Do you need a dehydrator to make jerky?

Answer No, you also can make jerky in an oven. Cut the meat into 1-inch thick slices, season, and place on an oven rack. Remove all other racks from the oven, and preheat to 200 degrees. Place a pan under... Read More »

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How Do I Set My Nesco Dehydrator for Jerky?

Whether you want to jerk your own wild game or want to try a new marinade to make jerky using store-bought meats, your Nesco dehydrator will remove the moisture from the marinated meat in a relativ... Read More »

How to Make a Dehydrator?

Preserving food by the dehydration method is a great alternative to canning and freezing. It requires less space and keeps food longer. Dehydrating eliminates the bacteria, yeast and mold in food t... Read More »

How to Make Pemmican in a Dehydrator?

Pemmican was a great staple of the Plains Indians in bygone days, and came in turn to be an important food of the early explorers, fur traders and settlers. It consisted of venison or bison meat dr... Read More »

How to Make Raisins Using a Food Dehydrator?

Raisins, high in iron, are easy to make in your dehydrator. After making the raisins, you'll be able to store them for the long term. Here are the instructions for growing organic grapes, dehydrati... Read More »