Groceries       How long can fresh meat stay in my refrigerator?  How long can canned goods or items in my freezer be safe?  These are important questions.  Food safety at any time of the year is crucial, but even more so during this Covid-19 pandemic.  Many consumers are stocking up on groceries to be prepared for staying at home for extended periods of time.  Here are two science-based resources from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension that will help you properly store your groceries safely. 

Food storage charts can be found at the following link: