How to make a Zeer Pot refrigerator for offgrid food storage

If you’d like to learn how to make a low-tech food storage device that uses absolutely no electricity to keep food cool, these instructions for building a Zeer Pot (or pot-in-pot refrigerator) are a great place to start.

Zeer Pot Refrigerator Keeps Food Fresh Without Electricity (via Insteading)

So you’ve got your homegrown vegetables and yard-bred rabbit yummies all ready to be canned and dried. Some of it, though, you’ll want to eat fresh- but you’ll have a narrow window to do so, especially if you’re way off the grid or, worse, if…

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