How to Freeze or Can Pumpkins and Winter Squash
Knowing how to freeze or can pumpkins and winter squash comes in handy if you harvest a lot of them in autumn and don’t have a root cellar for winter storage. Even if you don’t grow your own pumpkins and winter squash, you may purchase extras in fall when they are plentiful at the farmers market or roadside stands. Bring them home and preserve them for later!
Pie pumpkins and some varieties of winter squash don’t have a very long storage life, even under ideal conditions. So if you can’t store them properly or use them up in a month or two, you’ll need to can or freeze them.
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