Lynn Blankenship

Agent for FCS

P.O. Box 55

Edmonton, KY 42129





Family & Consumer Sciences

Family and Consumer Sciences improves the quality of individual and family life through education, research, and outreach.  This multidisciplinary field focuses on building assets of individuals and families to address the perennial problems faced across the lifespan.

Family and Consumer Sciences operates within an ecological framework with the basic needs of food, clothing, and shelter at its core.  The next level emphasizes well-being with a focus on human development, parenting, resource management, nutrition, health, and aesthetics.  At the community level, Family and Consumer Sciences prepares individuals for community and economic development and activity. Professionals in Family and Consumer Sciences enable individuals and families to develop capacity for strengthening families and building community for an ever-changing society.





Canning Tomatoes and Juice


Principals of Home Canning


Canning Fruit and Fruit Products


Canning Tomatoes and Tomato Products


Canning Vegetables and Vegetable Products


Canning Poultry red meat and fish


Fermented Foods and pickled vegetables


Canning Jams and Jellies:


Home Freezing Basics


Freezing Vegetables


Freezing Fresh Fruits


Drying Foods at Home




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