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Food Preservation

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Canning FAQs

Q. What is wrong with the open kettle method? A. In this method, food is cooked in an ordinary kettle, then packed into hot jars

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Spice and Herb Tips

Spices vs. Herbs: What is the Difference? Herbs are the leafy part of plants, while spices are the dried seeds, bark, fruit or ground roots

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Food Preservation

Summer brings an abundance of fresh produce, sometimes so much that you don’t know what to do with all of it! You probably enjoy the

Unsafe Home Canning Practices

Some things are great to pass down through the generations. Grandma’s county fair purple ribbon apple pie filling recipe is something to cherish. Some of



Kombucha – once reserved for small-batch do-it-yourself home-fermenters is now regularly found in farmers markets, health food stores, and even many mainstream supermarkets and gas

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