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Drying crops is a good preservation technique and can be an income generator. These documents include detailed briefs on how to construct a popular crop dryer.

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تجفيف الخضر والفاكهة

Practical Action Sudan, Published on 2015

يحتوى هذا الدليل على كيفية تصنيع الخضر والفاكهة والمربيات والعصائر ويوضح كيفية تخزين وإعداد وحفظ وتصنيع الأغذية لاتباع نظام غذائي صحي على مدار السنة

DRYIT Batch Tray Dryer in Zip dwg file

Andrew Russell, Published on 2015

Drawings show a double chamber batch dryer used for drying foods and herbs in Zip dwg files.

Un Secador Simple

Neil Noble, Published on 2015

Este secador es una construcción de ladrillos de barro hecha cerca del suelo que utiliza únicamente materiales de bajo costo. Practical Action Nepal ha promovido este tipo de secador en partes...

Production de Piment Sec

Sue Azam-Ali, Dr, Published on 2008

Le piment (Capsicum annum) est originaire du Mexique mais est maintenant cultivé et utilisé dans la plupart des régions du monde.

Sechage des Produits Alimentaires

Sue Azam-Ali, Dr, Published on 2014

Cet aperçu technique décrit certaines conditions nécessaires à la déshydratation des aliments, et résume ce qu'il faut savoir sur les divers équipements de déshydratation.

تجفيف فاكهة الجوافة

Practical Action, Published by Practical Action on 2013

فيديو يشرح كيفية تجفيف فاكهة الجوافة

تجفيف الجزر

Practical Action, Published by Practical Action on 2013

فيديو يشرح كيفية تجفيف الجزر

DRYIT - Construccion de la Secadora de Bandejas

Barrie Axtell;Andrew Jones, Published by Practical Action on 2011

Guía completa sobre cómo construir esta secadora de bandejas. Do a better description like English one? Comprehensive guide on how to make Practical Action's tray dryer, consisting of a cabinet of...

Solar Drying in Peru

Giannina Solari, Published on 2011

Bruno Caracchini has followed up on his idea of producing and marketing dehydrated fruit. His business is in the pilot stage.

DRYIT Semi-continuous Tray Dryer: Construction Video

Barrie Axtell

This video provides some guidelines on the construction of the tray dryer developed by Practical Action.

DRYIT Small Semi-continuous Tray Dryer

Barrie Axtell, Published on 2007

Engineering drawings for the DRYIT semi-continuous tray dryer.

DRYIT Batch Tray Dryer

Andrew Russell

This drawing shows a double chamber batch dryer used for drying foods and herbs

The Dehydration Rack

Kamal Khalifa

This is a technical drawing of a simple drying rack for drying food products.

Solar Dryer Plans

Matthew G. Green;Dishna Schwarz

Description by means of plan drawings of the coconut dryer and the Kenya black box dryer

Solar Drying Equipment: Notes on Three Driers


Three different types of solar dryers are described

Drying Vegetables

Practical Action, Published on 2011

This document describes how to dry vegetables for preservation.

Secadora de Bandejas

Barrie Axtell, Published on 1995

El término de 'secadora de bandejas' se aplica normalmente a pequeños sistemas industriales Guía completa sobre cómo hacer el secador de bandejas de Practical Action, el cual consiste en un...

Le Sechage des Abricots

Sue Azam-Ali, Dr, Published on 2011

Dried apricots are a popular product worldwide. They are relatively easy to dry and are a good source of vitamin A, iron and sugar.

Séchage Solaire

Tony Swetman, Published on 2007

La chaleur du soleil, associée au vent, est utilisée pour sécher les cultures vivrières, dans le but de leur conservation, depuis des milliers d'années.

Drying Vegetables

Practical Action, Published on 2011

Good options for drying vegetables are detailed here.


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