Entries by Melanie Gage

Carry Over

“Carry-Over” By Bill Adler, MPH, RS Technical Food Safety Consultant Last week, I visited friends who live in very rural Winona County.  They live on a piece of land I would describe as ‘God’s Country’ because it is coiffed with prairie meadows of natural flowers, tall grass, butterflies, and tall sweetcorn.  Seriously, I expected Julie […]

Should I Wash Fruits & Vegetables I Buy at the Grocery Store in a Fruit & Veggie Wash?

Should I Wash Fruits & Vegetables I Buy at the Grocery Store in a Fruit & Veggie Wash? By Bill Adler, MPH, RS Technical Food Safety Consultant Fruits and veggies from the grocery store have wax on them.  This keeps the moisture in from the time of picking to the time you buy them. But […]