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Union County Canning Plant is closed until July 2020.
Thanks for a great year!

Canning Plant


Location:
148 Old Smokey Rd
Blairsville, GA 30512
Hours:
Will reopen July 2020
Tuesdays & Thursdays
6:00am - noon
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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Announcement #2 There will be a CALLED MEETING of the Union County Commission on
Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. located at 65 Courthouse Street, Blairsville,
Georgia in Courtroom A.

The purpose of this meeting will be to approve all items on the Agenda from the January 16, 2020 County Meeting as they were presented by the County Clerk.

No other business will be conducted.