Can I Re-Can Canned Foods?

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Q: If I buy fruits or vegetables at a grocery store in cans that are very large (6 pounds) — whole-kernel corn, for example — can I open them up and put them in pint jars and reseal them in a hot water bath?

Sent by Linda

Editor: Readers, do you know if you can re-can food? Is it safe to do, and does the quality of the food change?