July! A Month of Food Celebrations

“Do you cook, clean, separate and chill when you grill”?

To find out more about these food safety tips, attend the “picnic-style” Lunch and Learn July 28, from 10 a.m. to noon, at the Jefferson County Multi-Purpose Building, 307 South Main St.,Fayette, Mississippi.

In recognition of three July food celebrations, the Alcorn State University Extension Program is hosting an event to observe National Grilling Month, National Picnic Month and National Hamburger Month.

Topics will include, “Grilling Food Safely,” “Cook, Clean, Separate, and Chill,” “Picnic Food Safety,” and “Basic Food Safety.”

The event is free and open to the public. To pre-register by July 26, contact the Jefferson County Extension Office at (601) 786-3131. Space and qualities are limited. First-come, first-served. Lunch will be served.

For more information, contact Jardana Brice, family and consumer science educator, Jefferson County Extension Office, 601-786-3131 or [email protected].