Hiking the Appalachian Trail: Dave Update Days 1 – 6

On April 13th Dave Nelson began a 2200-mile trek on the Appalachian Trail. His journey began in the Springer Mountains of Georgia and will end in Maine. He’ll be walking for five to six months, carrying everything he needs in his backpack. See our introduction to Dave and see his packing list here. We're happy to

By | April 26th, 2017|0 Comments

Have You Taken the Test?

This month we're talking about good nutrition and better health. March 24th is American Diabetes Alert Day, and the American Diabetes Association (ADA) is encouraging everyone to take their quick online Type 2 Diabetes Risk Test. The test takes about 60 seconds to complete. It's important because 86 million Americans have prediabetes, and the majority

By | March 30th, 2017|1 Comment

Harvest Right Featured in Paratus Business News

Paratus Business News, a trade magazine targeting the survival industry, recently published an article about Harvest Right home freeze dryers. During major election cycles, it’s easy to get caught up in all the excitement and hyperbole about change and the future. But today, there is a difference. It’s called the Harvest Right Home Freeze Dryer,

By | December 5th, 2016|0 Comments

Saving Thanksgiving Dinner

This week is Thanksgiving and it seems almost everyone will be making so many of the delicious foods they love to eat. But, sometimes there's so much food leftover from Thanksgiving dinner that it would require the local National Guard to polish it off. However, if you have a freeze dryer, you can save all

By | November 21st, 2016|4 Comments

Freeze Drying Process from Beginning to End

Do you want to see the freeze drying process from beginning to end; from freeze drying to packaging to rehydrating? Our new video shows Jackie prepping raspberries, apples, ice cream sandwiches, scalloped potatoes, and ham for the freeze dryer. She also shows how to properly package the food and the steps to quickly rehydrate a delicious dinner.

By | September 26th, 2016|0 Comments

Harvest Right Freeze Dryer Review

Recently one of our customers, Sean O., posted a review of his new Harvest Right Freeze Dryer on his blog. Sean says his freeze dryer took 14 days to arrive and only took about an hour to set up. His blog post outlines his first attempts, including freeze drying mashed potatoes, ground beef, shredded cheese,

By | July 11th, 2016|0 Comments

Home Freeze Dried Food vs. Commercially Freeze Dried Food

Recently we did an experiment: Compare home freeze dried food to commercially freeze dried food. Now, having any kind of food storage is a good idea. But we believe that you get better quality and nutrition with a home freeze dryer because you know you're going to get out of your freeze dryer exactly what

By | July 5th, 2016|0 Comments

Vote for Your Favorite Harvest Right Commercial!

Congratulations to Cindy Roggow -- the winner of our $250 gift card!   Want a chance to win a $250 Visa Gift Card for free? Watch our fun, new TV commercials that are just hitting the airwaves. Vote for your favorite commercial by leaving a comment on this blog post by April 10th, 2016, and we'll randomly

By | March 10th, 2016|543 Comments

Tips for Storing and Sending Freeze-Dried Food

Freeze-dried food is much lighter than normal food. It generally retains its original shape, but because all the moisture is removed, it's practically weightless, which makes it easy to transport in an emergency and also simple to mail for dirt cheap. Freeze-dried food is also resistant to spoiling, but it can still go bad if

By | March 2nd, 2016|9 Comments

Freeze-dried Ham Dinner

One of the things the home freeze-drying community is talking about is how simple it is to freeze dry and quickly rehydrate entire meals. This comes in handy in a true emergency, such as a power-outage or storm, and in life's small emergencies, like when your child announces they have a science

By | February 22nd, 2016|12 Comments