Free Dial Gauge Pressure Canner Testing

News from Economic Development, Planning and Tourism, Posted on Mon, 04/18/2011 - 3:47pm

Dial Gauge pressure cannerWith spring upon us, and canning the summer’s harvest right around the corner, now is the time to schedule your appointment to have your Dial Gauge Pressure Canner tested for accuracy. It is essential that low-acid vegetables, meats, fish and poultry are processed by pressure canning, and each year it is important to have your Dial Gauge Pressure Canner tested to insure that the food you offer to your family is safe.

Cornell University Cooperative Extension of Allegany/Cattaraugus Counties offers free Dial Gauge Pressure Canning testing. To make an appointment in Allegany County contact Teri Violet at (585) 268-7644 #20, and for an appointment with Cattaraugus County, contact Aihme Ellis at (716) 699-2377 #113.