Jarden Corporation is a leading provider of a wide range of consumer products including the popular Ball canning and preserves jars; the name is based on the combination of the heritage of the Ball Mason Jar ("Jar") with the concept of the products being used in the home ("den"). Ball has helped Americans preserve garden fresh produce since 1884; when you seek to put up fruits or vegetables or create natural, healthy food for your baby, you want nothing but the finest canning, feeding and food storage supplies to ensure fresh, flavorful and safe results. The product line represents the American past, present and future and encompasses items such as plastic freezer jars, beginner's home canning kits, American–made glass canning jars, Mason jars and jelly jars and home preserving recipe and instruction books. Rely on the trusted canning authority for over a century and learn how easy, fun and beneficial home canning can be.