Shopping, Budgeting & Preparing

Food, Shopping, Budgeting & Preparing

Shopping at Colorado Farmers’ Markets

Quick Facts… An abundance of flavorful, high quality produce is grown in Colorado. Shopping at farmers’ markets offers opportunities to select ‘just picked’ fresh produce and try unique locally-made products. Following these practical tips can help you enjoy the many flavorful offerings of our local farmers’ markets. Farmers’ Market Shopping […]

Food, Shopping, Budgeting & Preparing

Cost of Preserving and Storing Food

Quick Facts… Home food preservation saves money for some people. For others it may not save anything. Costs to consider when figuring the economics of food preservation include: produce and ingredients, equipment and supplies, fuel consumption, capital outlays, time and energy, and the cost of similar food preserved commercially. Freezing […]