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Questions and Answers About Using a Pressure Canner - FN1415

Pressure canning is recommended for low-acid foods. Low acid foods are not acidic enough to prevent the growth of bacteria and should be processed at temperatures of 240 degrees to 250 degrees, which is attainable with pressure canners. Low-acid foods include; red meats, seafood, poultry, milk, all fresh vegetables except for most tomatoes.

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Food Preservation: Reduced-sugar or No-sugar Fruit Spreads (FN1895)

Do you like apple or grape jelly on toast, muffins or other foods? Some people are trying to consume less sugar and calories in their diet. This handout provides research-tested recipes for reduced-sugar refrigerated fruit spreads that are easy to make.

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Herb Quick Bread

Herb Quick Bread

This healthy recipe comes from NDSU Extension.

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Snickerdoodle Muffins

Snickerdoodle Muffins

This recipe comes from NDSU Extension.

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Cherry-Chocolate Scones

Cherry-Chocolate Scones

This recipe comes from NDSU Extension.

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Peanut Butter Bread

Peanut Butter Bread

This healthy recipe comes from NDSU Extension.

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Fitness Trackers: Do They Make  a Difference?

Fitness Trackers: Do They Make a Difference?

Today, these devices range from simple to sophisticated, with a variety of prices. Before you buy, you will want to consider the information available to help you find the right tracker to fit your budget, fitness, lifestyle and fashion sense.

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Healthy Eating for Infants and Children: A Guide for Parents

Healthy Eating for Infants and Children: A Guide for Parents

Where do you start on the journey toward a more nutritious diet for your child? Research suggests that lots of exposure to a variety of healthful food is the way to go.

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Winter Happens! Try These Indoor Gardening Ideas for Kids and Families

Winter Happens! Try These Indoor Gardening Ideas for Kids and Families

The winter months can give you a strong desire to grow something. If you are wanting a project for your kids this winter, why not indoor gardening?

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Introduce Your Kids to Gardening

Introduce Your Kids to Gardening

Adults like gardening, but what about kids? Most kids like video games and Legos. I’ve never heard of a kid asking Santa Claus for a new gardening trowel.

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