Raw meat, poultry, and seafood should be wrapped securely and kept separate to prevent raw juices from contaminating other foods.
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Veggie bean wrap, photo from the California Nutrition Network Recipe Images, posted on the USDA images website.

Nutrition & Consumer Sciences

Welcome to our Food and Nutrition pages! Cornell Cooperative Extension of Westchester County offers low income families free Nutrition Education programs based on science-based education. We provide lots of useful information on food-related topics including food safety, USDA MYPLATE, 10 tips on food related issues, learn to read nutrition facts labels, physical activity, food portion control, and healthy eating on a limited budget. Our goal is to help you build healthy habits. Explore our links.

Last updated May 21, 2024