Monthly Archives: July 2014

We’re making hay while the sun shines

We've finally been given a week's worth of nice sunny weather so we're making good use of it. Yesterday Will baled 14 big round...

Q and A: pickles with alternative sweetener, canning teriyaki sauce, and...

Pickles with alternative sweetener I would love to try your pickle recipe, however I am allergic to processed sugar and need to know if I...

Q and A: corn relish and dry milk for emergency use

Corn relish I just made my first batch ever of corn relish, but ran short on pickling brine toward the end. I went ahead and...

Harvest time has begun

We're so happy. Not only is our haying under full swing but I'm starting to can like mad! I've already put up two nice...

Q and A: canning spaghetti sauce, canning potatoes, and cucumber beetles

Canning spaghetti sauce Why is it okay to water bath can salsa but not spaghetti sauce? Katie Gilbert Milo, Iowa You can certainly can spaghetti sauce without...