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Cottonwood District

Cottonwood District

Barton County Office

3007 10th Street
Great Bend, KS 67530

620-793-1913 fax

Ellis County Office

601 Main Street
Hays, KS 67601

785-621-2002 fax


Home Canning and Food Preservation

Whether it’s a family tradition, controlling the ingredients, or having garden fruits and vegetables available all year around, home canning and preservation are great ways to fulfill all these desires.

USDA Complete Guide to Home Canning.

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K-State Rapid Response Center food preservation resources.

Find Your Elevation

Don't know your city's elevation to adjust processing time? Just click on the map, type in your city and state in the search bar then click "find" to see your custom elevation appear in red below the map image on the redirected page.

elevation map of kansas

Preserve It Fresh, Preserve It Safe Newsletter

documnet for home canning

pH Values Of Common Foods and Ingredients