Monthly Archives: January 2016

Q and A: steam canning and drying cornmeal

Steam canning Have you heard the latest news from the National Center for Home Food Preservation (NCHFP)? Last September, they announced that a researcher...

Q and A: elderberry syrup, candied dill pickles, and growing sweet...

Elderberry syrup I have a questions about elderberry syrup for the flu. All the recipes I have found on line start with either fresh...

More snow!

The dogs love it. They get to ride in the snowplow truck with Will. They can't wait. Spencer got disgusted because Bill's dog, Buddy,...

Q and A: canning broth, cloudy broth, canning potatoes, and canning...

Canning broth When canning with chicken or beef stock would I consider this meat and use the higher canning time required? Judith Almand Lithia, Florida No....

Finally, I got a box of books

Hey, I'll admit the wait was my fault. After the holidays we had a cash flow crunch. But we were excited when I could...