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"im keeping it all, there predicting another cold long winter this year, im hoping to be alittle more prepared this year"
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Richard Wilts replied to natalie martinkus's discussion 'Canning: Oven vs. Water-Bath'
"Hi . this is how i can tomatoes,dill pickles and peppers--i heat the oven to 250 degrees -then i prepare the tomatoes in the jars ,place them in the oven for 70 minutes  at 250 degrees,,pickles at 250 degrees for 60 minutes,,cherry peppers at…"
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Mary Vivit replied to HOMEGROWN.org's discussion 'Homemade Soymilk 101'
"I've had great luck with the oats, too, David: a much better product and smoother taste. Alas, my soymilk maker has given up the ghost, so I'll probably try this method. I did see instructions somewhere for making soymilk using a pressure…"
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"108 deg Heat Index on the porch, tomatoes dehydrating nicely. 25 lbs down...50 to go. Even started a batch of lacto-fermented pickles today"
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The Stew: A Potluck Member Blog

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