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Stop Wasting Money: Reduce Food Waste

  1. It all starts with a list   Planning menus and making a shopping list makes it possible to plan your purchases around store sales and coupons. It also means you’re only purchasing food with a plan. No impulse purchases means less food waste. Being prepared saves money, too. Discover even more ways to save money at the grocery store! 2. Utilize food scraps   Do you throw the ends of the bread loaf into the trash? Is your compost bin full of veggie scraps? Start [...]

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8 Tips for Freezing Food with a Vacuum Sealer

We’ve put together eight tips for freezing food with a vacuum sealer that will help you save your food — and money 1. How to pre-freeze   What happens when you put fresh berries in a freezer bag and suck the air out? You get squashed fruit. Spread out and pre-freeze items like fruits, veggies, and meatballs on cookie sheets. Pre-freeze saucy items like soups and pastas in plastic containers. Pack food down with a spoon or spatula before you pre-freeze to [...]

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Ten Essential Food Processing Safety Tips

1. Metal Detectable Gloves Always wear metal detectable gloves when handling food. Metal detectable gloves are designed to keep workers safe and comfortable while handling equipment. These gloves also help keep consumers safe in case part of the glove gets mixed into the food.   2. Leave Jewellery At Home   Rings, necklaces and other types of jewellery can cause body parts to be pulled into machinery causing serious injury. Make sure to remove all jewellery before starting your work day. You can also safely store [...]

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