How to Dry Food: Reap the Garden and Market Bounty

Learn how to dry food. Drying foods harvested from your garden or the farmers market is one of the best ways to achieve year-round local eating. Learn the secrets of easy food drying, including how to dry which foods and time-saving tips. Also includes information about your electric and solar food dehydrator options.

If you don’t have a garden, stock up on in-season produce from a farmers market to dry at home.
If you don’t have a garden, stock up on in-season produce from a farmers market to dry at home.
Photo by Eben Fodor