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Home Canned Foods

Home Canned Foods

Testing Jar Seals These three options are for two-piece metal lid system with a flat lid and a ring band.  If you use another type, follow the man...

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How Canning Preserves Foods

How Canning Preserves Foods

How Canning Preserves Foods The high percentage of water in most fresh foods makes them very perishable. They spoil or lose their quality for seve...

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Canning 101: Preserving

Canning 101: Preserving

One of the primary truths of canning has always been that while the jars and rings are reusable, the lids are not. When I teach canning classes, I’...

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