Monthly Archives: September 2012

Q and A: good meat grinder, canning turkey, and disabled chicken

Good meat grinder Can you recommend a good hand-crank meat grinder? Shellie Gades Evansville, Minnesota We have a #32 size bolt-down grinder that has ground plenty of meat...

We have the very best tomatoes this year … ever

We've been filling five-gallon buckets full of tomatoes every couple of days for more than a week now. And canning, and canning… I've put...

Q and A: variety of sweet corn and half-gallon jars

Sweet corn What variety of sweet corn do you grow? During canning our sweet corn turned brown. I thought this is due to high sugar...

Q and A: True Gold corn seeds, carrots not germinating, and...

True Gold corn seed You had mentioned you grew True Gold OP corn. Where do you purchase your seed? The only place we could find...

Q and A: canning green tomatoes, canning pesto, and wringer washer

Canning green tomatoes I have read where you can can sliced green tomatoes. Is this true and if so what is the process? Robin Putman Coolville, Ohio My...