Vegetable preservation class set for July 29 in Vega

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Oldham County will be hosting an all-day class on methods of preservation Friday, July 29 in Vega. The class begins a 8:00 a.m. at the First Baptist Church of Vega located at 704 S. Main St. The fee is $40 and includes supplies, lunch and a copy of "So Easy to Preserve." "We will be covering all methods of preservation, including freezing, canning and dehydrating," said Chelsey Eicke, AgriLife Extension family and consumer sciences agent in Oldham County. The class will include hands-on experience in freezing, water-bath and pressure canning.

There is a limit of 10 slots, so reserved your spot today by calling the AgriLife Extension office in Oldham County at (806) 267-2692 during normal business hours. Participant will leave with at least two items they have canned during the class.

Friday, July 29, 2016 - 8:00am