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Pear Ginger Jam Recipe

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SHARE THIS PAGE: We had a great kick-off weekend at the PA Farm Show! It was great to see so many of you stop by our Preservation Station to say Hello! We were busy making Pear Vanilla Jam, Pear Pineapple Marmalade, Spiced Pear Cranberry Jam, Lavender Jelly and Pear Ginger Jam from Preserving with Pomona’s Pectin […]



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PA Farm Show 1/9 – 1/10 Schedule

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SHARE THIS PAGE: Fillmore Container’s Preservation Station will be on the Main Floor in the Family Living area of the Pennsylvania Farm Show at the PA Farm Show Complex & Expo Center in Harrisburg, PA, January 9 – 16, 2016.  (Farm Show Map) Fillmore Container’s PA Farm Show Schedule Saturday, January 9 Lisa Reinhart, of […]



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Food in Jars Canning Kit Giveaway

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SHARE THIS PAGE: Marisa McClellan, a food writer, canning teacher, and dedicated farmers market shopper who lives in Center City Philadelphia, is joining us for the third year in a row at the PA Farm Show.  Marisa is the author of Food in Jars: Preserving in Small Batches Year-Round and Preserving by the Pint: Quick […]



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PA Farm Show 2016 Schedule

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SHARE THIS PAGE: We are so excited to tell you about our plans for the 2016 Pennsylvania Farm Show! Last year was such a great success, and we were pleased to see so many of you come visit us! Fillmore Container’s Preservation Station will be on the Main Floor in the Family Living area of […]



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Sweet & Savory Goodies for Gifting

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SHARE THIS PAGE: Our customers create some delectable edible goods! From butters to spreads, pickles to hot cocoa mix,  finishing salts to chutneys. All are made with exceptional ingredients that bring fantastic flavor to each jar of goodness. We hope you’ll think small this holiday shopping season and support one (or more) of these small […]



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Marisa McClellan to Teach Tomato Canning Workshop + Giveaway

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SHARE THIS PAGE: Join local canning teacher and cookbook author Marisa McClellan for a tomato canning workshop at Christina Maser Co. in Lancaster, Pennsylvania on Saturday, July 25, 2015 from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM. Reserve your tickets now. Marisa McClellan, a food writer, canning teacher, and dedicated farmers market shopper who lives in Center […]



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How to Win a Blue Ribbon for Canned Goods at the Fair

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SHARE THIS PAGE: Veteran judges, Louetta Hurst and Vicki Becker, have seen their share of judging. They’ve shared their expertise at many local & county fairs and we caught up with them at the PA State Farm Show. For a couple of years, now, we’ve been participating in the PA State Farm Show. (You can […]



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The PA Farm Show in Review

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SHARE THIS PAGE: The  PA Farm Show has come and gone. We are sad to see it go, but excited to share all the wonderful things we learned! A big THANKS to all our excellent presenters – Food in Jars, Phickle, Big Red Kitchen, Buy Fresh Buy Local, Daniel Gasteiger, Penn State Cooperative Extension, Chef […]



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Fillmore Supports Squash Hunger Event

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SHARE THIS PAGE: A lot of Butternut Squash Soup was lovingly made in York, PA this past weekend at the Squash Hunger event, organized by York County Food Alliance and the Healthy World Cafe’. The soup will be distributed to a variety of groups working to end hunger locally, including food banks and pantries, senior […]



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Cooking with Local Produce and Canning Tomatoes at the PA Farm Show

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SHARE THIS PAGE: Today, Friday January 16, 2015 we will have two demonstrations at the Family Living Stage at the PA Farm Show. First up is Buy Fresh Buy Local, a subsidiary of PASA. They will talk about how to find, choose and appreciate great local foods, and support the farmers and lands, which produce […]



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