Keep Your Picnics Safe This Summer

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Wisconsin Department Of Health And Family Services

Summer Picnic Safety


With summer picnics and grilling in full swing in Wisconsin, state health officials are reminding people to keep summer meals safe by following proper food handling and preparation tips.

"People should take precautions while preparing and eating food during the summer months because bacteria that causes food poisoning grows more rapidly with warmer temperatures," said Dr. Sheri Johnson, State Health Officer.

There are four basic steps you can follow to help keep your summer meals safe: