Food you grow in a garden can be preserved in many ways. The best method to dehydrate foods to preserve is to use an electric dehydrator or another method. I make my own vege seasoning all the time now.
Step by step instructions on how to dehydrate garlic and then make garlic powder. Includes tips for peeling garlic and storing dehydrated garlic in addition to garlic powder. Lol, you should make this for Avery!
Pears are harvest-dependent seasonal products, available only during certain periods of the year, and characterised by a limited storage life. But the dried pears will storage for a long time. It also one way for pears storage.
Imagine how much easier life would have been for the pilgrims if they would have only had food dehydrators. The pilgrims would have been able to dry tons and tons of vegetables for winter and provide hot and hearty stews for their peeps. But I suppose.