Canning Instructions and Tips

Canning Instructions and Tips

Learn the complete process for home canning. From water bath processing to pressure canning, discover ways you can bring the freshness of the garden to your table all year long.

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  • Pickle It!
    Tips for preserving and pickling your bountiful cucumber crop!
  • Pickle Hints
      Basic information:
  • Garden Gifts
    By Joanne Callahan Now that summer is here and the warm weather has inspired our plants and trees to "go fort... 
  • Clever Containers
    Will you be sharing your jam with others, or giving holiday gifts? Here are some ways to make your homemade preserves even more tempting....
  • We're in a Pickle
    It's a jungle out there! Yes, every time you enter the garden - vines, vines and more vines entangle your feet. Tryin... 
  • Smaller Batches
    There are many favorable points in creating small amounts of jams, sauces, pickles, and salsas.
  • Reusable Canning Lids Instructions
    How to use your reusable Tattler canning lids.
  • Canning - Can You Do It?
    To can or not to can. That is always the question. When your garden flourishes with abundant produce, what s... 
  • Canning
    Canning is by far the most common method of preserving foods for long-term storage. Preservation occurs by heat, whic... 
  • Canning Made Easy
    It takes how long!? For the beginner canner, the issue of time becomes the major stumbling block. Who w... 
  • Be A Jammer
    by Marianne Kunneman Fear of flying is quite understandable, but fear of making jam is purely incomprehensibl... 
  • How to make jams or jellies
    All jam recipes call for pectin as an ingredient. Jams must be made with pectin, because without it your jam won't s... 
  • Elusive Canning Supplies
    Are you tired of combing the nearby shopping malls and department stores looking for those elusive canning supp... 
  • Waterbath vs. Pressure Canning
    The USDA has identified two methods for canning proven safe for ridding food product of enzymes, molds, yeasts and... 
  • Testing Your Canner
    There are two basic canning methods - water bath canning and pressure canning. Before starting the canning season, ... 
  • Prep for Preserving
    Prepare your kitchen for the canning season – make sure all is ready with the newest and handiest tools.
  • Home Canning Made Easy
    by Joanne C... 
  • Jammin' with Strawberries
    Make delicious homemade strawberry jam any time of year.
  • Fresh Jam in the Morning
    If you want to taste fresh jam in the morning, you must work for it.
  • Garden Fresh Goodies
    What would summer be without all of the garden "goodies" and treats - tomatoes, green and red peppers, fresh lettuce, cu... 
  • Canning - Satisfaction Guaranteed
    Act 2 - Scene 5 Gleaming, colorful, luscious looking jars of fruit and vegetables line the shelv...