Jul 20, 2012 10:32 AM
We can all appreciate the awesomeness of drying fresh fruits and vegetables. It's a healthy, tasty way to eat local produce all year without overstuffing your freezer. The whole process gets even more earth-friendly when you do it without electricity. This SunWorks Solar Food Dryer Kit ($334) gives you everything you need to construct your own backyard, sun-powered food dryer. Your hippie cred just went through the roof.