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Guidelines for Safe Canning of Acid Foods in a Steam Canner

  • Author(s): Harris, Linda J
  • Soule, Katherine E
  • et al.
Abstract

Steam canning, or atmospheric steam canning, can be a safe as well as energy efficient method for home preservation of most high-acid foods. This leaflet explains the differences between steam canners and boiling water canners and explains how to use a steam canner safely.

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