Solar Food Drying

Solar Food Drying

Participants
in this one day workshop learned to prepare a variety of fruits, vegetables
and meats for solar drying. Each participant also built and took home
a simple, effective solar food dryer.

Led
by: David Omick and Pearl Mast, who developed the dryer design and who
have used this method of food preservation extensively during their
years of living without refrigeration in the Sonoran Desert.

When:
May 5, 2001; October 19, 2002

Where:
Tucson, AZ

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Preparing fruits
and vegetables for drying

 

Placing food on drying table

Constructing small solar
dryers

 

Workshop participants
holding small solar dryer

(expandable
to make large dryer in foreground)

 


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