Canning info

Asked July 17, 2020, 4:52 PM EDT

First time canner wanting infor on how to can with a water bath and pressure canner.

Knox County Kentucky

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The Knox County Cooperative Extension Office can provide you with free publications on home canning. Their contact information is Knox County Office
215 Treuhaft Boulevard, Suite 7, Barbourville, KY 40906-7361
Phone: (606) 546-3447.

The office is open week days 8:00 - 4:30, but operating under Covid-19 regulations so please call before you go. They will be able to provide you with free printed materials.

You can also use the internet to visit The National Center for Home Food Preservation at

If you have specific questions before you are able to contact the Knox County office, please feel free to contact me directly at

Hello again!

Here is a YouTube video posted by the Whitley County Extension Agent Mattie Cornelius for beginning canners. It might be helpful, and you can also contact Mattie directly at Matti Cornelius, agent - (606) 499-1803 or Their office is also open with Covid-19 restrictions.