The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and NESCO recently announced a voluntary recall of the NESCO American Harvest Gardenmaster Food Dehydrator. According to a recent press release, there have been three reports of an overheating incident resulting in smoke or fire. Although no injuries have been reported, consumers should immediately stop using the product and contact NESCO for instructions on how to receive a free electronic control module.

The product recalled includes model number FD-1020 and production date codes: 09E 0610; 09E 0624; and 09E 0903, which are molded into the underside of the dehydrator’s electronic control module.

For more information, contact NESCO at (800) 726-4457 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or visit

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