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Homemade pectin is usually made from apples or crab apples, both of which have an abundance of pectin.
Making homemade pectin is one of those things you can do to save some money and to learn as a self-reliance skill.
If there was ever a time when the stores are closed or sold out, knowing how to make pectin would be a very valuable skill that could help your family and community preserve food.
Just like everything else, the homemade version of pectin is less processed and by default more healthy than the store-bought stuff.
To read more on how commercial pectin is produced click here to see what Wikipedia says about the process. Then decide which version is better.
Bonus: Root Cellar That Can Be Used as a Bunker
Do you remember the old root cellars our great-grandparents used to have? In fact, they probably built it themselves, right in their back yard.
If you want to learn how to build a backyard bunker like your grandparents had, without breaking the bank, then you need Easy Cellar.
Easy Cellar will show you:
- How to choose the ideal site
- Cost-effective building methods
- How to protect your bunker from nuclear blast and fallout
- How to conceal your bunker
- Affordable basic life support options
Easy Cellar will also reveal how a veteran, with only $421, built a small nuclear bunker in his backyard.
- America's Natural Nuclear Bunkers: Find the Closest One to Your Home
- 56 Items to Stockpile in Your Easy Cellar