Ball® FreshTECH Automatic Home Canning System

Rating: 3.5 | 23 Reviews

The Ball® FreshTECH Automatic Home Canning System is all about taking the guesswork out of canning. It’s made with SmartPRESERVE™ technology, a suite of sensors that control the time and temperature needed to can popular Ball® recipes all on its own. These recipes are preprogrammed into the appliance, so we can guarantee your food will be perfectly preserved every time!

Automatic Home Canners vs. Traditional Water Bath Canners

  • Preserves recipes up to 30% faster.
  • Uses up to 60% less energy.
  • Uses up to 85% less water.
  • Will automatically adjust for altitude.

Let's Get Canning!

  1. Step

    Home Canner - Step 1

    Select and prep an Automatic Home Canner recipe.

  2. Step

    Home Canner - Step 2

    Put jars into Auto Canner and press the recipe's number on the touch pad.

  3. Step

    Home Canner - Step 3

    That's it! Your Auto Canner will chime when your food has been perfectly preserved. Jars are shelf-stable for up to a year.

Home Canner Details

  • Preserve produce for season-fresh flavor all year long
  • Features the 118-page "Everyday Canning" Recipe Book and Meal Creations Guide
    • Includes 26 of our most popular jam, jelly, fruit, pickle, tomato, sauce and salsa recipes
    • Includes 25 creative meal-planning ideas to help share your fresh preserved ingredients with friends and family
  • We're always working out new recipes to add to, so head here to see what else you can preserve!
  • Pre-heats jars
  • No stove top required! It'll operate on any surface where there's a power outlet.
  • User Manual
  • 1-year limited warranty
AutoCanner Diagram

Product Details


  • Safe to touch when in use
  • Electrical unit that houses the heating element
  • Touch pad for recipe selection
  • LED display panel
  • Hinged, locking lid

Jar rack

  • Keeps jars from touching the bottom of the pot.
  • Removable
  • Dishwasher safe

SmartPRESERVE Technology

  • Temperature, altitude, and time sensors assure perfect preservation

Inner pot

  • Jar capacity: 3 quarts, or 4 pints, or 6 half-pints.
  • Removable
  • Dishwasher safe

Premium jar lifter

  • Safely place and remove jars

Recipe Booklet and Owner's Manual

  • 26 popular home canning recipes and 25 meal-planning ideas
  • More recipes available here, with more being added all the time
Edison Awards 2014 Nominee

Ball® FreshTECH Automatic Home Canning System is proud to be a 2014 Edison Award Nominee! It's truly an honor to be counted among the most innovative products and services of the year.

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