Food Storage and Preservation

Food Safety Poster Freezing and Food Safety

USDA. Food Safety and Inspection Service.

Learn about freezing foods with topics like food safety, product quality, and nutrient retention.


freshpear Raw Produce: Selecting and Storing it Safely

DHHS. FDA. Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition.

Follow-these safe handling-tips when buying, storing, and preparing fresh fruits and vegetables.


Refrigerator & Freezer Storage Chart

DHHS. FDA. Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition.

Know how long food items should be stored in the refrigerator or freezer.


Pressure canner USDA Complete Guide to Home Canning

USDA. Extension Service.

Can food safely with these complete guidelines.


pH Values of Various Foods

DHHS. FDA. Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition.

Find pH values of vegetables, fruits, dairy, meats and bakery products.


Commodity Food Fact Sheets & Recipes

USDA. Food and Nutrition Service.

Provides nutrition information, storage information, and recipes for commodity foods.


Food Safety at Home

DHHS. Food and Drug Administration.

Learn food safety techniques such as purchasing safe food, practicing safe handling while in the kitchen, and properly storing food and leftovers. Also available in PDF|120 KB.


Playing It Safe With Eggs

DHHS. FDA. Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition.

Learn how to select, cook, and store eggs to avoid contamination and complications with foodborne illness.