Notice of Called Meeting & Notice of Public Hearing Special Use Permit & Variance.....For more info Click Here

Union County Farmers Market

Canning Plant open Tuesdays & Thursdays beginning July 5th
We open at 6:00am and all product must be in jars ready for processing by noon

Canning Plant

For a list of 2018 Canning Workshop & Classes: click here


Location:
148 Old Smokey Rd
Blairsville, GA 30512
Hours:
Tuesdays & Thursdays
6:00am - noon
Starting July 5, 2018
Contact:
Manager: Mickey Cummings
Asst. Manager: Kristy Peney
Phone: (706) 439-6043
Email: cannery@uniongov.com

25 cents per pint •  35 cents per quart


What to bring: Jars, lids, bands, product to be canned, your recipe and all ingredients.  You are welcome to bring your own bowls, knives, measuring cups, spoons, funnels etc. but we do have these item at the cannery for your use.


Procedure:

1. Upon arrival register at the table inside the front door and obtain your number.
2. Come inside and sign up for a cooking pot (if needed) and find an empty workspace.
3. Prepare your product for cooking (wash, peel, trim, etc.).
4. Cook your product.
5. Write your registration number on lids (with Sharpie) and immerse your lids in hot water.
6. Put your hot product in jars.
7. Put lids/bands on your jars and tell a staff member they are ready to be processed.
8. Return after designated time to pick up and pay for your product.


Check out this great video on the Union County Canning Plant: Canning Plant Video


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Notice of Called Meeting & Notice of Public Hearing Special Use Permit & Variance.....For more info

Official Notice: There will be a CALLED MEETING of the Union County Alcohol Board on Tuesday, September 18, 2018 at 3:30 pm at the Union County Community Center located at 129 Union County Rec Road, Blairsville, GA 30512.
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The Union County Commissioner will hold a Public Hearing on Thursday, September 20, 2018, at 5:00 p.m. at the Union County Courthouse, 65 Courthouse Street, Courtroom A, Blairsville, Georgia. The Commissioner will review an application by Jennifer B. Alewine, as attorney for Verizon Wireless, requesting a Special Use Permit and Variance to allow for the location of a telecommunications tower on property located at Pat Colwell Road, Parcel 037 004A of Union County, Georgia. A final decision on the Special Use Permit and Variance will be rendered at a Called Meeting on Tuesday, October 2, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. at the Union County Courthouse, 65 Courthouse Street, Blairsville, Georgia.