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Canning & Preserving Your Own Harvest: An Encyclopedia of Country Living Guide

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Equipped with the knowledge of when to harvest, how to harvest, and what supplies are needed to preserve your harvest, anyone can learn what it takes to create authentic, old-fashioned recipes in this age of supermarket dependence. Carla Emery's in-depth knowledge comes from her years spent with farmers and homesteaders who truly lived off the land. Culling from and expand ...more
ebook, 208 pages
Published June 1st 2010 by Sasquatch Books (first published January 1st 2009)
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Anastacia
I'm the first to admit that I've been more than a little obsessing over the idea of canning for the last couple of years - ever since we started our small garden last year with my folks. I honestly don't have the time - or the energy - for canning, but it doesn't stop me from dreaming about doing it - talking about it - or reading endless volumes on it.

I picked this book up from the library - well, technically downloaded from the digital library - and though I did read it cover to cover, I hones
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Greta
Sep 13, 2011 Greta rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I really liked this little book - it packs in a lot of information and includes some really good recipes (oven-dried tomatoes in olive oil, for example). It also includes instructions for easily making your own cheese and butter, something I've always wanted to try (must be all those Little House books I read when I was a kid). The author also includes helpful charts throughout, so you don't have to search through the individual recipes for info on how long you need to blanch a particular veggie ...more
Shari Henry
Mar 06, 2013 Shari Henry rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Co-written by Carla Emery, author of Encyclopedia of Country Living, this book covers the basics of preserving, including freezing, canning, drying, "live storage," and other cures, as well as several chapters full of recipes to get you started with this year's harvest. I'll put this one away and pull it back out in August and September, when I'm ready to put it to use.
Katie
Jul 11, 2012 Katie rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Good information but incomplete. There are many vegetables not mentioned. A decent introduction for the new food preserver.
Leah
Jul 20, 2011 Leah rated it really liked it
I thought book was awesome and I want to own it.
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