Today is World Clean out your Refrigerator Day. This unusual day is rumoured to have been started by the Whirlpool Corporation, but no one is sure. This day is a good reminder to clean out your fridge occasionally.
Fridges keep our food cool, allow it to last longer and prevent it from being spoiled. We take them for granted and only notice when they stop working.
Older methods of food preservation are still used, such as salting, smoking, or pickling. Here is a simple method for making bacon.
Bacon is made in four steps:
If you would like to learn more about food preservation and refrigerating farm produce, why not have a look at our eBooks and courses?
Food Preserving eBook
Preserving Meat and Fish eBook
Refrigerating Farm Produce distance learning course