Skagit Farmers Supply

Month: May 2013

Canning 101

Canning is an easy and inexpensive way to preserve fresh produce, meats, sauces and jams. Getting started can be intimidating, but with some basic knowledge and the proper supplies, nearly anyone can safely can food at home. The easiest method for beginning canners is called the “water bath method.” Equipment: Canning jars Lids and rings… Read More »

3 Awesome Pet Calming Tips

Travel, unfamiliar visitors, loud noises and separation anxiety can turn normally well-behaved pets into hyper and destructive animals. While this behavior is frustrating, it can often be remedied without resorting to desperate measures. Try these tricks to help calm anxiety and reduce unwanted behavior in pets. 1) Treats and Toys Separation anxiety is one of… Read More »