Using a Pressure Canner

A pressure canner may be used for both low and high acid foods however, the first time using a presure canner can be very intimidating. One important aspect of pressure canning is knowing how much to adjust the pressure according to your altitude.

Below is a chart with this information.


Here is a video that will help you get an understanding of how a pressure canner works and how to adjust the pressure gauge.


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