Beware of what you try to can! The USDA provides guidelines to help you stay safe. This article discusses Botulism and how to prevent it.
Enjoy this jam recipe with a little history on the side!
Jerky is a great snack to have on hand. It's also perfect for backpacking, hunting, kayaking and camping trips. Making your own jerky is
Green beans or Snap beans are one of my favorite foods to preserve. I find the entire process very satisfying. From picking the rows of beans and filling up 5 gallon buckets, washing and snipping the ends to preserving the harvest.
Mmmm! Heaven in a jar!