There is a way to season cast iron pans, what is the procedure?
Here are the steps I follow:
Scott: Southerners know how to do this!
and NEVER EVER use soap/detergent on the pan ... rinse in HOT water only!!!
If it's new rinse in hot water, dry well. rub oil of your choice on the outside and inside liberally, then put in the oven on 200 degrees for an hour more.