losing water in jar when pressure canning green beans

Asked July 28, 2016, 2:00 PM EDT

I have a pressure canner with a gage. I pressure green beans for 20 minutes on 10 lbs I am losing water out of the cans. cant find out why

Putnam County Tennessee home food preservation pressure canning

1 Response

Do you have a fan, air conditioner vent or exhaust fan running. That will cause a heat and cooling cycle that will cause water to go out.

Your casket around the canner might not be sealing properly

Hand tight lids

Further questions contact Michelle Parrot in the Putnam County UT Extension Office-931-526-4561