The Solar Food Dryer

The Solar Food Dryer

How to Make and Use your Own High-performance, Sun-powered Food Dehydrator

Book - 2005
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The Solar Food Dryer describes how to use solar energy to dry your food instead of costly electricity. With your own solar-powered food dryer, you can quickly and efficiently dry all your extra garden veggies, fruits, and herbs to preserve their goodness all year long—with free sunshine! Applicable to a wide geography—wherever gardens grow—this well-illustrated book includes:

• Complete step-by-step plans for building a high-performance, low-cost solar food dryer from readily available materials
• Solar energy design concepts
• Food drying tips and recipes
• Resources, references, solar charts, and more

Eben Fodor is an organic gardener with a background in solar energy and engineering. He works as a community planning consultant in Eugene, Oregon.

The only book in print devoted to solar food drying.

Publisher: Gabriola Island, B.C. : New Society Publishers, c2005
ISBN: 9780865715448
Branch Call Number: 641.44 F6833s 2005
Characteristics: xv, 121 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm


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