Spring 2020 - Time to re-launch the Canning Season podcast. We're updating the Canning Season website so you may see some older things here from 2015 and... Read more
Apples.  There are so many wonderful things we can make with apples.  Today I start with a foundation apple item that is easy to make and nearly everyone... Read more
Wow, is the Canning Season in full swing!  Just made some nice pickles about a week ago. Every so often I'll be putting out a list of articles I've... Read more
Every so often I'll be putting out a list of articles I've found to be interesting and worth sharing. These articles will range from growers recommendations, gardening, canning, recipes, tips, tricks, and other information... Read more
Welcome to the newest section of the Canning Season community! Every so often I'll be putting out a list of articles I've found to be interesting and... Read more
For all your hard work home canning this year, don't you think you deserve a break - and a treat?  Today I give you both as I introduce you to the concept... Read more
In home canning as well as in life, we sometimes get off our game; some call it "losing our mojo".  You know that feeling:  Things aren't quite right, we... Read more
John's Kosher Dill Pickles
Knowing how to safely pickle foods is one of the foundation skills used by home canners worldwide.  In today's episode we are joined by Roxie Dinstel from... Read more
Home Canning Cherries
The cherries are in!  Will you be home canning cherries this year?  If so, what do you plan to make?  With so many choices, you'll find the effort so... Read more
Strawberries Fresh From the Farm
No matter how long we've been cooking or home canning, there's always something new to learn.  Today's session lists the 10 things I learned when... Read more
Image of Botulism Toxin, Source: Centers for Disease Control
Today's session provides a great review on preventing botulism and food poisoning. With the new growing season underway, timing is perfect for home... Read more
Two Generations of Tomatoes Come Together
After having failed in my efforts at growing tomatoes from seed this year, I went out and bought some starter plants locally which I planted this weekend... Read more