Storing and Preserving Garden Tomatoes

This article was first published in the Manitoba Cooperator on September 1, 2016. Is there anything better than the first bite of a vine-ripened, sun-kissed garden tomato? As our first …

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Berry Time

Berry farms are preparing for their busiest season of the year: berry picking time! Check this link for the Prairie Fruit Growers Association to find a list of berry farms …

Options for Reducing Your Debts

By Judy Hannah, Home Economist Updated in June 2015 by the Manitoba Association of Home Economists Being faced with debts can be an overwhelming situation but, while there is rarely …

Tips for Using Common Food Bank Finds

Stretching food budgets and using foods donated from food banks comes second nature to many responsible for feeding children and adults in community organizations. But even the best of us …

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Accurate Nutrition Information

Updated in July 2015 by the Manitoba Association of Home Economists This is the information age. Consumers are constantly bombarded with information from television, radio, newspapers, magazines and the Internet. …

Electrical safety in the kitchen

Updated April 2020 The saying “too many cooks in the kitchen” may ring true with more people currently staying at home. Grocery stores are experiencing an increased demand for baking …