CIRCLEVILLE – The Ohio State University Extension Office is offering free pressure canner gauge testing beginning next week at its local facility.
Pressure canner gauges should be tested each year for accuracy. Please note weighted gauges do not need tested.
Anyone interested in this free testing should contact the OSU Extension Office to schedule for one of the available dates: 1 to 3 p.m. July 16; 10 a.m. to noon July 20; 1 to 2 p.m. July 22; or 10 a.m. to noon July 31.
For more information, contact Michelle Treber, educator, at 740-474-7534 or [email protected].
Presto also provides free testing for the cost of shipping for many canner brands. Contact [email protected] or 1-800-877-0441 for details.
This article originally appeared on The Pickaway News Journal