How to Can Potatoes, Sweet or White

Can you can potatoes? Of course you can! Learn how with this excerpt from the USDA Complete Guide to Home Canning.



How to Can Potatoes
Canning potatoes is a great way to preserve fresh, ready-to-eat potatoes, especially if you're short on cellar space. Learn how save all your spuds, sweet and white alike, with the USDA Complete Guide to Home Canning.
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Process Times for White Potatoes
White potatoes take less time to process than their sweet brethren. Also note that the amount of pressure required varies depending on the altitude where you live. Follow the recommended process times.
Chart From United States Department of Agriculture
Sweet Potatoes Process Time
Due to their low acidity content, potatoes must be processed using a pressure canner. Above, the recommended process times for sweet potatoes are given.
Chart From United States Department of Agriculture











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