Zenger Farm is a working urban farm that models, promotes and educates about sustainable food
systems, environmental stewardship, community development and access to good food for all. For
more information about the farm and programs, visit zengerfarm.org
11741 SE Foster Rd, Portland, OR 97266 | zengerfarm.org
Zenger Farm Workshops ~ Summer 2012
Food Preservation Series with Oregon State University Extension Service
Oregon State University Extension Service Faculty and Certified Master Food Preservers will offer a series of
hands-on food preservation classes for beginning food preservers or experienced canners who want to update
their knowledge and skills. Instruction is based in the most current, research-based information. Sign up for
one workshop or all four!
Introduction to Food Preservation: Jams & Jellies
This session will review basic techniques, necessary equipment, and up-to-date references and resources used
for all methods of food preservation. Make jams/jellies in class. Low sugar and freezer jam options included.
Taught by Oregon State University Extension Service.
Wednesday, June 27th, 6pm-9pm, $30 to $50 sliding scale
Fruits and Pie Fillings
Preservation of fruit products; canning, freezing and drying reviewed. Learn to control the amount of sugar,
to can fruit in juice and make pie fillings. Taught by Oregon State University Extension Service.
Wednesday, July 25th, 6pm-9pm, $30 to $50 sliding scale
Vegetables and Meats
Canning vegetables and meats requires use of a pressure canner. Learn safe use and care of a pressure canner,
try quick pickles and review freezing tips. Taught by Oregon State University Extension Service.
Wednesday, August 15th, 6pm-9pm, $30 to $50 sliding scale
Tomatoes, Tomato Products
Preserve your crop of tomatoes for year-round enjoyment. Review current, safe methods for tomato
preservation including “The Laws of Salsa,” and green tomato options. Taught by Oregon State University
Extension Service.
Wednesday, September 5th, 6pm-9pm, $30 to $50 sliding scale
Registration, Neighbor Discounts and Scholarships
• To learn more and register visit zengerfarm.org/workshops or call 503-282-4245.
• Residents of Powellhurst-Gilbert, Lents and Pleasant Valley Neighborhoods are offered a 15% discount.
• Scholarships are available.
 


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