Official Notice: Oct. meeting of Union County Commission rescheduled from 10/17/19 to 10/22/19 at 6pm. For more information Click Here

Union County Farmers Market

Remaining Cannery dates for 2019: Oct 8th & 22nd and Nov 12th & 19th
Note: these are ALL TUESDAYS

Canning Plant

 


Location:
148 Old Smokey Rd
Blairsville, GA 30512
Hours:
Tuesdays & Thursdays
6:00am - noon
July 9 - Oct 3, 2019
And the following Tuesdays: Oct 8th & 22nd, Nov 12th & 19th
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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Announcements
Official Notice: Oct. meeting of Union County Commission rescheduled from 10/17/19 to 10/22/19 at 6pm. For more information

Official Notice
Due to scheduling conflicts, the October meeting of the Union County Commission will be rescheduled from Thursday, October 17, 2019 to Tuesday, October 22, 2019 at 6:00 pm.