Pressure Canner Lid Testing

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach will be offering pressure canner lids checks on June13, 2019 rom 9 am to 4 pm in the office at 26 South 17th Street in Estherville.
 
Pressure canner lids with dial gauges need to be tested annually for accuracy. This service is free of charge and you can drop off your lid/gauge ahead of time when it is convenient for you.
 
The following brands of pressure canners can be tested: Presto, National, Kook Kwik, Maid of Honor, and Magic Seal.
 
If you would like to get your pressure canner lid checked please drop them off at the Emmet County Extension office on or before June 13. Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Emmet County is open Monday-Thursday 8 am to 4:30 pm. You can call (712) 362-3434 or email xemmet@istate.edu with questions. 
If you have a question about canning, the AnswerLine provides information and resources for Iowa consumers with home and family questions. Call 1-800-262-3804 toll free Monday-Friday 9 am to noon and 1-4 pm. 
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