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Canning produce near Belfast me

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llkm00 Jul 17, 2011 06:28 PM

i will be in Maine during august...and wanted to know where good spots to buy canning produce...even heirloom tomatoes...I saw there
Is a farm in nh where you can pick your own heirloom tomatoes...thanks in advance!

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    dfrostnh Jul 18, 2011 09:54 AM

    Sorry but I have to ask ... when do you expect to do the canning? Tomatoes, peppers, cabbage and pickling cukes should be ok but some fresh produce like corn needs to be processed soon after picking because flavor deteriorates.

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      llkm00 Jul 18, 2011 04:17 PM

      I woudl do the canning that day or the day after depending on how far the place is! Any input would be great1 Thanks!!

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        dfrostnh Jul 20, 2011 04:31 AM

        sorry, no local experience but here's a link to PYO - best wishes.
        http://www.pickyourown.org/ME.htm

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