Tag: food safety

Emergency Resources, Food Safety

Food Safety: Before A Flood

Floods can develop slowly and other times a flood can develop in minutes without visible rain signs, called flash floods. Flooding can occur from storms that produce heavy rainfall in a short amount of time, prolonged rain over several days, or when debris builds up causing a river or stream […]

Colorado Grown Produce, Colorado Grown Vegetables, Food

Colorado Rhubarb

Rhubarb is a member of the buckwheat family (Polygonaceae). The stalks are extremely tart with a texture similar to celery. Rhubarb is technically a vegetable, even though it is most commonly prepared like a fruit in sweetened desserts. To some, it is even known by its nickname, ‘pie plant.’ Rhubarb’s […]