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Bread And Butter Pickle Recipe For Canning

So I’ve proven I’m really not good at daily postings. And because I’ve been so darn busy this entire summer, I haven’t been good at posting anything lately (truth be told – its been 5 months). 496 more words

Food Storage And Canning

Storing home canned food: metal rings off or on?

Home canning requires jars, lids, and rings (metal screw bands).  You place the food in the jar, position the metal lid on with the gasket side down, screw on the ring, and then process your jars.   798 more words

CSA Newsletter, Week 13

Back to the Fields

CSA Pick-up August 24 & 27

Our week-long Elmore vacation with Edge’s family went fast, and though we did spend some time in the fields, it was just enough to harvest and water…and take almost all of our onions out of the field!   531 more words


Preserving the Harvest: Quick Sweet Pickles

I’m an insomniac and a night owl, which is why I was still finishing up making the jars of pickles you see above at 2:00 a.m. 450 more words

The Sunshine Thiry Blog

Apple, Blueberry, Peach Preserves

What?  Why?  How?!!!

What to do with an abundance of fresh fruit at their peak of ripeness?… Can it!  No, not trash it… Can it, as in preserve it.   485 more words


Complete Guide to Home Canning: useful, thorough, and free!

Occasionally the government does something rather useful.  The National Center for Home Food Preservation is one of those useful things resulting from a partnership between the county extension at the University of Georgia and the United States Department of Agriculture.   161 more words


Preserving the harvest: making and canning mock "apple" pie filling using your overgrown zucchini.

Psst…hey you, you wanna buy a zucchini?  I can get you a great deal on half a ton! ;)

My zucchini vines overfloweth…

Now I like zucchini and will happily eat it sauteed with garlic, onions, and tomatoes every night.   593 more words