Meals & Drink printed March 30, 2023 – West Central Tribune

Meals & Drink printed March 30, 2023 – West Central Tribune

A cottage meals producer meals security course is offered on-line. The course focuses on meals security practices for all processes coated beneath the cottage meals regulation together with drying, baking, confections, jams and jellies, acid and acidified fruit and greens and fermentation. You’ll discover ways to produce, package deal, label, retailer and transport a protected meals product. And meals security consultants shall be accessible to reply your questions. It meets the tier 2 ($7,665 to $78,000 in gross sales) coaching requirement of the Minnesota Division of Agriculture to register as a cottage meals producer. Coaching is required each three years. As soon as registered, you’ll have entry to the web course for 3 months throughout which period you could log out and in as wanted. This course will take roughly 4 hours to finish. Price is $50 per particular person. To register for the web course, go to


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WILLMAR — Advance registration is required for all of the lessons by calling


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Neighborhood Kitchen Salsa with Home made Chips: April 27, 3:30 p.m., $8. Make salsa and chips for Cinco de Mayo. Advance registration required by April 24.

Willmar Neighborhood Training

WILLMAR — Advance registration is required for all of the lessons, register on-line at

or in particular person at Jefferson Studying Middle.

Loopy cake pops: April 24, 5:30 to 7 p.m., $35, Jefferson Studying Middle, kindergarten by means of fifth grade, teacher Charlene Bzdok. Discover ways to learn a recipe and comply with instructions to make cake pops, discover ways to use sweet melts and overview kitchen security. There shall be some to carry dwelling. Restricted house accessible.

WILLMAR — Becker Market is open 10 a.m. to five:30 p.m. weekdays and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Fabulous Finds, 414 Becker Ave. S.W., downtown Willmar. It participates with 9 different markets by means of Renewing The Countryside to combination farmers market merchandise. It is also a part of the Actual Meals Hub that gives year-round weekly supply of native produce by way of subscriptions at


Donna Middleton

Donna Middleton began working on the West Central Tribune in 1975 and has been the information assistant since 1992. She compiles the humanities, well being, farm and neighborhood web page calendars, in addition to rewrites and works on the particular sections.
She may be contacted at [email protected] or telephone 320-214-4341.