You can learn to do it, too. The Hillsborough County Cooperative Extension Service, 5339 C. R. 579, Seffner, will be hosting the following home-canning classes:
Canning Tomatoes and Pickles at Home from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m., Oct. 17, or 1:30 to 4:30 p.m., Oct. 20
Canning Vegetables at Home, 12 to 3 p.m., Oct. 19, or 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., Oct. 20
These classes will demonstrate canning procedures and the use of equipment, and answer all your canning questions. A $5 donation is requested.
To register, go to www.hillsboroughnutrition.ifas.ufl.edu/ or call (813) 744-5519.
Check out this great video on pressure canning by Mary Keith, who teaches the canning classes at the Hillsborough Extension Office: