• 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 […]

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  • 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, […]

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  • 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 […]

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  • Dwarf Butterfly Bush Varieties: What You Need to Know

    Dwarf Butterfly Bush Varieties: What You Need to Know

    The gorgeous dwarf butterfly bush plants, which come in a range of colors and varieties, make an excellent addition to any garden. However, to keep dwarf butterfly bushes happy and healthy there are a few things a budding gardener ought to know. Dwarf butterfly bushes grow to a maximum of between two and three feet […]

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  • Complete Guide to Fats and Oils in Food Storage

    Complete Guide to Fats and Oils in Food Storage

    Fats and oils are essential parts of a well-balanced diet, making it important to know how to store these ingredients for the long term. But working with fats and oils can be more complex than working with other food groups. So, what is the main information to keep in mind when storing fats and oils? […]

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  • Can Chickens See in the Dark? Are They Afraid of the Dark?

    Can Chickens See in the Dark? Are They Afraid of the Dark?

    Chickens are important farm animals whether you want meat and/or eggs. There are many interesting facts about these animals, including their relationship with the dark. Can chickens see in the dark? And are they afraid of it? Chickens cannot see in the dark. In fact, they’re considered blind by nightfall. However, they would be able […]

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  • How Long Does Jerky Last? How to Make It Last Longer

    How Long Does Jerky Last? How to Make It Last Longer

    Jerky is known for its long shelf life, but knowing how long it will stay edible and how long it will taste good are two different things. While theoretically jerky can be edible indefinitely, you don’t want to eat something that doesn’t taste good. Jerky can last between one week to 2+ years depending on […]

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  • When Can Baby Chickens Go Outside?

    When Can Baby Chickens Go Outside?

    It’s so rewarding to watch cute, fluffy baby chicks grow up. Especially when they grow into hens and produce fresh eggs. Baby chicks need lots of time, care, and attention, and need to live inside to stay warm. As baby chicks get older, how can you tell when the time is right to take them […]

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  • Do Radishes Grow Above Ground? (How and Why You Would Want To)

    Do Radishes Grow Above Ground? (How and Why You Would Want To)

    Radishes are deliciously tangy vegetables, great for both for snacking and cooking. Not only are they tasty, but also a healthy addition to your diet! But do radishes only grow in the ground, or do radishes grow above ground, too? Radishes grow underground unless the soil is compacted, and then they grow slightly above the […]

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  • Who Manufactures Freeze Dryers? Questions Answered

    Freeze-drying has existed for over a century as a method of food preservation. Nowadays, the freeze-drying method has seen a spike in popularity due to the advancements in these appliances that make it possible to explore the world of freeze-drying from the convenience of your home. The growing interest in freeze-drying has led to the […]

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  • Are Small Freeze-Dryers Better Than Big Food Dehydrators?

    Are Small Freeze-Dryers Better Than Big Food Dehydrators?

    When it comes to preserving food there are many options to consider, but the most effective are often dehydration and freeze-drying. But if you had to pick one method, is it better to get a small freeze-drier or a big food dehydrator? If you can only get one, then, in my experience, a small freeze-dryer […]

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  • How Long Do Freeze Dryers Last?

    A freeze dryer or a lyophilizer is a machine that works by freezing perishable products and removing the water from them. Freeze-dried foods are shelf-stable up to 25 years if properly stored. A freeze dryer is a fantastic addition to any home, but it’s also an expensive one, so you might ask yourself: “How long […]

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