Upcoming Events



Preserving Summer’s Bounty

                       

Talladega Canning
Preserving Summer’s Bounty

 Preserving Summer’s Bounty

July 26, 2018

Presented by

Angela Treadaway from the Alabama Cooperative Extension System

at

Talladega County Extension Office

132 North Court Street

Talladega, AL 35160

1 – 4pm

Fee: $10 to cover supplies

 

We will cover canning low acid foods (vegetables) in a pressure canner, high acid foods such as jams, jellies, pickles, etc and we will also discuss freezing fruits and vegetables.  At the end we will prepare and process low sugar peach jam (which you will carry a jar home).   You will receive a Food Preservation in Alabama Book and handouts.

This will be taught by Angela Treadaway – Regional Extension Agent.  If you are interested in attending please call and pre-register with the Talladega County Extension Office at 256-362-6187 or if you have questions contact Angela at treadas@aces.edu.

Preserving Jams and Jellies

Does giving gifts for Christmas from your Kitchen often give you that ”Warm Fuzzy Feeling”?  Would you like to learn how to make some interesting different kinds of jams and jellies to give this year?  Come to a program being offered at the Talladega Extension Office by Regional Extension Agent in Food Safety Angela Treadaway.   In the class you will learn how to make  Pear Ginger Preserves and Habanero – Apricot Jelly.  We will also teach you some creative ways to decorate your homemade jams and jellies and sample several different kinds too.  The class will be November 14th from 1-3pm at the Talladega County Extension Office.  There is a fee of $10 dollars to cover the cost of supplies.  You will go home with two jars ready for decorating and giving for Christmas as well as with many new recipes for other types of jams and jellies. Class will be limited to 20 participants so please call today if you are interested in attending.  Call the Talladega County Extension Office at 256- 362-6187 or if you have questions on preserving foods call Angela Treadaway Regional Extension Agent in food safety and preservation who will be teaching the class at 205-410-3696 or email at treadas@aces.edu.

Please click the below link for a printable flyer.

Talladega County Flyer for Nov 2017

Alabama Master Gardener Program

Please click Master Gardener Application in order to download an application. You may mail in or drop off the application to Extension Office at 132 North Court Street, Talladega, AL 35014. An application can be picked up at the Extension Office between the hours of 8:00 am and 4:30 pm.