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On-line Food Preservation Course


Preserve @ Home is a web-based food preservation class to teach individuals how to safely preserve a variety of food products.  Participants learn how to produce high quality preserved foods and the science behind food preservation and food safety.  Preserve @ Home can also be taken as a correspondence course for those who do not have Internet access. 

 2005 spring semester dates for Preserve  @ Home (FCS 404/504 Food Preservations) are: 

  • registration by February 11 with class to begin the week of February 21. 
  • Summer and fall classes with run with the regular UI academic semester. 

You can download and print the registration form at the Boundary County website at

http://extension.ag.uidaho.edu/boundary  click on on-line  courses and follow the links.  Please mail registration form and class fees (payable to Boundary County Extension) to the address in the top right hand corner.

 If you are interested in taking the course for UI academic credit, register for FCS 404/504 Food Preservation (CRN 59621) by going to http://www.uihome.uidaho.edu/uihome/.   Under Prospective Students click on Undergraduate or Fall Semester and follow the links to Non-Degree Application and Registration.

Carol Hampton
University of Idaho Boundary County
P.O. Box 267, 6447 Kootenai
Bonners Ferry, ID 83805
Phone: 267-3235
Fax: 267-3056



Additional Links:
Consumer Food Safety: http://www.fightbac.org/main.cfm
USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service:  http://www.fsis.usda.gov/
Gateway to Government Food Safety Information: http://www.foodsafety.gov/
formación en Español:
National Center for Home Food Preservation:  http://www.uga.edu/nchfp/
ServSafe:  http://www.nraef.org/servsafe/
Idaho’s Food Stamp Nutrition Education Program: http://www.agls.uidaho.edu/enp/

The above websites are a few available on the web.  The University of Idaho CES does not endorse a specific product or service offered on these websites


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