How to Can Food at Home – Quick Guide to Safe Home Canning

How to Can Food at Home – Quick Guide to Safe Home Canning

To can food at home, you combine canning safe glass jars, lids with rubber gaskets, food that’s safe for canning and the right heat processing. Home canning allows you to preserve almost any food – even entire meals – but you need to follow the rules. In this post I’ll discuss how to can food…

Getting Started Beekeeping – Iron Oak Farm’s First Hive

Getting Started Beekeeping – Iron Oak Farm’s First Hive

This is a guest post by Jennifer Sartell of Iron Oak Farm sharing their experience with getting started beekeeping. It’s amazing to see our little farm growing, taking shape in the nooks and crannies of our property. So steady, so quiet, it moves along. I look out over our pumpkin patch and see the giant gourds,…