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Where to store food in the refrigerator

Where to store food Inside of refridgeratorTop Shelf: Milk, dairy items, eggs. Keep eggs in their original carton.

On the middle shelf: Non-leafy veggies and fresh fruit. Leftovers.

Bottom Shelf: Raw meats and fish. Keep these items in the original packaging to avoid introducing bacteria and place on tray to catch any liquids.

In the vegetable crisper: Produce such as leafy greens, peppers, and broccoli do best in this refrigerator drawer. It is best to keep each type of fruit and vegetables separated. For example, apples release a natural gas called ethylene that can wilt, or rot other produce so it is best to keep them in a crisper by themselves. Do not wash produce until you are ready to use them. Read More →