about the shelf life of fresh, frozen, and prepared foods that you find in your local grocery store.


Vegetables in a crate Freezing Fruits and Vegetables (PDF | 57 KB)

Iowa State University Extension.

Explore methods of freezing various types of produce.


Tips on Choosing Produce and Keeping it Fresh...and Safe from Plant to Palate (PDF | 74KB)

North Dakota State University. Cooperative Extension Service.


Deer Wild Side of the Menu: Field to Freezer (PDF | 548 KB)

North Dakota State University. Cooperative Extension Service.

Learn to properly prepare, cook and preserve wild game meat.


Wild Side of the Menu: Preservation of Game Meats and Fish (PDF | 285 KB)

North Dakota State University. Cooperative Extension Service.

Learn about the various methods of preserving game and fish.