Links to articles, photos, and other sites related to solar food drying
Solar Food Drying Articles on the Web
Preserving the Harvest: Learn why and how to use the sun to dehydrate foods
Sensible Solar Drying
Super-Simple Solar Food Drying
Drying Herbs in a Solar Dehydrator
Want Summer Flavor to Last All Year? Use a Solar Food Dehydrator
Solar Food Dryers Blog
Build a Solar Food Dehydrator
Drying Produce with the Sun
Drying Food with the Sun
Solar Food Dryers
Solar Food Dryer Designs and Photos
One of our SunWorks Kits made it to Italy. This photo shared with us on Facebook is labeled "Pomodori time in Villa Moltini Italy."
Two SunWorks dryers were built for this small farm in the Vancouver, BC area.
Larger version of SunWorks dryer built by Devon Bonady at Lane Community College in Eugene, Oregon.
A French version of the SunWorks dryer built with boards instead of plywood.
Photos of SunWorks dryers in Zimbabwe and South Africa
Leaf for Life solar dryer has an interesting design with instructions.
The Appalachian Solar Food Dryer by Dennis Scanlin, Home Power, issue#69, page 24 (Feb/Mar 1999) This is a good indirect solar dryer design.
Solar Food Dryer Designs from MIT ATS Program Website (Note: metal may get hot!)
The Kerr-Cole Sustainable Living Center has solar dryer plans available for a nominal cost.
More Fun in the Sun...
Sundials on the Internet
History and information about sundials
The Solar Cooking Archive
More Solar Cooking info
More Solar Projects:
Build It Solar
Solar Energy For Homes
Living Foods Quality Food Dehydrators
Other Helpful Resources
Explanation for difference between “solar time” and clock time:
Nutritive Value of Foods (Guide)