Category: Food Storage

  • Complete Guide to Freeze-Drying Yogurt and Kefir

    Complete Guide to Freeze-Drying Yogurt and Kefir

    While yogurt and kefir both come from fermented milk, they have some differences. For example, kefir is a creamier liquid, whereas yogurt has a thicker consistency. In addition, both contain probiotics that promote healthy digestion, but kefir has a higher content. Yogurt and kefir are full of healthy nutrients including calcium, protein, and probiotics. These […]

  • Can You Rent a Freeze-Dryer? Things to Know!

    Can You Rent a Freeze-Dryer? Things to Know!

    Freeze-drying allows us to dehydrate food for long-term use easily. It’s an excellent tool for stocking home food storage, preserving food for hiking trips or outdoor adventures, and avoiding waste when products are near their best before dates. That’s why many people wonder if you could rent a freeze-dryer. Freeze dryers can be rented for […]

  • How to Store Honey: Short-Term and Long-Term Food Storage

    How to Store Honey: Short-Term and Long-Term Food Storage

    Whether raw or pasteurized, honey is always good in our cupboard. It’s a suitable sugar replacement that packs lots of benefits. Once honey becomes part of our regular diet, we’ll find out that having a steady supply is important. To store honey properly for either short or long-term use, first, make sure to have a […]

  • Complete Guide to Storing Wheat in Food Storage

    Complete Guide to Storing Wheat in Food Storage

    Wheat is an excellent candidate for food storage, especially long-term. Due to its suitability for long-term storage, wheat is a popular food for emergency supplies. In addition, it’s a helpful grain that can be purchased in bulk and used regularly. Wheat contains many nutrients, such as calcium and iron. It is also a significant source […]

  • How to Freeze-Dry Insects (Crickets, Mealworms, Worms, etc.)

    How to Freeze-Dry Insects (Crickets, Mealworms, Worms, etc.)

    Did you know the freeze-dryer can also freeze-dry insects? Why would anyone want to freeze dry bugs? Some people like to eat freeze-dried insects. Other people use freeze-dried insects as a special treat for their farm animals or even pets like hedgehogs and reptiles. Freeze-Drying insects is like freeze-drying any other food. It can be […]

  • How to Freeze-dry Milk (Goat, Cow, Sheep, Human, Nut)

    How to Freeze-dry Milk (Goat, Cow, Sheep, Human, Nut)

    Freezing dairy products for long-term storage is not always possible and is not the best solution. Furthermore, dairy that has been frozen in a regular freezer will only last about 3 months. Also, who wouldn’t want to freeze-dry milk that can last up to 20 years on the shelves? Freeze-drying milk is easy, and it […]

  • Complete Guiding to Store Beets

    Complete Guiding to Store Beets

    Beets are extremely healthy and delicious vegetables, perfect not only for kids but for adults also, we all love them! But when you’re first learning to like beets or learning how to store them, what’s the best way to store beets? The best way to store beets depends on how they are to be used; […]

  • Harvest Right Freeze Dryer Size Comparison Guide

    Harvest Right Freeze Dryer Size Comparison Guide

    These days, people have been looking for ways to preserve their food without sacrificing its nutritional value or adding too much sodium or sugar to food. Freeze drying has become a popular way to preserve food because it is easy to prepare, store and consume. But what’s the best size freeze-drying unit to get? The […]

  • Comparing Freeze Dryers Brands: which is best (Harvest Right)

    Comparing Freeze Dryers Brands: which is best (Harvest Right)

    When you’re shopping for freeze dryers, it’s totally normal to look at the price tag and wonder if there aren’t some better-priced options available. So what is the difference between freeze dryer brands? And is Harvest Right really the only option? There are dozens of companies that make freeze dryers; however, most of those brands […]

  • Can You Make Your Own Freeze Dryer Door Pad or Pillow?

    Can You Make Your Own Freeze Dryer Door Pad or Pillow?

    Freeze Dryers used to come with a handy little insulation pillow called Freeze Dryer Pads or Pillows. However, in recent releases of freeze dryers, the insulated pads are no longer a free add-on, nor are they available in Harvest Right’s online store. Without the freebee, people have been wondering if making their own Freeze dryer […]

  • How to Safely Store Freeze-dried Foods in Mason Jars (vacuum sealer)

    How to Safely Store Freeze-dried Foods in Mason Jars (vacuum sealer)

    Mason jars are a great way of storing food safely. They are very suitable when it comes to freeze-dried food. It is important to prepare jars properly to maintain the quality of food for a long time. Below, we will outline how to safely store freeze-dried food. To safely store freeze-dried food in mason jars, […]

  • How Long Does Goat Milk Last? (Raw, Fresh, Frozen, Etc.)

    How Long Does Goat Milk Last? (Raw, Fresh, Frozen, Etc.)

    The most commonly consumed dairy product worldwide is actually goat milk. This is because goats tend to be easier to take care of than cows and the milk they offer is packed with benefits. If you plan on having fresh goat milk, it’s important to know how long it will last and how to store […]