Home Food Preservation: Canning Tomatoes and Fruits
Tomatoes and fruits can be safely processed in a boiling water bath. Join us to learn the basic principles of canning. This workshop is presented as a demonstration and lecture.
Optional Lunch Activity
Participants are welcome to bring a lunch and view the So Easy to Preserve DVD Series on water bath canning after the scheduled workshop. Pre-registration for the DVD viewing is not required. The run time for the film is approximately 45 minutes.
Those who want to learn the basic principles of canning.
- The latest canning recommendations including acidifying tomatoes and the use of salt.
- How to can fruit with or without sugar.
- Basics of canning tomatoes, tomato sauces, and tomato juice.*
*These basics also apply to other high acid foods, such as pickles and fruits.