Canning your own food will not only save you money at the grocery store but it will give your family “food insurance” if SHTF.
I touched on this a little in my
6 Secrets of Hot Water Bath Canning You May Not Know article. Now is the perfect time to start canning or if you are new to this, start learning all the things you need to do to be able to can all of your veggies when the time comes.
Remember, canning is used for entire meals, meats and veggies, a lot of people think its just meats. Once you purchase your canner and jars you are pretty much set! I would recommend the Granite Ware 0718-1 Enamel-on-Steel Canning Kit, 9-Piece as a hot water bath canner and the Presto 01781 23-Quart Pressure Canner and Cooker as a pressurized canner.
I found a great article from simplebites.net which goes into 9 great reasons you should be canning, if you haven’t started canning read this article…