■ Refrigerate fresh peas soon after picking or buying. Store them in an open bag or unsealed container. They should keep for about 3 days.
■ Frozen peas will keep in the freezer for up to 8 months. Keep them in a resealable freezer bag or container so you can use what you need and continue to keep the rest frozen.
■ Canned peas keep for 2 years or longer.