Best-Ever Solar Food Dehydrator Plans - DIY - MOTHER EARTH NEWS
These solar food dehydrator plans will help you pull the plug on grid-dependent food preservation by building the best food dehydrator available.
Cómo hacer un deshidratador de alimentos solar casero
Si te gusta la comida deshidratada, seguro que te gustaría saber cómo hacerla en casa. El secado de los alimentos te ayudará a conservarlos mas tiempo.
Reducing Losses and Improving Quality - Solar Dryers at ECHO Asia - ECHO
The ECHO Asia Impact Center has teamed up with the Horticulture Innovation Lab at University of California, Davis (UC Davis) to build and compare two solar dryers. Fruits and vegetables have the potential to be profitable commodities for small-scale farmers, but have high risk. These crops are often harvested in high volume over a short…Continue reading →
Solar Dryer Box
Solar Dryer Box: Solar dryers are a simple and energy-saving way to dry your own food, herbs, veggies and fruits alike. The solar dryer box is compact, easy to handle and can be disassembled in a few steps.The basic idea for this dryer comes from the book "Sun Wor...
Cooking with the sun
A couple of years ago I was the president of the “Parents Association” at my daughter’s school. This was a two year position, (that actually slid to two and half), and entailed a lot of work, mainly raising money for the school. However, the "Centro de Padres" was lucky enough to win a grant which…
Panel-style solar cookers are the first solar cookers that are truly affordable to the world’s neediest. In 1994, a volunteer group of engineers and solar cooks associated with Solar Cookers International developed and produced the CooKit, based on a design by French scientist Roger Bernard...
Survival Gear That’s Just Crazy Enough to Work
As technology advances in practically every other aspect of human life, the tools for surviving nature and its disasters remain relatively primitive. Is a Leatherman the best we can do? The problem is that good gear needs to be practical, safe and portable which doesn't leave much room for robotic mountain-climbing exoskeletons. We've compiled the most promising and innovative solutions we could find to common survival problems. Some are just concepts and others are already available. We…