~Know what you are putting in your body - if organics are important to you, this is the best way to know that you are getting food that has not been chemically treated
~It saves money - some vegetables are very expensive, hello red peppers! Gardening supplies vs. the cost of grocery stores are no brainers, not to mention the benefits of extending the life of your fresh produce by learning how to can.
~Gaining a fulfilling hobby/skill that you can keep for life and pass on to others
The United States Botanic Garden
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