Food Dehydrators are one of the least expensive ways of preparing both short and long term food supplies.  There are many variables that determine how long dehydrated food can be stored.  Review the following link:  Storage Life of Dry Foods.

Food dehydration, in addition to canning, is often the only way to store vegitables and fruits from your own garden beyond the growing season.  Dehydrated foods often have more intense flavors and can be rehydrated for use in many recipes in addition to serving as a snack foods.

Following are several links on Food Dehydration:

How to Dehydrate Foods for Long Term Storage by The Prepper Project

How to Dehydrate Foods for Long Term Storage
by Ready Nutrition

The Dehydrator Bible

Dehydrating Food by BackPacking Chef

13 Things to Know Before you Dehydrate by Urban Survival

A Beginners Guide to Dehydrating Food by Compact Applicance

6 Ways to Dehydrate Foods by Mom with a Prep

101+ Dehydrating Recipes for Food Storage by Mom with a Prep

Easy Food Dehydrating

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