Wide Mouth Canning Jars Didn’t Always Exist? What is all the hullabaloo about the wide mouth canning jar? Well they did not always exist. Older jars were narrower necked and more difficult to work with when trying to can larger vegetables or fruits. The narrow or regular mouth canning jar has a width of about […]
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Kerr Canning Introduces Wide Mouth Canning Jar Kerr Canning is known for it’s introduction of the wide mouth canning jar. Started as the Hermetic Fruit Jar Company by Alexander H. Kerr, it’s first products were the Economy (wide mouthed jar) and Self Sealing jars. Mr. Kerr later invented a newer version of his composition gasket, […]Ball Canning Jars, composition gasket, jarden home, Kerr Canning Jars, two part jar and lid system, Wide Mouth Canning Jars