home gardening and perserveing

Asked September 7, 2015, 12:25 PM EDT

do u have classes and info on home vegetable gardening and preserving

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1 Response

Hi! Yes, we have a lot of information on both. And there are many publications to choose from. If you have specific questions about either, feel free to call our office at 502-569-2344. We have agents that can help you. We have classes throughout the year. Check out the Upcoming Events tab on our webpage (jefferson.ca.uky.edu) for class listings (this is updated often, so keep checking back) http://warehouse.ca.uky.edu/ces_events/?t=4&e=111

For more general information on gardening, try this link for Home Vegetable Gardening in Kentucky: http://www2.ca.uky.edu/agc/pubs/id/id128/id128.pdf

For general information on preserving, try these links (please keep in mind that correct canning processes are necessary to produce a safeproduct, if you have any questions, please call our office) :
Home Canning Basics http://www2.ca.uky.edu/agc/pubs/FCS3/FCS3578/FCS3578.pdf
Home Freezing Basics http://www2.ca.uky.edu/agc/pubs/fcs3/fcs3334/fcs3334.pdf
Home Canning Jams, Jellies and Other Soft Spreads: http://www2.ca.uky.edu/agc/pubs/FCS3/FCS3579/FCS3579.pdf
Home Canning Vegetables: http://www2.ca.uky.edu/agc/pubs/FCS3/FCS3583/FCS3583.pdf
Home Canning Fruit:
http://www2.ca.uky.edu/agc/pubs/FCS3/FCS3584/FCS3584.pdf

I hope this helps. Please feel free to browse all of the University of Kentucky's publications at: http://www2.ca.uky.edu/agcomm/pubs.asp

Thanks!