Virginia Tech

Cooperative Extension Service Food Preservation Publications

Link to Canning & Preserving Extension publications:
Link to Food Safety Extension publications:

Representative Food Preservation Publications

  • Boiling Water Bath Canning
  • Dry Curing Virginia-Style Ham
  • Food Storage Guidelines For Consumers
  • Freezing Fruits and Vegetables
  • Safe Processing of Meat and Poultry Jerky
  • Using Dehydration to Preserve Fruits, Vegetables, and Meats

Contact Information
Renee Boyer, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor/Extension Specialist
401-A HABB1 (0924)
Blacksburg, VA 24061
(540) 231-4330