Did You Know these little tidbits about Food Storage Info?







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The history of canning food begins back in 1809.


Most veggies should be kept at cool temperatures like around 45-55 degrees Fahrenheit.


Many people do not understand the importance of the climate and the conditions surrounding wine storage.


One rule of thumb is never wash meat before storing.


Egg whites are considered the measuring stick for all other proteins, because it contains all the amino acids needed for human consumption.


Excessive moisture or humidity can cause your spices, seasonings to loose their flavor


There are basically 3 types of TV Cooking Shows.


The U.S. Food and Drug Administration banned the sale of turtles smaller than 4 inches wide in 1975 to prevent the spread of salmonella.


About 20% of all children in the country are considered overweight, with another 10% being high risk for becoming overweight before they reach their twenties.


You should look for a diabetic diet that will continue to give you four servings of vegetables, two to three servings of milk and two to four servings of fruit.




For some reason, during the 1960's and 1970's the concept of organic food became a separate entity to the 'normal' food we were then buying.


To qualify to sell organic foods, you must follow the standards set by the National Organic Program.


There are over 300,000 fast food locations in the U.S.


The majority of food service degrees will be earned by attending a school with a hospitality or culinary program, although there are a few online programs as well.


Always use the FIFO method: First In, First Out. When you purchase new items, rotate the older items to the front to be used first.


Coupons are born! Asa Candler, the druggist who bought the formula for Coca-Cola for $2,300, gives out handwritten tickets for a free glass of his new fountain drink.


The E Coli organism


Generally, when we hear about the FDA (Food and Drug Administration) “ordering” a recall, it has actually only made a written request.


National Hand Washing Awareness Week is the first full week of December each year.


You can negotiate for a lower interest rate on your credit card.