Cooperative Extension Service
Bernalillo County
Food Preservation

Bernalillo County
Cooperative Extension Service

1510 Menaul Blvd NW Ext
Albuquerque, NM 87107
Phone: 505-243-1386
844-409-0562 (Toll Free)
Fax: 505-243-1545

Tip Sheets and Suggestions for Home Food Preservation done safely.

For specific questions, please contact your local food science or home economics extension agent.

Food Preservation News

2020 Master Food Preserver Certification Course
Two part program consisting of 8 weekly webinars followed by a 3-day face-to-face lab class. Click for webpage to find registrations links (one for each part). Fee: $160 covers Manuals, Materials, & Supplies; does not include lodging or transportation to Las Cruces for Part II Face-to-Face course work.

  • Part I - Friday Webinars (Online): 12 PM-1:30 PM, Fridays, Jan. 24 - Mar. 20, 2020.
  • Part II - Hands-On Lab (Las Cruces): 8 AM-5 PM, Mar. 25 & 26; and 8 AM - Noon, Mar. 27, 2020

Additional Resources

Food Preservation
Hunting season is in full swing! Check out this quick and easy recipe for jerky [outside link], shared by our own Nicole Jacobs on a recent episode of New Mexico Living.

Visit NMSU Food Publications Page for more resources related to food or Google [your desired food topic +]. Keep in mind that New Mexico is higher in Elevation than many parts of the US and recipes may need to be adjusted accordingly.