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How to Dry Carrots in a Dehydrator

Oven-baked "Cheese-y" Kale Chips
Forget the potato chips: These oven-baked kale chips are just as addictively tasty but a much healthier snack.

Oven-dried Tomatoes

Cheesy Raw Vegan Kale Chips

Simple Kale Chips - Dehydrator Method
A recipe for kale chips made in a dehydrator, with a couple of variations. Raw food enthusiasts take note: the low temperature method yields a raw food product!

How to Dry Carrots in a Dehydrator
How to dry carrots so that they retain their color, flavor and nutritients

Drying Carrots - Oven Method

Butternut Squash Chips - Dehydrator Method
Crisp squash chips are easy to make in a dehydrator or in an oven. Skip the cost and grease of deep frying and try this healthy (but just as tasty) version instead.

How to Dry Mushrooms - Dehydrator Method
How to dry mushrooms in a dehydrator

How to Dry Turnips in a Dehydrator
How to dry turnips in a dehydrator

Raw Food Diets and Dehydrator "Cooking"
How to use a dehydrator to "cook" foods on a raw food diet.

How to Dry Mushrooms - Oven Method
How to dry mushrooms in your oven

Oven-baked Kale Chips
How to make kale chips in your oven

Harvesting and Drying Leafy Herbs
The best methods for drying herbs so that they keep their color, aroma and flavor.

How to Make Dry Bread Crumbs
How to make dry breadcrumbs with or without a food processor

How to Blanch and Dry Celery
How to blanch and dry celery

Oven-Dried Tomatoes Recipe
How to dry tomatoes in your oven.

How to dry tomatoes in a dehydrator.
How to dry tomatoes in a dehydrator.

How to Dry Morel Mushrooms - Dehydrator Method
How to dry morel mushrooms in a food dehydrator

Preserving Pumpkin, Butternut and Other Winter Squashes
How to preserve pumpkins and other winter squashes

How to Store Home-dried Foods
The best ways to store the foods you've dehydrated.

Drying Your Herb Harvest
Instructions for several different ways to dry your herb harvest.

How To Use a Dehydrator To Dry Herbs
How to dry herbs in a dehydrator.

How to Dry Fruits and Vegetables with a Dehydrator
Basic instructions for drying fruits and vegetables in a dehydrator.

Preserving the Harvest by Drying Tomatoes
How to dry tomatoes in your oven.

How to Make File Powder for Gumbo
How to make file powder for gumbo

How to Dry Zucchini and Other Summer Squash in a Dehydrator
How to dry zucchini and other summer squash in a dehydrator

Butternut Squash Chips - Oven Method
Crisp butternut squash chips are easy to make in your oven. Skip the cost and grease of deep frying and try this healthy (but just as tasty) version instead.

How to Dry Morel Mushrooms - Oven Method
How to dry morel mushrooms in the oven

Solar Dehydrator
How to build your own low-tech (think, made out of cardboard boxes) solar dehydrator.

How to Dry Turnips - Oven Method
How to dry turnips in your oven

How to Dry Green Beans
How to preserve green and wax beans by drying them

Blanching Vegetables Before Drying Them
Why some vegetables need to be blanched before they are dried, how to do it and how long

Soup Mix in a Jar - Gift Recipe
How to put together a gift jar of soup ingredients - just add water or soup stock and it's a meal!

How to Dry Vegetables
Here's how to dry vegetables in a dehydrator or oven. Dried vegetables are lightweight, compact and can be stored at room temperature.

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