August is National Simplify Your Life Month

August is National Simplify Your Life Month. Doesn't that sound nice? Preparing meals and stretching a food budget can take up a considerable amount of time and energy. Having a Harvest Right home freeze dryer can drastically reduce the amount of time and energy you spend in the kitchen. (It can also save you hundreds

By | August 14th, 2017|0 Comments

Fun with Freeze Dried Raspberries & Stacy Lyn Harris

Have you been enjoying our recent video clips by Stacy Lyn Harris? If you’re just joining the fun, cookbook author, gardener, mother of seven, sustainability expert, and guest chef Stacy Lyn Harris has been sharing her cooking and gardening segments on RFDTV’s Rural Heritage show on cable TV. Stacy Lyn is a big advocate of

By | August 14th, 2017|0 Comments

Stacy Lyn Harris on Freeze Drying Shrimp

We are sharing some wonderful new video clips from Stacy Lyn Harris, cookbook author, gardener, mother of seven, sustainability expert, and guest chef. This summer and fall, Stacy Lyn is doing cooking and gardening segments on RFDTV’s Rural Heritage show on cable TV. In this episode, Horsepowered High Tech, Stacy Lyn explains why her favorite

By | July 31st, 2017|0 Comments

Cost and Quality of Harvest Right vs Store-bought Freeze Dried Food

Don’t believe it when someone tells you that purchasing emergency food storage is more economical than freeze drying it yourself with a Harvest Right. It isn’t even close. When comparing the expense of freeze drying your own food to the cost of store-bought freeze dried foods, in-home freeze drying will cost as little as one-fifth

By | July 28th, 2017|2 Comments

A Healthier Chip Option

Potato chip cravings don't mess around. What to do? Easy. Skip the greasy bag of chips and make your own batch from real veggies—and little else. We love freeze dried veggie chips because they don't need refrigeration, there are no preservatives, and you can avoid allergens. Freeze dried veggies have a powerful flavor. They're the perfect crunchy

By | July 25th, 2017|11 Comments

Meet Stacy Lyn Harris

Stacy Lyn Harris is an author, speaker, gardener, mother of seven, sustainability expert, and guest chef on broadcast and cable television. Her two popular cookbooks, Stacy Lyn’s Harvest Cookbook and Tracking the Outdoors In, feature hearty, healthy family-oriented meals made from local ingredients. This summer and fall, Stacy Lyn is doing cooking and gardening segments

By | July 18th, 2017|0 Comments

Winner of a Small Freeze Dryer

Congratulations to Cheryl A.! She is the winner of a small freeze dryer. Enter our new giveaway here.

By | July 12th, 2017|5 Comments

Freeze dryer saves the day…and the phone!

We love to hear about what our customers are putting in their freeze dryers. We hear a lot of great stories, some are brand new things they've tried, some we've heard before. Although typically we hear food stories, we occasionally hear about other things, too. We told you about the Clark's drowned iPhone and how it was

By | June 28th, 2017|1 Comment

Freeze Dryer Quickly Pays for Itself

A Home Freeze Dryer will quickly pay for itself in a number of ways: Preserve food you normally waste and throw away. Easily preserve produce from gardens and fruit trees. Create your own long term, emergency food storage. A number of studies show that an average American family wastes 40% of their food purchases per

By | June 27th, 2017|3 Comments

How to Store Freeze Dried Food

Freeze dried food can be stored for up to 25 years! Its longevity depends on how you store it, however. Here are some tips for properly storing freeze dried food so they're fresh and ready when you need them: Make Sure It's Dry When you remove your food from the freeze dryer, break a large

By | June 23rd, 2017|12 Comments