freedom, we built up our canning supplies. An investment on the front end to benefit in the long run. We typically watch for sales on canning jars e.g. few years ago Walmart had crazy sale on canning jars. NOTE the instructions for canning meats compared to say canning tomatoes. Funny factoid about canning ….during Napoleonic Wars France was trying to discover a way to preserve food to feed troops and ‘science’ of canning took off.
USDA Complete Guide
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